The Production Guild of Great Britain (PGGB) first launched its ‘Meet the Producer’ podcast series in 2022, hosted by Film Critic, Presenter and new producer Jason Solomons who is setting out to learn how the best in the business go about their work.
The six-part first series, made in partnership with the British Film Commission, saw leading UK producers sharing unique insights into their individual careers and experiences in the field of screen producing. It featured:
Jed Mecurio OBE - Line of Duty, Bodyguard
Stefan D’Bart & Ward Trowman of Bromantics - BOILING POINT, A VIOLENT MAN
Ronni Ancona & Sally Phillips of Captain Dolly - PALME DOG
Colin Vaines - FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL, CORIOLANUS
Elizabeth Karlsen of Number 9 Films - CAROL, COLETTE
Roopesh Parekh - WILLOW, HIS DARK MATERIALS: THE SUBTLE KNIFE
A second series of PGGB's Meet the Producers podcast, sponsored by Production Service Network, was confirmed in December 2022.
Launching in early 2023, series two will kick off with double Academy Award-winning producer Simon Chinn (Searching for Sugar Man, Man on Wire) in conversation with Jason Solomons, recorded live on 6 December 2022 at FOCUS.
Read the press release