Antenna Pictures is a London based production company producing daring and ambitious series for viewers all over the world.
We pride ourselves on our mischievous and yet deeply informed approach to development. Our focus is on premium factual for audiences who demand more. Antenna is in production for both UK and US platforms.
Founded in 2016 the company is a division of international broadcaster/studio Blue Ant Media, which is headquartered in Toronto.
Jago is a producer with more than 20 years experience and the creative director of Antenna Pictures. Formerly managing director and co-founder of NERD TV, Jago was previously head of documentaries at Tiger Aspect and head of development at Optomen Television. Past credits include The Lion Cub From Harrods (Channel 5/ Animal Planet), Inside The Gangsters Code (Discovery), The 12 Year Old Lifer (A&E/ Channel 4), Find My First Love (FYI/ MTV UK) and Experimental (Channel 4/ Nat Geo).
During over 20 years in factual programming, Isabelle has held many different production roles before specialising as a Production Manager and Head of Production. Before Antenna, Isabelle was Head of Production at Lambent Productions, guiding production managers across a diverse slate of output, including Dead Behind Bars (BBC1), Pet Hoarders (Channel 5), The Camera that Changed the World (BBC 4), as well as handling distribution, financial, business and legal affairs.
Oliver’s people-finding and story-telling skills were honed during six years in print journalism. His first TV project was the Channel 4 True Stories documentary 12 Year Old Lifer. Having won commissions with networks including Discovery Channel and Channel 4, Oliver has also worked at Blast, The Garden and Firecracker and developed feature documentaries and factual entertainment for NERD TV. He also works on commissioned projects, most recently producing the series Animal Mafia with NERD for Fusion.
Grace has nearly 20 years experience in specialist factual programmes, having made a diverse slate of films for the biggest broadcasters in the UK and the US. Thriving on the challenges of contemporary film-making, Grace’s credits include the Emmy-nominated docu-drama Inside the Twin Towers, an investigation into the state of the nation with former Deputy PM John Prescott, and the BAFTA-contender, Back in Time for Dinner.
After graduating from the Moving Image course at Brighton University, Ali worked as an editor at Grokker inc, OH TV and Scuzz TV, before moving into development research at NERD. He also works as a self-shooting director and editor for music videos (Lakuta, Ellie Ford) and has been a visual director at Stamp Members Club in Soho. Oh, and did we mention that Ali has been a solar engineer, cheesemonger, tree surgeon, drum teacher and professional clown?
Aisha began working in television two years ago with a stint in development at NERD. She then moved to Oxford Films and worked on a number of projects, including Channel 4’s Marilyn Monroe: Auction of a Lifetime. Aisha is passionate about producing her own films and spent time in Kenya shooting a documentary about a hunter-gatherer tribe. She has also taught English in Burma, DJed at a radio station in south London, and won a pancake-eating competition in Bristol.
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