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LINDSAY SALT

SKY DRAMA – UK

HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT, SKY DRAMA

Lindsay Salt joined Sky Drama as Head of Development in February 2016. Lindsay oversees all development for original drama for Sky, running the slate for both Sky One and Sky Atlantic and working with all the major independent production companies across the UK. Productions currently shooting for Sky Drama include TIN STAR (Kudos), GUERRILLA (Fifty Fathoms/Greendoor), JAMESTOWN (Carnival), RIVIERA (Archery Pictures), LUCKY MAN 2 (Carnival), DELICIOUS (Bandit) and BRITANNIA (Neal St/Vertigo).

Prior to joining Sky, Lindsay spent eight years at Andy Harries’ production company, Left Bank Pictures. In her latest role there, Lindsay worked as a Producer, working across the development slate as well as on production, including shows such as STRIKE BACK for Sky One/Cinemax, the BAFTA-award winning WALLANDER starring Kenneth Branagh for BBC1/BBC America and TOMMY COOPER: NOT LIKE THAT, LIKE THIS starring David Threlfall for ITV.

Lindsay began her career in television at TALK BACK THAMES.

LINDSAY SALT

HEAD OF DEVELOPMENT, SKY DRAMA – UK

Pitching Market – READY STEADY PITCH!

Market Hall 2, Ground Floor

In five quick minutes you need to pitch your project to television Network Executives and receive constructive feedback before the bell goes and you’re on your way. Bookings are essential. Hannah Barnes – General Manager Lifestyle, Foxtel Steve Bibb – Head of Factual, ABC Theirry Bled – Executive Producer, Discovery Networks Jon Casimir – Head of Entertainment, ABC Warren Clarke – Development Executive, Matchbox Pictures Neal Downward – […]

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THE WORLD IS OUR OYSTER: Making TV For The International Market

Conference Halls 1 & 2, Level 2

We all want to play in the international television market. Some of our content sells, but not everything. What do Australian producers need to do to really be part of the international golden age of television? Speakers: Cathy Payne – CEO, Endemol Shine International Rosemary Blight – Producer, Goalpost Pictures Lindsay Salt – Head of […]

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SPA Connect Roundtables provide you with the opportunity to meet leading local and international guests in a relaxed and informal environment. Each guest heads a table and talks about their organisation and their role, current industry trends and the types of projects currently being commissioned or financed. Each roundtable will run for 25 minutes and will […]

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