Anna will join Wall to Wall in March 2017 with a brief to develop our slate of popular contemporary series, as well as overseeing some of the company’s existing shows.
On joining, Anna says: “After, almost, seven amazing years commissioning at Channel 4, and over 20 years working for broadcasters, I’m finally taking the plunge to join the indie world. Leanne and her team at Wall to Wall have one of the best reputations in the industry and I’m really excited about joining them and building on their slate of factual television.”
Anna is currently a Commissioning Editor in Channel 4’s documentaries department. She joined in 2010 and since then her credits include series Secret Life of the Zoo, Posh Pawn, British Army Girls, and award-winning singles Paedophile Hunter, Dogging Tales, Gypsy Blood and Secrets of the Living Dolls. She also oversaw returning series such as Supervet, 24 Hours in A&E and Secret Life of 4 and 5 Year Olds. Prior to joining Channel 4, Anna was commissioning editor for documentaries at SBS-TV in Australia working on a range of factual commissions including the Australian version of Who Do You Think You Are?
Commenting on the appointment, Leanne Klein CEO said: “I’m absolutely delighted to welcome Anna to Wall to Wall. She’s a brilliant fit for the company as she’s been responsible for commissioning some of the most popular series and ground-breaking single films on Channel 4 in recent years. I am very much looking forward to her getting started.”