Kirsty Hanson

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Commissioning Editor  UKTV

Kirsty is an experienced Commissioning Editor and Executive Producer with a raft of high-profile primetime series to her name from Popular Factual and Documentary to Formats and Features. Kirsty has managed major international brands, series with ambitious scale and extreme environments as well as sensitive and compliance-heavy series. Since joining UKTV in 2018, Kirsty has commissioned shows including Wedding ValleyAlex Jones: Making BabiesRochelle Humes: Interior Designer In The MakingThe Wedding FixerSpecial Ops: Crime Squad UKMy Greatest Dish and Sarah Beeny: Renovate Don’t Relocate.

Prior to UKTV, Kirsty was a Commissioning Editor at BBCWW, where commissions include Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond The Lobby, Meet The Humans with Michael MosleySpecial Forces: Ultimate Hell WeekThe Secret Helpers, all for BBC2. Other freelance credits include The Hoarder Next Door, The Restaurant ManHow Not To Get OldWould Like To MeetWhat Not To WearAntiques Uncovered with Lucy Worsley and Turn Back Your Body Clock.