Leo Pearlman

Leo Pearlman

Co-founder, Managing Partner and Executive Producer, Fulwell 73

Leo, alongside his partners, co-founded Fulwell 73 in 2007. The production company has gone on to become an Emmy and BAFTA award-winning content company, producing some of the most watched and impactful shows on the planet. From ‘The Kardashians’ to ‘Sunderland Til I Die’ and with bases in London, LA and Sunderland, Fulwell continues to set the standard across multiple genres.

Leo's role encompasses business development and growth strategy, spearheading the development of Fulwell North in Sunderland, which aims to showcase local talent and to help close the regional skills gap in the film and TV industry.  Leo is also a prolific producer, and executive producer, having worked on Cinderella (Amazon Prime), Supergreed: The Fight For Football (Sky),  Captains and DB Cooper Where Are You (Netflix), Blowing LA (Paramount+) and the Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special  (BBC). His output has enjoyed accolades including BAFTA TV Awards, National Film Awards, Emmys, Grammys and Brits. Leo grew up in Sunderland and studied in Manchester.