Denise Seneviratne

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Commissioning Editor, Non-Scripted UK originals, Channel 5 & Paramount +

Denise Seneviratne is Commissioning Editor, Non-Scripted UK originals for Channel 5 and Paramount+. Reporting to Chief Content Officer Ben Frow, Seneviratne is responsible for expanding  Paramount’s factual slate.

Amongst her commissions for Channel 5 are Nuremberg: Nazis on Trial; The Yorkshire Ripper’s New Victims, Happy Campers, Big Brits Go Large, Inside Tesco: 24/7 and Carpound Cops. She has continually developed the channel’s popular Bargain Loving Brits brand to include ‘…By the Sea’ for daytime. More recently, Seneviratne commissioned the ambitious three-part series, Ice Age. Channel 5.