Senior Vice President, Scripted Development
As Senior Vice President, Scripted Development for BBC Studios, Angie Stephenson is responsible for the creative development and production of scripted shows, focusing on both UK reformats and original programing. Her experience in the U.S. and UK markets has been invaluable on titles such as Call Me Kat (FOX), Getting On (HBO), the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated limited series The Night Of (HBO), Intruders (BBC AMERICA), and Da Vinci’s Demons (Starz), in addition to a slate of titles currently in development with streaming, broadcast, and premium channels.
Stephenson joined BBC Studios as Vice President, Programming, Co-Production and Acquisition. In that role, she was responsible for developing international co-productions, sourcing formats, and program acquisition. Previously, she oversaw the BBC Talent division in the UK, where she directed initiatives to nurture new writers and performers.
Stephenson holds a BA Hons degree in English and Drama from the University of London and an MBA with Distinction, Broadcasting Concentration, from the University of Bradford.