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 Getting On (HBO), the Golden Globe® and Emmy ® 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 digital, broadcast, and premium channels.
Prior to moving to the U.S. and joining BBC Studios, Stephenson oversaw the BBC Talent division in the UK where she directed initiatives to nurture new writers and performers. She then moved to the U.S. and became Vice President, Programming, Co-Production and Acquisition. In that role, she was responsible for developing international co-productions, sourcing formats, and program acquisition.