Inspirational Woman: Marverine Cole | Radio and Television Presenter and News Reporter

Marverine Cole is a Journalist and Broadcaster, operating as a Sole Trader. Cole and her husband own and run an independent production company, specialising in corporate video production. Did you ever sit down and plan your career? As a little girl, I was inspired to become a Television News Journalist when I saw Moira Stewart...
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Interview with: Jane Frisby – Television, Commercial and Film Casting Director

“I first saw Daniel Craig starring in the play Marat Sade as part of National Youth Theatre. I knew immediately that he was going to be a star” Jane Frisby recalls. As a casting director with a career spanning thirty years, Jane has spotted and launched the acting careers of many a household name that...
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When I grow up I want to be… – Plate Spinner Blog

“When I grow up I want to be…” Ah. Eight words that echo through the generations of children that have come before my son. Eight words that signify the unbridled optimism of having an age still in single digits, words that swell with the limitless possibilities that are spread before your feet when your main...
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Rush Talent: Building careers in Broadcasting

Rush Talent is a London-based talent agency representing TV & radio presenters. Mel Hales, aged 28, set up the company in March 2014 after years of working as a broadcast agent for a top TV agency. She realized that 90% of her day was spent looking after the established broadcasters with very little time left...
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All male panel shows are now a no go | Danny Cohen BBC Director

Danny Cohen, the Director of BBC Television has spoken up about his plans on improving equality and gender balancing at the national television corporation and focusing in on the lack of female balanced panels in such shows as Have I Got News for You, QI, Mock the Week. Speaking to the Observer, he stated: “We’re...
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WFTV – Women in Film and TV Network

Women in Film & TV is the premier membership organisation for women working in creative media in the UK, and part of an international network of over 10,000 women worldwide. Members of our organisation come from a broad range of professions spanning the entire creative media industry. We host a variety of events throughout the...
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