BBC is unveiled of Michael McIntyre wheel And empty empty cEditor Kalpana Patel-Knight was removed as head of entertainment, completing its major commissioning reorganization.
Patel-Knight will reprise the newly-created role in September, which was forged after a reorganization that saw the former entertainment director Kate Phillips Be the Unscripted director, overseeing all non-screenplay genres.
Patel-Knight has been with the BBC for five years, serving as commissioning editor on big-budget series Michael McIntyre’s The Wheel, Blankati Blank And Wim Half Freeze the Fear.
She is a former head of entertainment at UK Indie Possessed and has produced the likes of Celebs go dating.
The appointment of Patel-Knight means that Phillip’s non-scripting team is complete, coming after a restructuring spearheaded by Chief Content Officer Charlotte Moore. decision not to hire Vacant Director Factual, Art and Classical Music for the role after a lengthy interview process.
Phillips said: “With his proven track record in production and commissioning, his vision for the future, and his love of entertainment, Kalpana will be a great leader and I look forward to working with him on the script without accompanying the other heads.” Am.”
Patel-Knight said: “I am excited to be working with an incredible team, top-class talent and suppliers to bring even more brightness and joy to BBC audiences.”