Julian Meers Production Manager
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Julian Meers
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Email: info@julianmeers.tv
Other: http://www.linkedin.com/in/julianmeers

About me: Julian Meers is a Line Producer or Production Manager covering a wide range of entertainment, live events, drama and comedy genres; experienced with multi-camera studio and location shoots. As Production Executive at FremantleMedia in Worldwide Entertainment he was tasked to increase the collaboration and communication between production centres globally.

Genre: Animation, Childrens, Comedy, Corporate, Drama, Light Entertainment, Multi camera Studio, Outside Broadcasts, Reality

Other skills: As line producer recently completed The Crime Thriller Awards from The Grosvenor for Cactus TV. Production consultancy for series of X Factor and Got Talent in Serbia and Asia. Line producing multi camera international Illusionist show for ITV1 from Eventim Apollo. Have managed many live multi camera events eg Bollywood Carmen from Bradford city centre for BBC Music, NTAs from 02 Arena and Royal Albert Hall, National Film Awards from Royal Festival Hall. Line produced one off period drama for ITV1. Budgeting of comedy drama, drama and entertainment. Further details at http://www.linkedin.com/in/julianmeers


Credits

The Crime Thriller Awards 2014

Production company: Cactus TV; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Outside Broadcasts; Broadcaster: ITV3.

One off award show recorded at The Grosvenor House Hotel


Asia’s Got Talent, Singapore

Production company: FremantleMedia; On-screen credit: Pre production consultancy; Programme type: Light Entertainment, Multi camera Studio.

Preproduction period of multi territory Asia’s Got Talent based out of Singapore


SOUTH BANK SKY ARTS AWARDS

Production company: Directors Cut Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: OB; Broadcaster: Sky Arts.

A multi camera award show from The Ballroom at The Dorchester Hotel presented by Melvyn Bragg with three music performances and 350 guests.


X FACTOR IN SERBIA

Production company: MKB Productions; On-screen credit: Consultant; Programme type: LE; Broadcaster: Pink.

Production consultancy for setting up the first series of X Factor in Belgrade.


THE ILLUSIONISTS

Production company: Wizard TV; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: OB; Broadcaster: ITV1.

Multi camera recording of international magic spectacular from Eventim Apollo


BOLLYWOOD CARMEN

Production company: BBC Music; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: LE, Music, OB; Broadcaster: BBC3.

60 minute music / dance / drama aired live from Bradford city centre performed in front of 5000. Production incuded 70 artists, 100 crew, 12 cameras and 4 principal stakeholders.


THE MAKING OF A LADY

Production company: Runaway Fridge; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: ITV1.

90 minute one off period drama set in Victorian times. Production based out of Manchester with 12 principal interior and exterior locations. Also covered management of all post production.


MAESTRO

Production company: BBC Music; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Music, Reality; Broadcaster: BBC2.

Reality programme about conducting opera


PRODUCTION EXECUTIVE

Production company: FremantleMedia; Programme type: Drama, LE.

For the last eighteen months have been tasked to head up a new production initiative within FremantleMedia that increased communication and knowledge sharing between the entertainment and drama worldwide production centres. Set up two international conferences, each attended by fifty delegates. Also acted as a production conduit, within Worldwide Entertainment, to facilitate more economic and efficient production practises globally.


A:3K FOOTBALL

Production company: Talent Television; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: LE, OB; Broadcaster: ITV1.

Game skill event at 02 Arena with six of the top world footballers. Spectacular production values and 20 cameras. Event unexpectantly postponed due to unavailability of English players.


NATIONAL MOVIE AWARDS

Production company: Indigo Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: LE, OB; Broadcaster: ITV1.

Award ceremony live from Royal Festival Hall with Tom Cruise, Gwyneth Paltrow , Kylie etc


15TH NATIONAL TELEVISION AWARDS

Production company: Indigo Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: OB; Broadcaster: ITV1 and ITV2.

Live award show from 02 Arena followed by Backstage show


BILL BAILEY PRODUCTIONS

Production company: Glassbox Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Comedy.

Postproduction, reversioning and setting up library of previous productions. Setting up new shows for the future.


THE NATIONAL TELEVISION AWARDS 2008

Production company: Indigo Television; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: OB; Broadcaster: ITV1 ITV2.

1 x 120 minute live event from The Royal Albert Hall


THE NATIONAL MOVIE AWARDS 2008

Production company: Indigo Television; On-screen credit: Unit Manager; Programme type: OB; Broadcaster: ITV1.

1 x 120m as live event from the Royal Festival Hall


EVERYBODY DANCE NOW

Production company: Talent Televsion; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: LE; Broadcaster: ITV1.

1 x 60m special about dance crazes. Multi camera studio based event with 250 artistes


ORSUM ISLAND

Production company: Pineapple Squared; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Multimedia.

CGI 3D Animation series


COMMERCIAL BREAKDOWN

Production company: Celador Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: LE; Broadcaster: BBC1.

8 x 40m entertainment clip show with Jimmy Carr requiring international clearances and a multi camera studio recording in front of live audience.


THE ODDITORIUM

Production company: Celador; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: ITV2.

1 x 25m multi camera studio based comedy pilot with live audience.


CATWALK DOGS

Production company: Shed Productions; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: ITV1.

1 x 90 min location drama by Simon Nye starring Chris Marshall. Required large crowd scenes and extensive use of dogs. Shot on HD.


FOX TV UK

On-screen credit: Production Executive; Programme type: LE, Reality.

Overseeing a wide range of comedy, reality and live studio programmes


THE GREEN GREEN GRASS

Production company: Shazam Productions; On-screen credit: Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: BBC1.

6 x 30m + Special x 60m. Comedy series written by John Sullivan. Shot in High Definition on location in Shropshire & multi camera studio. Initial start up of new production company.


IM FAMOUS & FRIGHTENED 3

Production company: Scream Films; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: Reality; Broadcaster: LivingTV.

17 hours of live outside broadcast from the haunted tunnels of Dover Castle.


BLACK BOOKS SERIES 1

Production company: Aseembly TV; On-screen credit: Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: Channel 4.

6 x 30 min. BAFTA winning sitcom series shot on location and multi camera studio.


SPYTV

Production company: Endemol; On-screen credit: Production Manager; Programme type: LE; Broadcaster: BBC1.

6 x 30m Hidden camera entertainment series shot on location presented by Ian Wright


BRITAINS WILDEST

Production company: September Films; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: LE; Broadcaster: Sky One.

8 x 60m Multi camera studio with location / archive inserts.


MANCHILD

Production company: BBC Comedy department; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: BBC1.

1 x 30m London based location drama shot on film


BOB MARTIN Series 1

Production company: Granada Television; On-screen credit: Line Producer; Programme type: Drama; Broadcaster: ITV1.

6 x 50 minute comedy drama starring Michael Barrymore shot on film at Ealing studios.


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