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Meet the Commissioner: Matthew Littleford, UKTV


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Matthew Littleford is Channel Controller for the UKTV network; he recently outlined his current channel strategy and needs (as of August 2009).

Matthew's View on UKTV
  • Factual UKTV channels include: Dave, Really, Good Food, Home, Eden, Blighty, Watch and Yesterday.
  • Dave website is rebranding and are launching a new schedule in mid-September.
  • Really is reality/lifestyle programming for women aged 18-34 years.
Looking For:
  • Cookery shows with new (and established) talent for Good Food
  • Talent – bigger names.
  • Noisy  lifestyle shows – with focus on talent, home and foo.
How to pitch 
  • Send a one-liner with a snappy title.

Source: MGEITF session 30 August 2009 (with thanks to 3witches for the notes).

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