Dean Palmer has been appointed as Director of Development in Peacock Productions’ UK headquarters. In this newly created position, Palmer will be responsible for original programming, series and format development for Peacock Productions’ international division, based out of the UK. He will report to UK Managing Director Steve Anderson.
Prior to Peacock Productions, Palmer was a freelance executive producer who has worked for the BBC Vision, ITV, Channel 4, CBC, Sony Pictures International, Vera, XIX Entertainment, Caledonia TV, Dragonfly, and Nutopia. Recent Show Runner credits include Redemption Inc. for CBC (a Wide-Eyed Entertainment Format) and The Winner Is … for Sony Picture (a Talpa format). Palmer also ran the Features and Documentaries department at the UK independent television and film production company September Films. Recent EP and development credits include Big Trouble in Thailand (Vera) and Teens on Trial; My Husband’s Secret Life (Caledonia).