Senior Vice President, Scripted Development
As Senior Vice President, Scripted Development for BBC Studios, Angie Stephenson is responsible for the creative development and production of scripted shows, focusing on both UK reformats and original programing. She currently serves as an Executive Producer for BBC Studios on Call Me Kat, the new scripted comedy on FOX, starring Mayim Bialik, based on the hit BBC series Miranda, and for This Country, the new docu-comedy directed by Paul Feig for FOX, based on the critically acclaimed BBC series This Country. Stephenson also served as Executive Producer for the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated limited series The Night Of for HBO. Her experience in the U.S. and UK markets has been invaluable on titles such as Getting On for HBO, the Golden Globe® and Emmy® award-nominated limited series The Night Of for HBO, Intruders for BBC AMERICA, and Da Vinci’s Demons for Starz, in addition to a slate of titles currently in development with streaming, broadcast, and premium channels.
Stephenson joined BBC Studios as Vice President, Programming, Co-Production and Acquisition. In that role, she was responsible for developing international co-productions, sourcing formats, and program acquisition. Previously, she oversaw the BBC Talent division in the UK, where she directed initiatives to nurture new writers and performers.
Stephenson holds a BA Hons degree in English and Drama from the University of London and an MBA with Distinction, Broadcasting Concentration, from the University of Bradford.