BBC Studios has promoted Eve Frederick to senior VP of production for its Los Angeles production arm.
According to BBC Studios, Frederick is a key leader of unscripted production for the established business, which achieved record growth in 2021, launching an array of new Los Angeles productions, spanning from originals to US adaptations of hit global formats. She oversees production teams for a variety of BBC Studios produced series and also works to ensure the safety of cast and crew across varied locations, in addition to acting as the point person for sustainability initiatives for BBC Studios’ Los Angeles office and its productions.
Commenting on the promotion, Valerie Bruce, general manager, BBC Studios, Los Angeles Productions, said: “Eve has proven to be a decisive and solution-oriented leader as she navigates the daily challenges that arise in unscripted production.
“Over the past two years throughout the pandemic, she has skilfully managed a multitude of rapidly shifting circumstances. Eve’s production expertise, her commitment to our crews as well as to the creative vision for our series, and her focus on advancing sustainability are vital to our Los Angeles production business”.
Frederick added: “Bringing our projects to life is incredibly rewarding, especially because it’s a collective and inclusive effort spanning some of the most dynamic teams, incredible talent, and challenging production locations in the nation. The scope of what we’re producing together never ceases to amaze and humble me. It’s an honour to support our tireless crews who expertly capture the stunning visuals our programming is known for and who are dedicated to the BBC’s long-standing tradition of collaborative, compelling and insightful storytelling”.
Frederick was most recently VP of production for BBC Studios, Los Angeles Productions. Prior to joining BBC Studios in 2018, she helped build the Los Angeles arm of Matador Content, where she was ultimately named executive in charge.
Frederick began her career with roles at Discovery, Oxygen and MTV Networks. She has also worked in commercial, promotional, event and music production with such companies as HBO, Viacom, Den of Thieves, 3 Ball, Cineflix and Radical Media.