Kate Townsend

Commissioning Editor, Storyville

Kate has directed and produced a wide range of factual programmes, including Paddington Green, Louis Theroux’s Weird Weekend and films in the This World and Cutting Edge strands. She won the 2007 RTS award for best current affairs documentary for BBC Two’s Power To The People. Most recently she has been Series Producer on Horizon. She is currently commissioning and overseeing content of BBC’s acclaimed Storyville strand.