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Kathleen Hutchison

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Kathleen Hutchison is a producer and commissioner with 20 years experience in British television, working for BBC and various independent companies in both drama and comedy.

Kathleen is presently the Head of Comedy and Drama at Free @ Last Television, developing scripted comedy entertainment and drama programming with new and established talent. She is currently developing two projects with BBC Scotland and setting up a new management company for writers and comedians.

From Feb 2007 – June 2008 Kathleen was Head of New Comedy at Comedy Central UK. Here she commissioned and Exec Produced original comedy programs including: ‘Paramount School of Comedy’, ‘Parklife’, ‘Jack Dee Up Close’, ‘Chris Rock Up Close’ and ‘Badly Dubbed Porn’.

Kathleen also has extensive experience in drama, Executive Producing many episodes of ‘Eastenders’, ‘Holby City’ and ‘Playing the Field’.

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