November 29 - December 1, San Francisco

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers

Where smart content matters
Richard Bradley

Richard Bradley, Lion Television (UK)

Managing Director

Richard Bradley is a founder of Lion Television. Part of All3Media, Lion is one of the industry’s most highly-regarded production companies with bases in London, Glasgow and New York. Richard specializes in popular, ambitious history and factual projects but also oversees scripted, comedy and children’s content for broadcasters throughout Europe, Asia and North America. Under his creative leadership, Lion has established a worldwide reputation for innovative, quality television, winning many awards, including BAFTAs, Emmys and British Comedy Awards from the hit comedy series Horrible Histories for CBBC—winner of over 40 awards—to the work of professor Mary Beard such as Pompeii, and factual drama First Light. Richard has years of experience of ambitious international co-productions, and has created pioneering global production partnerships especially in China where Lion have made numerous ground-breaking shows—from Confucius with CCTV10 to Chinese New Year with the BBC and CICC. Prior to founding Lion, Richard was an Emmy Award–winning director at the BBC for 12 years.