Mark Linsey Named New Director of BBC Studios
Mark Linsey was named new Director of BBC Studios.
Mark was appointed as the BBC’s Controller, Entertainment Commissioning in 2009 and was responsible for programmes including Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Road Show, The Apprentice, Strictly Come Dancing and Graham Norton’s chat show on BBC One. In 2013, he also took on the role of Deputy Director of Television.
Mark will take up the post with immediate effect, and will join the BBC Executive Board in his new role. Charlotte Moore will be responsible for BBC television pending the announcement in the next few weeks of a new structure to simplify the BBC.