For over twenty years Richard has worked on an extensive range of factual, documentary and entertainment programmes for the Australian, UK and Asian TV markets. Across this time many have won or have been nominated for major industry awards including Logies, AACTA’s, Rose D’Or, BAFTA and International Emmy’s.
Richard joined the ABC in 2012 and Executive Produced numerous primetime and digital shows before becoming Manager of Development for Factual, Entertainment and Partnerships. Following this role, he became Managing Editor of Factual ensuring that the teams creative focus and editorial priorities delivered a successful, award winning slate of content. He is currently Acting Head of Factual and Culture.
SCREEN FOREVER is proudly supported by the Queensland Government, through Screen Queensland.
Screen Producers Australia respectfully acknowledges the people of the Yugambeh language region, the traditional owners of the lands on which we met. We thank the traditional custodians for welcoming us all onto their lands.
We acknowledge and pay respects to them and all their descendants both past and present. We also acknowledge the many Aboriginal people from other regions as well as Torres Strait and South Sea Islander people who now live in the local area and have made an important contribution to the community.