Category Archive: Head of Creative

Dracula

Sky Living’s reimagining of Dracula was more than a tale of bloodlust and fangs on necks. It was a story about a vampire who chances on a woman identical to his dead wife.… Continue reading

Doll & Em

Doll & Em is a comedy about friendship pushed to its limit when one pal ends up employed by the other. Staring Emily Mortimer and Dolly Wells, who are real life best friends,… Continue reading

SKY LIVING – Rebrand

To establish Sky Living as the home of grown up, quality entertainment for women and their partners we rebranded the channel on the 30th September changing the logo and osp colour to silver.… Continue reading

The Face

Naomi Campbell takes on two Supermodel rivals in the ultimate competition to find The Face. With the amount of media coverage around our key talent we knew that our audience had strong opinions… Continue reading

Elementary

This modern take on Holmes and Watson is a flagship show for Sky Living. In the first episode of season 2 the eccentric crime solving partnership come to London which we used to… Continue reading

The Blacklist

One of the most anticipated US acquisitions of 2013 stared James Spader as the FBI’s most wanted criminal who has mysteriously surrendered himself in order to help catch another notorious terrorist. As the… Continue reading

CHALLENGE – Rebrand

Challenge had a challenge – it’s two core audiences could not be more different. Older female viewers watch the retro gameshows during daytime, whilst a young male crowd tune in for the wrestling… Continue reading

TNA in the UK

TNA embarked on a UK TOUR and we took the opportunity to use two of the top British wrestlers to entice the fans. Specially shot footage with Magnus, the current World Heavyweight (and… Continue reading

Hannibal

Hannibal Lecter is famous in popular culture through Silence of the Lambs but this is the story of when Hannibal was still on the loose. Practicing as a psychologist and working with the… Continue reading

Sky Living – Brand Campaign

Sky Living had begun a transition away from the stereotypical views of tv for women. We found that, seeking more than weddings and diet shows, our audience were interested in great characters and… Continue reading

Sky Arts Rebrand

Sky Arts is dedicated to sharing the arts in an energetic and unexpected way. To reflect this we wanted to make the channel feel like a place where all arts are welcome, so… Continue reading

Treasure Island

If you’re’ looking for gold, beware of Silver. The ultimate tale of greed, betrayal and treasure: when pirates were really pirates. Sky One remade this classic tale as a two part drama and… Continue reading

Ronnie Wood Show

We launched the Ronnie Wood Show on Sky Arts showing the rock’n’roll legend doing what he does best…playing great music, having fun with his pals and telling us some of the stories from his… Continue reading

Playhouse

Playhouse presents is a series of eleven original plays staring some of the best British actors. We were briefed to give the strand its own brand identity. With such an amazing line up,… Continue reading

Summer Festivals

In 2011 Sky Arts hosted the biggest ever season of Summer Festivals with eleven live music events broadcast between June and September. We produced a creative template, fronted by our host Zoe Ball, that allowed… Continue reading

Jo Whiley Music Show

Jo Whiley is seen as a music guru and so to launch her new programme we filmed her In her own words telling us about her passion for music and what we can… Continue reading

Romanzo Criminale

Romanzo Criminale was a huge success in it’s native Italy. As a foreign drama we couldn’t use any actors dialogue in the launch promo so we concentrated instead on getting across that this… Continue reading

Gilbert & Sullivan

Gilbert and Sullivan have a fanatical and completely varied fanbase. This creative stemmed from the idea that the Motley Pair have so many followers, they can be anyone, from anywhere. Our campaign shows… Continue reading

Chekhov

Chekhov plays are traditional farces of over 100 years old. Sky Arts commissioned a series of shorts but to bring them up to date they cast an all-star line up of very contemporary… Continue reading

Book Show at Hay

Every year Sky Arts broadcasts it’s flagship programme ‘The Book Show’ live from the Hay-on-Wye literary festival. It’s the UK’s biggest book festival leading to the creative thought that Sky Arts are ‘Big… Continue reading