Colin Stuart ROGERS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1947-02-06
Education St Olave's GS London, Univ of Essex (BA, MA)
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs Groucho
Style Colin Rogers, Esq
Career with ATV Network then Central Independent Television 1972-80: variously head of scripts, prodr of children's drama, prodr of single plays, ATV rep on ITV Network Children's Prog Ctee and ITV Labour Rels Ctee, latterly prodr of drama series Central Television; freelance prodr 1980-85 (series incl Spyship and Anna of the Five Towns, films incl Three Minute Heroes, Atlantis and The Groundling and the Kite for Play for Today and Space Station Milton Keynes for Screen Two; dir three shorts for The Golden Oldie Picture Show); BBC TV: exec prodr 1986-90, dep head Drama Series and Serials Dept 1986-88, prodr of series incl All Passion Spent 1986 (nominated BAFTA Best Drama Series), A Perfect Spy 1987 (TRIC Best BBC TV Series Award 1988, nominated BAFTA Best Drama Series 1988 and Best Mini-series Emmy 1989), Summer's Lease 1989 (nominated BAFTA Best Drama Series 1990, John Gielgud awarded Best Actor Emmy 1990); exec prodr Thin Air 1987, Sophia and Constance 1988, Shadow of the Noose 1989, Portrait of a Marriage 1990 (Grand Prize Banff Festival 1991), Spender (created with Jimmy Nail and Ian la Frenais) 1991; estab independent film drama prodn co Deco Films and Television Ltd 1990 (prodns incl continuing series of Resnick drama serials for BBC 1992- (Bronze Medal NY Festival 1992)), concurrently controller of drama Meridian Broadcasting Ltd 1991-95; at Meridian exec prodr of: Harnessing Peacocks (Gold Nymph Award Best Film and Silver Nymph Award Best Screenplay Monte Carlo Festival 1994) 1993, Under the Hammer 1994, The Ruth Rendell Mysteries 1994 and 1995 (Master of the Moor Silver Medal NY Festival 1995), The Vacillations of Poppy Carew 1994, The English Wife 1995; chm and chief exec Deco Group of Companies 1995- (prodr film Peggy Su! 1997), dir Cornwall Film Fund 2001-03; exec prodr: The Way Things Work 2002, Jubilee Pool 2002, Birt Dyneley 2002, Cheap Rate Gravity 2002, Fishing Film 2003; country dir India BBC World Serv Tst 2003-05 (Global Business Coalition Award 2008), exec dir Nat Assoc for Literature Devpt 2005-06, country dir Nigeria BBC World Serv Tst 2007-08; exec prodr: Jasoos Vijay (Thriller Prog of the Year Indian TV Awards), Haath Se Haath Milaa (UNICEF/Cwlth Broadcasting Assoc Award 2003, Best Public Service Ad Campaign Indian TC Awards 2004); juror Monte-Carlo Television Festival 2012; vice-chair Cornwall and Isles of Scilly NHS PCT 2006-08; lectr UC Falmouth 2005-10; memb: Nat Advsy Ctee Kent Literature Festival 1993-98, Cncl RTS 1995-99, Media Centre for Cornwall Steering Gp 1999-2001 (dir 2001-), Ctee W Cornwall Branch CPRE 1999-2005, Cornwall CC Cultural Industries Task Force 2000-03, Bd of Tstees Cornwall Theatre Co Ltd 2005- (chair 2010-12), Bd of Tstees Mencap 2005-, Bd of Govrs Mencap Nat Coll 2006-10 (chair 2008-10); chair Mencap Educn and Learning Ctee 2010- (memb Audit and Assurance Ctee 2011-), chair Cornwall and Isles of Scilly NHS PCT Special Cases Appeals Tbnl 2010-13; FRTS, FRSA
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