Richard Brian SIMONS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-11-05
Education Royal GS High Wycombe, Exeter Coll Oxford (BA)
Publications N/A
Recreations tennis, TV, piano, cinema
Clubs Groucho
Style Richard Simons, Esq
Career ITN 1974-91: joined as grad trainee TV journalist 1974, news ed News at One 1977, news ed News at Ten 1979, news ed General Election 1983 and 1987, sports ed 1985-86, special productions exec 1989; head of features Carlton TV 1991-96; cmmns with Carlton incl: Hollywood Women, Hollywood Kids (BAFTA nominee for Best Documentary), Hollywood Men, Hollywood Pets, The Visit I, II and III (NY Film Festival Gold Award), Special Babies, Blues & Twos, Sport in Question, Animal Detectives, The Day I Nearly Died, Paranormal World of Paul McKenna I and II, SAS - Soldier's Story, Police Camera Action, Oddballs, Beyond Belief I and II, Champion Children, ITV Panasonic Sports Award, Police Stop!; Meridian Broadcasting Ltd (now part of ITV plc): controller of Programmes and Production 1996-2000, memb Bd 1997-2001; md Squirrel Networks Ltd 2001-, consltg head of devpt GMTV, devpt dir New Media Prodn United Broadcasting and Entertainment; memb RTS
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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