The Team

Sam Branson - Founder & Chairman

Sam Branson

Founder & Chairman

Sam Branson is the founder of Sundog Pictures.

He is a social entrepreneur, adventurer and philanthropist – and is passionate about the medium of film and the positive impact it can have on the planet.

 

Johnny Webb - Co-Founder & MD

Johnny Webb

Co-Founder & MD

Johnny has 16 years of broadcast experience, including Director of Programmes and MD of Virgin Media TV.

He has commissioned programmes and digital content across a suite of channels, including Living and Virgin 1.

Sam Anthony - Creative Director

Sam Anthony

Creative Director

With more than 20 years of experience in factual and documentary television, Sam has worked as an executive producer at RDF Media, ITV Studios, Shine, Renegade Pictures and Nutopia – as well as three years at the BBC in factual commissioning.

Lee-Anne Richardson -  Head of Production

Lee-Anne Richardson

Head of Production

Lee-Anne has 20 years experience in TV production, including documentaries, branded content and factual entertainment.

She was formerly head of production at Somethin’ Else and Eyeworks.

Jonas Crabtree - Head of Development

Jonas Crabtree

Head of Development

Jonas has devised factual series for broadcasters including C4, BBC and Sky.

He cut his teeth on award winning science show, Brainiac, and joined Sundog after a run of commissions at Twenty Twenty: Life Savers (BBC1), Reverse Missionaries and The Restaurateur (BBC2) and Benefits Britain 1949 for C4.

Catherine Capon - Head Of New Business

Catherine Capon

Head Of New Business

In Cat’s career, she has gained experience in both broadcast media and marketing, including roles at the BBC and Saatchi & Saatchi.

She is passionate about her role in brand-funded production at Sundog as it draws on her background in both industries.

Paul Pritchett-Brown - Editor

Paul Pritchett-Brown

Editor

Paul has worked across the television broadcast industry for 13 years.

He has helped design the UK’s first end to end tapeless work flow, and has production experience in both studio and on-location – as well as established editor credits across multiple platforms.

 

Martin Howden - Social Media Producer

Martin Howden

Social Media Producer

Martin develops and manages all social media strategies at Sundog Pictures.

A former national showbiz journalist, he has also worked at  Yahoo! Movies and was Channel Manager at digital entertainment platform Entrago.