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Clintons’ HiddenLight Hires ‘For Sama’ EP; Bear Grylls Sets ITV Series; Discovery+ Orders ‘Builds On Wheels’ — Global Briefs

Clintons’ HiddenLight Hires ‘For Sama’ EP; Bear Grylls Sets ITV Series; Discovery+ Orders ‘Builds On Wheels’ — Global Briefs

Clintons’ HiddenLight Hires ‘For Sama’ EP

HiddenLight Productions, the production outfit co-founded by Hillary Rodham Clinton, Sam Branson, and Chelsea Clinton, has hired BAFTA and Emmy-winning executive producer Siobhan Sinnerton to the role of creative director and SVP of unscripted. She joins from Channel 4, where she commissioned and executive produced the Oscar-nominated documentary For Sama. Sinnerton has worked at Channel 4 for more than a decade, with her other credits including The Hunt for Jihadi John, BAFTA-winning Myanmar’s Killing Fields, and Emmy-winning Escape from Isis. Sinnerton will report to HiddenLight CEO, Johnny Webb, who said: “Siobhan’s love for premium storytelling, impact and innovation makes her a very exciting addition to our senior team.” Sinnerton added: “The need to create programmes that have real purpose, but that also entertain and reach the widest possible audience, is more pressing now than ever before. HiddenLight is one of the most exciting

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