Leon Mayne

Creative Producer

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationEnfield, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsContent Producer - TV Editor - Screenwriter

Projects

About me

Leon Mayne is an award-winning scriptwriter and producer. In 2015 he was named future rising star in power list magazine’s ‘Britain’s Most Influential People of African & African Caribbean Heritage’ He is Co-Founder of the BWNG Production & Distribution group, a collective dedicated to showcasing the culturally diverse range of talent and narratives in modern day Britain. TV/Digital series he has written and/or produced include multi-award winning Brothers With No Game, Raindance Festival Pilot Finalist ‘A Day In The Life Of Daddy’, Screen Nation Award cast winning ‘How Did We Get Here?’ and globally distributed ‘So He Says’. His work has gone on to broadcast on various networks and digital platforms worldwide. In 2017 he was named on BBC's New Talent Producer Hotlist.

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Skills

  • Script Writer/editor
  • Producer
  • Media Production
  • Video Editor
  • Treatment Writing
  • Director
  • Admin Assistant
  • Production Coordinator
  • Content Production

Work history

Currently

Creative Director

BWNG Ltd

Jul 2010
  • Broxbourne, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • As Creative Director I work in the creative conception and strategy development of the company’s productions. I script, produce and edit a selection of series content whilst managing the creative team and collaborative process with media clients. My primary focus is to edutain a wide demographic with pithy, relevant and quality content.

2016

Production Co-ordinator

Makers Channel

Apr 2016 - Nov 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • At Makers my role included: - Creating new concepts for digital programming and making visual treatments - Pre-Production: Script Editing, Scheduling, Cast & Crew management - Production: Assistant and or co-ordinator on set

2016

Digital Editor

MTA Productions

Oct 2015 - Jan 2016
  • Croydon, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • At MTA productions my role was to edit 15 episodes from Season 2 of their family friendly sitcom 'The T-Boy Show' which would be airing on video on demand platform. I used Final Cut Pro to edit the series

2016

Screenwriter

Hoot Comedy

Apr 2015 - Apr 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • As a screenwriter trying to get projects on to Television, I worked with Hoot Comedy's main producer to come up with concepts via treatments, as well as writing pilots for pitches.

Awards

2017

BBC Producer New Talent Hotlist

BBC

  • BBC Director General Tony Hall and Idris Elba announced a list of emerging talent in different fields of broadcast. I was named amongst the producers, for my work with BWNG Ltd which included series that have deals with London Live, TRACE and multiple international VOD platforms.

2015

Best Webseries

Screen Nation Media

  • In 2015, the series I wrote, directed and co-produced picked up 2 awards at the Screen Nation Digital-Is Awards