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Leon Mayne

Screenwriter/ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
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Leon Mayne

Screenwriter/ProducerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
An award-winning screenwriter and producer represented by CAA. His work, especially in providing richly detailed digital, film, and tv programming, has earned him a feature in Powerful Media’s 2015 edition of ‘Britain’s most influential people of African and African Caribbean Heritage’, BBC’s 2017 ‘New Talent Hotlist’, and a Screen Nation 2020 ‘Digital Vanguard Award’. He is Co-Founder of production group BWNG Ltd, a collective dedicated to showcasing the culturally diverse range of talent and narratives in modern day Britain - with multiple projects distributed in over 80 countries worldwide across television. streaming platforms, and airlines. In addition to co-running 'Insight’ a network designed to create opportunities for above-the-line black creatives in scripted production, Leon also works in development with the BBC drama commissioning team.
Projects
  • 'Wandavision writer boards US adaption of UK series' - Deadline
    'Wandavision writer boards US adaption of UK series' - DeadlineWandaVision writer Chuck Hayward is penning comedy Brothers With No Game based on the popular UK YouTube series for Stuart Ford’s AGC Television, executive produced by Leon Mayne. Article Link: https://deadline.com/2022/04/wandavision-chuck-hayward-agc-brothers-with-no-game-1235008098/amp/
  • Binge Watching (Film)
    Binge Watching (Film)(Producer) BBC and BFI commissioned a series of films to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web, one of which was 'Binge Watching', written and directed by Nosa Igbenidion.
  • Brothers With No Game (Series)
    Brothers With No Game (Series)Writer and Exec Producer of multi-award-winning dramedy series, airing in over 80 countries worldwide.
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Projects credited in
  • Get To Know: Screenwriter and producer Leon Mayne
    Get To Know: Screenwriter and producer Leon MayneWe hear about the TV and film writer’s creative rituals, and what projects he has coming up in 2022
Work history
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    Commissioning CoordinatorBBC
    London, United KingdomFull Time
    - Management, Reporting, and Development for submissions, development, and greenlit projects in the drama commissioning team - Sourcing and matching fresh writing talent with in-house IP and genre ideas
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    FounderPolymath Ltd
    Broxbourne, United KingdomFreelance
    Development and Editorial services for television, digital, and film. Clients include: Disney, Film Nation, Untold Studios, Mammoth Screen, Big Deal Films and UKTV.
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Skills
  • Script Writer/editor
  • Producer
  • Media Production
  • Video Editor
  • Treatment Writing
  • Director
  • Admin Assistant
  • Production Coordinator
  • Content Production
Awards
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    Screen Nation Media logo
    Digital Vanguard AwardScreen Nation Media
    Awarded for a decade of 'trailblazing contribution to the British and international online industry’ in television and digital content.
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    BBC Producer New Talent HotlistBBC
    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.