Simon
Meyers

Producer and Director for Television and Film

Simon Meyers is an experienced Producer. Most recently working with Tall Story Pictures on the second series of ITV’s Bancroft. Previously he was involved in the first two series of Paul Abbott’s award-winning No Offence with a key role in shaping the popular blend of comedy, character, and drama into a successful returning format. He’s also been working with emerging writers for Channel 4 as part of their diversity program, helping to develop their ideas into series. Coming from an editorial and production background, his skill set encompasses both script and story sensibilities, as well as production experience and managerial skills. He’s led large teams, and is popular and well respected. Simon began his career at The Bill where he directed over 30 episodes before moving on to lead original series for both BBC and ITV.

CV

Television

Producer 

Creator Michaela Coel
Starring
  • Michaela Coel
  • Paapa Essiedu
  • Weruche Opia
  • BBC for BBC One, HBO
    Creator Kate Brooke
    Director Lawrence Gough
    Writer Kate Brooke
    Starring
  • Sarah Parish
  • Adrian Edmondson
  • Charlotte Hope
  • Tall Story Pictures for ITV

    Channel 4 Mentor to writers and directors with emphasis on landing them in the industry beyond entry level.

    Toucpaper for Channel 4
    Creator Paul Abbott
    Writer Paul Abbott
    Starring
  • Elaine Cassidy
  • Saira Choudhry
  • Will Mellor
  • Alexandra Roach
  • Joanna Scanlan
  • The second series builds on the success of the first, and achieved ratings making it one of Channel 4's flagship dramas

    AbbottVision for Channel 4
    No Offence
    8 x 60'
    Creator Paul Abbott
    Writer Paul Abbott

    This Paul Abbott police series fuses comedy with great characters, dangerous situations, and suspense. Nominated for BAFTA Best Series, and winner of RTS Best Drama Series.

    AbbottVision for Channel 4
    Creator Ann McManus and Maureen Chadwick

    Series Producer for 30 episodes of the school based drama.

    Shed Productions for BBC One

    Director 

    The Bill
    36 x 30'
    Talkback Thames for ITV 1
    Granada for ITV 1
    As If
    10 x 30'
    Carnival for Channel 4
    Carlton for ITV 1

    Director & Producer 

    Casualty
    18 x 50'
    Creator Jeremy Brock & Paul Unwin
    BBC One
    Holby City
    24 x 60'
    BBC One