Tim Haines, Creative Director, Loud Minds

Tim Haines started in journalism before becoming a producer on Tomorrow’s World and Horizon. He created the multi-BAFTA and Emmy Award-winning Walking with Dinosaurs series in 1998, followed by sequel Walking with Beasts and drama The Lost World. Impossible Pictures was established in 2002, producing a wide range of specialist factual and drama programmes for BBC, Channel 4, Sky, Discovery and Nat Geo that included Sea Monsters, Prehistoric Park, Primeval, Space Odyssey, Sinbad and Blitz Street. Since 2013 Tim has been Creative Director of ITV Studios Drama, creating series like Beowulf and The Loch.

Harriet Palmer