Abigail Priddle (United Kingdom)
Commissioning Editor, Specialist Factual

Abigail Priddle is a BBC Commissioning Editor in Factual producing content for BBC One, Two, Three, Four and iPlayer.

Working across several genres, her recent credits include science commissions What’s the Matter with Tony Slattery? & Inside the Factory, BAFTA-winning history series The Yorkshire Ripper Files: A Very British Crime Story and Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal. Earth’s Greatest Rivers in Natural History and Confronting Holocaust Denial with David Baddiel and Exposed: The Church’s Darkest Secret for Religion & Ethics.

Before joining the BBC in 2017, Abigail was a Director and Series Producer working for all the main UK broadcast channels making a wide range of factual programming from documentary singles and series such as The Met: Policing London and 24 Hours in A&E, to returning formats such as Back in Time… and Hunted.

CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR: Excellent programming with a relevance to and resonance with the UK audience.

STYLE: Creative Doc, Hybrid, Observational documentary, Presenter Led/Participatory

GENRES: Biographies, Crime, Current Affairs and Investigative, Environment, Factual Entertainment, Geopolitics, History, Human Interest, Natural History and Wildlife, Politics, Race, Religion and Ethics, Science, Social Issues, Travel and Adventure

FORMAT: Feature, Single/One-off, Series, Format, 52’/60’, 70+ mins, Multiplatform