Over the last twenty years, she has forged vital long-term partnerships with global brands including Netflix, Discovery, National Geographic, Smithsonian, A&E Networks, Fox, NBC Universal, Turner Broadcasting and BBC Worldwide, and grew BHP into one of Asia’s largest independent production companies. Jocelyn has executive produced highly rated shows such as Masterchef Singapore, Ed Stafford: First Man Out, Wild City narrated by David Attenborough, Nomad Chef, Asia’s Next Top Model, multiple episodes of Megastructures (National Geographic), Man-Made Marvels (Discovery Channel) and the award-winning Kakadu. For years, she oversaw Lonely Planet’s most prolific series such as Six Degrees (Discovery Channel) and Roads Less Travelled (National Geographic) and in the documentary genre, multiple seasons of the award-winning China First Time Filmmakers and Afterlife (Discovery Channel). With National Geographic, she also produced China From Above, Cesar’s Recruit: Asia, Machine Impossible, Asia’s Deadliest Snakes, and Bodysnatchers of Bangkok (Best Documentary – ATV Awards & NGC/EDB Awards). Jocelyn is a member of the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and is a leader in her field, actively serving on key industry panels and boards to advise and shape the Singapore and international production industry.
Beach House Pictures (BHP), a Blue Ant Media production company, is one of Asia’s largest indies. Headquartered in Singapore and operating in the US and China, with plans to expand into other territories, Beach House Pictures specializes in factual and unscripted programming for international streamers such as Netflix, Chinese platforms such as Bilibili and CCTV9, and cable networks such as Discovery, Nat Geo and Smithsonian, creating the high-profile series Ed Stafford: First Man Out, Wild City with David Attenborough, Art of Craft, Masterchef Singapore, Raffles: Remaking an Icon and China from Above. For 5 years running, BHP has been voted by its peers and channel commissioners into the Realscreen Global 100 list of the world’s most innovative and respected non-scripted production companies, a testament to its international standing.
CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR: International co-productions
Original ideas that travel internationally
STYLE: Creative Doc, Hybrid, Observational documentary, Presenter Led/Participatory
GENRES: Arts, Biographies, Crime, Culture, Current Affairs and Investigative, Education, Environment, Factual Entertainment, Gender, Geopolitics, History, Human Interest, Lifestyle, Music, Natural History and Wildlife, Politics, Race, Science, Social Issues, Sport, Technology, Travel and Adventure, Youth
FORMAT: Feature, Single/One-off, Series, Short-form, Specials, Format, 30’, 52’/60’, 70+ mins, Online, Multiplatform, Interactive, Audio (Series)