Nicky Ruscoe (AUS)
Development Producer

Nicky Ruscoe is the Development Producer for ABC TV, Factual.

As part of the commissioning team she’s responsible for managing and assessing new proposals and identifying and developing innovative content for broadcast and online. Throughout her extensive career in television, Nicky has worked with some of Australia’s leading independent production companies developing and directing prime time programs for SBS, ABC and the commercial channels.

With a science degree and a Master of Arts, Nicky is also a qualified psychologist and has been a specialist presenter on Foxtel, Channel 7 and the ABC. In addition to this, she studied screen writing and acting in Sydney and New York.

Her continuing ambition is to identify brave and compelling stories that reflect the truth of who we are and to support and encourage emerging producers and directors.

Currently looking for:

Ambitious and innovative long running contemporary social documentaries.