Penny Palmer (AUS)
Executive Producer, Catalyst
ABC

Dr Penny Palmer is the Executive Producer of the ABC's flagship science series Catalyst.

In this role, Penny has overseen the production of international award-winning documentaries such as Face Surgeons: Inside the Craniofacial Unit and Black Hole Hunters. Penny also executive produces the award-winning ABC Science short-form series Elevator Pitch, and audience favourite How Deadly. Before joining the ABC in 2017, Penny was a Producer/Director at the BBC in London.


CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR: Producers and directors both proven and emerging who might be interested in working with us; content ideas that push the boundaries of form in directions we’ve never thought of.

STYLE: Hybrid, Observational documentary, Presenter Led/Participatory

GENRES: Environment, Human Interest, Natural History and Wildlife, Science, Technology

FORMAT:Single/One-off, Short-form, 52’/60’, Online, Multiplatform