Seeing The Martin Lewis Money Show thrive and become part of the modern narrative.
If I’m going to be honest, I think that the hurdles I faced early on in my career mirrored those that I’d subconsciously been dealing with my whole life
My film is called For Crown & Country..
My film is called Black in Fashion..
My film is called Black Boys Can Cry..
My film is called Our NHS with Dr. Zoe Williams..
An important part of my job is making sure that MSM is a happy, fun and safe place for our teams to work
As an industry we need to work harder to encourage people from a wide variety of backgrounds to come and work with us
for me it’s been a juggle at times to manage home life with work life. I’m now a mum of two, so I’ve sometimes had to turn down certain roles because I can’t be away from home and on location for long periods of time.
Having zero experience in the industry or any formal training meant I had to work fast and learn as much as I could on the job to bring myself up to speed
Receiving a BAFTA Craft Emerging Talent nomination in March for Our Jubilee was amazing
I didn’t get that job, but they did offer me something working in their library helping to sell the archive
I was sat in the voiceover studio having a cup of tea and biscuits, talking about Christmas shopping with Helena Bonham-Carter like we were two old friends having a catch up
In the first week of my time on Peston on Sunday I was asked to stand in and pretend to be the then Chancellor, George Osborne
I was doing night shifts and a PM offered me a runner role on my first ever studio show
Being a working mother in television is definitely not easy
TV is a privilege. It allows you into places and other people’s lives in a way no other job can or does
I have been incredibly lucky to travel across the world, and worked with so many unbelievably talented people
I fell into TV 40 odd years ago when I was 18 (no degree here)
My guilty pleasure is sitting under a blanket with a pot of tea and a McDonalds’ and watching an entire week’s worth of Four in a Bed
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