BEN COOK

HEAD OF FACTUAL ENTERTAINMENT

Ben achieved a Masters In Television from Bournemouth University, which as his parents suspected was of no use to him. Despite that slow start he was a Broadcast hotshot in 2007, and his director credits include, Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares, The Apprentice, Undercover Boss, Louie Spence’s Showbusiness, and the BAFTA winning series of Master Chef.

 

He’s also tried his hand at scripted reality, directing the first series of Made in Chelsea for E4, and Party On for NBC. At Knickerbockerglory he also developed and Series Directed Lookalikes for Channel Four - the UK's first reality comedy, and has recently Series Directed on Channel Five's sleeper hit the Great Model Railway Challenge. Ben has also devised, directed and later Executive Produced the all singing and dancing  Stage School  for E4, and  South Side Story for BBC3.