Siobhan Morgan has been hired as head of development at Sheffield and London-based Warp Films, to bolster the ouftit’s television output.
Morgan will work with joint CEOs Mark Herbert and Peter Carlton to grow the television drama slate. She will oversee all development projects, working with writers such as Sean Conway, Fran Poletti and Colette Kane.
Morgan joins from the BBC, where she was assistant drama commissioner for the north of England. She previously worked in the BBC Children’s drama commissioning team and as a script editor and producer at Lime Pictures.
Previous Warp Films projects include features Everybody’s Talking About Jamie and Four Lions, plus This Is England and its spin-off series.
In 2021, Warp Films formed a creative and commerial partnership with Anglo-French producing and financing outfit, Anton.