Anne-Louise
Russell

Producer for television and film

Anne-Louise is an experienced producer with a strong track record in drama and a particular speciality in crime and medical shows.

Anne-Louise produced ITV crime drama DCI Banks and worked as a Story Producer on Brief
Encounters
for CPL/ITV having previously produced Casualty for many years. Two of her past episodes were BAFTA nominated and another won the Mind Media Award for Drama. Anne-Louise developed and script edited Casualty’s first ever interactive episode, story-lined a series for Left Bank Pictures, and worked as script executive on international crime drama Crossing Lines.

Well-versed in stunt planning and filming and the use of special effects, Anne-Louise combines solid, practical production experience with an editorial eye for detail, developing bold, compelling stories.

Anne-Louise is currently working with Left Bank Pictures as a Story Producer, having also worked with them as Development Producer prior to this.

CV

Television

Producer 

DCI Banks
6 x 60'

Long-running detective drama

Left Bank Pictures for ITV
Casualty
Multiple x 60'

49 episodes of the medical drama. Two episodes were BAFTA shortlisted and another won the Mind Media Award For Drama.

BBC Drama for BBC1

Story Producer 

Creator Oriane Messina and Fay Rusling
Producer Jo Willett
Writer Oriane Messina and Fay Rusling

Drama

CPL Productions for ITV

Producer & Script Executive 

A three-part drama serial based on true life events with a playwright. 

Mulberry Films for ITV

Script Editor 

BBC Drama for BBC1
Creator Barbara Machin
Starring
  • Trevor Eve
  • Sue Johnston
  • Will Johnston
  • Tara Fitzgerald
  • BBC Drama Productions for BBC1

    Script Executive 

    Starring
  • Stephen Tompkinson
  • Jack Deam
  • Andrea Lowe
  • Lorraine Burroughs
  • Storylined and wrote the serial arcs for the lead characters

    Left Bank Pictures for ITV
    Producer Rick McCallum
    Starring
  • Donald Sutherland
  • Elizabeth Mitchell
  • Goran Visnjic
  • Crime drama

    Tandem Productions for Sony Pictures Television

    Film

    Script Editor 

    Advised and mentored a new writer/director in script-writing a short film for a BBC talent initiative.
    BBC Drama