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Sumrah Mohammed

Producer

Credits

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Production (role):
THE SPLIT 3
(Producer)
Company:
Sister Pictures / BBC / Sundance
Project details:
6 x 60'

Dirs. Abi Morgan, Dee Koppang O'Leary.

Wr. Abi Morgan

Production (role):
LADY PARTS
(Assistant Producer)
Company:
Working Title / Channel 4 / Peacock
Project details:
6 x 30'
Wr. / Dir. Nida Manzoor
Prod. John Pocock
Production (role):
THE THIRD DAY
(Assistant Producer)
Company:
Sky Studios / Plan B / Sky / HBO
Project details:
6 x 60'
Dirs. Marc Munden, Philippa Lowthorpe
Wr. Dennis Kelly
Prod. Adrian Sturges
Production (role):
GIRI / HAJI
(Assistant Producer)
Company:
Sister Pictures / BBC2 / Netflix
Project details:
8 x 60'
Dirs. Julian Farino, Ben Chessel
Wr. Joe Barton
Prod. Susie Liggat
Production (role):
PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE
Company:
Playground Television
Project details:
- Worked closely with production and editorial team at Playground - across production from prep to post via Executive Producer Sophie Gardiner, specially on HOWARDS END and LITTLE WOMEN (BBC)
- Working on set across various Playground productions, including being the point of contact for publicity and EPK shoots
- Continued work with the development team, attending development meetings and taking meetings with junior writers
- Frequently attended theatre performances and provided script feedback on submissions and paid developments
- Across all press and publicity at Playground, liaising with individual production teams and broadcasters, including responsibility for all Playground social media, events and screenings and overall talent management
- Initiated deal negotiations with agents, as well as manage and oversee all contracts with Head fo Business Affairs
- Responsible for setting up and managing work experience scheme, as well as other charity outreach
Production (role):
OFFICE MANAGER
Company:
Playground Television
Project details:
- Ensured the smooth setting up of the office and oversaw the day to day running of both the office and diaries for the Managing and Creative Directors
- Acted as front of house liaison to all guests and suppliers
- Assisted production team with early stages of prep, including checking availabilities of above and below the line talent and crew
- Overseeing development submissions and script distribution to readers, as well as assisting the development team by doing script coverage
- Acquiring astute knowledge of key trends in the UK and US TV
Production (role):
DRAMA TEAM ASSISTANT AND PROGRAMME COORDINATOR
Company:
Channel 4 Television
Project details:
- Reporting directly to the Head of Drama to ensure the efficient operation of the department
- Managing departmental overheads budget to ensure the department operates within budget
- Liaising with producers to monitor the progress of commissioned projects from development to transmission
- Implementing new systems to ensure effective and efficient operation of department as well as reorganising multiple information storage and retrieval systems
- Liaising with Channel Support, Programme Finance, Legal and Business Affairs, Press and Marketing departments to follow up on any arising problems
- Extensive diary management for Head of Department and Commissioning Editors

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): THE SPLIT 3
    (Producer)
    Company: Sister Pictures / BBC / Sundance
    Project details: 6 x 60'

    Dirs. Abi Morgan, Dee Koppang O'Leary.

    Wr. Abi Morgan

  • Production (role): LADY PARTS
    (Assistant Producer)
    Company: Working Title / Channel 4 / Peacock
    Project details: 6 x 30'
    Wr. / Dir. Nida Manzoor
    Prod. John Pocock
  • Production (role): THE THIRD DAY
    (Assistant Producer)
    Company: Sky Studios / Plan B / Sky / HBO
    Project details: 6 x 60'
    Dirs. Marc Munden, Philippa Lowthorpe
    Wr. Dennis Kelly
    Prod. Adrian Sturges
  • Production (role): GIRI / HAJI
    (Assistant Producer)
    Company: Sister Pictures / BBC2 / Netflix
    Project details: 8 x 60'
    Dirs. Julian Farino, Ben Chessel
    Wr. Joe Barton
    Prod. Susie Liggat
  • Production (role): PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE
    Company: Playground Television
    Project details: - Worked closely with production and editorial team at Playground - across production from prep to post via Executive Producer Sophie Gardiner, specially on HOWARDS END and LITTLE WOMEN (BBC)
    - Working on set across various Playground productions, including being the point of contact for publicity and EPK shoots
    - Continued work with the development team, attending development meetings and taking meetings with junior writers
    - Frequently attended theatre performances and provided script feedback on submissions and paid developments
    - Across all press and publicity at Playground, liaising with individual production teams and broadcasters, including responsibility for all Playground social media, events and screenings and overall talent management
    - Initiated deal negotiations with agents, as well as manage and oversee all contracts with Head fo Business Affairs
    - Responsible for setting up and managing work experience scheme, as well as other charity outreach
  • Production (role): OFFICE MANAGER
    Company: Playground Television
    Project details: - Ensured the smooth setting up of the office and oversaw the day to day running of both the office and diaries for the Managing and Creative Directors
    - Acted as front of house liaison to all guests and suppliers
    - Assisted production team with early stages of prep, including checking availabilities of above and below the line talent and crew
    - Overseeing development submissions and script distribution to readers, as well as assisting the development team by doing script coverage
    - Acquiring astute knowledge of key trends in the UK and US TV
  • Production (role): DRAMA TEAM ASSISTANT AND PROGRAMME COORDINATOR
    Company: Channel 4 Television
    Project details: - Reporting directly to the Head of Drama to ensure the efficient operation of the department
    - Managing departmental overheads budget to ensure the department operates within budget
    - Liaising with producers to monitor the progress of commissioned projects from development to transmission
    - Implementing new systems to ensure effective and efficient operation of department as well as reorganising multiple information storage and retrieval systems
    - Liaising with Channel Support, Programme Finance, Legal and Business Affairs, Press and Marketing departments to follow up on any arising problems
    - Extensive diary management for Head of Department and Commissioning Editors
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