Jane SteventonDevelopment Executive, Producer
Jane Steventon is a passionate development exec and programme-maker in adult and children’s scripted drama. She has worked at Disney, CBBC, BBC Drama, Lime Pictures and Awesome Media with an agenda for offering up hidden stories and unheard voices through compelling content.
Jane has producing credits on Tracy Beaker, Casualty and Hollyoaks Later as well as on single dramas Tracy Beaker’s Movie of Me, Zig Zag Love, Kiss of Death and Susan Hill’s Ghost Story, which transmitted on Boxing Day 2019.
Jane also teaches scriptwriting and film production practices at the University of Portsmouth and has an academic research interest in the female gaze in storytelling.
Check out Jane’s IMDb page here.
Jane Steventon is appearing at the following sessions:
From Miss Marple to Dana Scully, numerous renditions of female TV detectives have always styled out the televisiual crime scene. This panel discusses why she holds such a fascination for the viewer, how writers have evolved her across the years, and where, in a post-Me Too landscape, she is likely to head next…
Hear how writer Barbara Machin, producer Jane Steventon and director Justin Molotnikov took the low-budget feature Susan Hill’s Ghost Story from inception to transmission on Channel 5 in only a year and the trials and tribulations they faced.
Actress and international superstar Lena Headey debuts as writer/director with a screening of her BAFTA-nominated short film, The Trap, followed by an interview about her experiences of bringing it into reality… And, of course, there may be mention of her little known role as Queen Cersei in Game of Thrones.