British pure historical past vet Lucy van Beek has unveiled Tailfeather Productions, with commissions for Netflix‘s Alexander: The Making of a God and Apple TV+‘s Born to Be Wild launching imminently.
Van Beek educated at BBC Studios Pure Historical past Unit and has gained seven Emmys and a BAFTA.
She has most lately been engaged on the Netflix and Apple commissions, each of which have been first revealed by Deadline final yr. Alexander, which is being made in affiliation together with her former employer Lion Tv and Nick Catliff, will drop in 5 days time and makes use of up to date accounts and fact-based archaeology to inform the story of one of many biggest rulers of our time. Born to Be Wild is co-produced with Offspring Movies and follows six uncommon younger animals for a number of years, as they’re introduced up in our world, however destined to return to theirs.
Van Beek stated her “mission with Tailfeather is to make use of the newest analysis and expertise mixed with journalistic rigour and compelling storytelling, to craft specialist factual experiences that may resonate with audiences.”
“We need to unlock the previous in new methods and to look at the pure world utilizing the easiest instruments and newest analysis obtainable to us,” she added.
Van Beek began her profession working with Sir David Attenborough on Track of the Earth and has since labored on the likes of Riders of the Storm, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, Trendy Masters and Britain from Above.