Eleanor Bailey

Director of Production, Tinopolis Factual Group

Eleanor joined Tinopolis in 2020 and overseas production and business affairs for the factual group. 

Prior to this she led operations for Spun Gold TV for many years and was responsible for production and commercial affairs on shows as diverse as factual entertainment hit The Real Full Monty, high profile documentaries such as Inside Monaco, and daytime success Garden Rescue. 

This followed a successful career at Sky UK where she headed up production for the Factual commissioning team across the portfolio of Sky channels – Sky One, Sky Arts, Atlantic. This included Sky’s feature documentary programming and the launch of new formats such as The Face and My Kitchen Rules.

She has over 20 years' experience in TV production management – cutting her teeth at London Weekend Television on many of ITV’s key entertainment brands before spending 13 years in production at the BBC where she managed a portfolio that extended from SAS Are You Tough Enough ? to Panorama. She has also led production at World Media Rights, Talesmith TV as well as being a founding partner at Caravan Media.