HEAD OF EUROPEAN ORIGINALS, AMAZON STUDIOS
Recruited by Amazon in 2017 to set up and lead the European Originals business, Georgia Brown has created seven local commissioning and production hubs in Europe, producing over 50 shows a year across scripted, unscripted and DTS movies, as well as securing overalls and brand ambassador deals with some of the most impactful talent in Europe.
Titles include some of Prime Video’s biggest hits such as Clarkson’s Farm, The Grand Tour, and All or Nothing: Tottenham Hotspur as well as a strong roster of scripted series currently in. In her role, Brown works closely with the PSBs on co-productions including with the BBC on Sir Steve McQueen’s BAFTA award-winning Small Axe and Emmy award-winning A Very English Scandal.
Before becoming a commissioner, Brown spent 12 years working in content distribution, where she developed, acquired, funded and sold award-winning international series like Deutschland 83, Top Gear, Frozen Planet, MasterChef, Sherlock, Top of the Lake, and Broadchurch.
Prior to joining Amazon Studios, Brown was the EVP of Global Content and Co Productions for Fremantle Media, where she worked with the global production community to fund, develop and sell content that would generate a high ROI through international exploitation as well as working with the M&A team to identify creative partnerships; managing their integration and taking a place on the board for any acquisition.