Ice Pilots


Series 2 about an airline in Alaska was all about the pressure on the pilots. Ceri Payne developed the concept. VFX by Dan at Smoke and Mirrors.



Everyone in the team wanted to pay their respects when Steve Jobs passed away. In the end we also paid homage to one of Apple’s most distinctive ad campaigns with the promo, produced in 2 days. Written by Robin Garnett, designed and directed by Callum Parrish.

Discovery Channel of the Year @ Promax UK 2011

We are delighted to have been honoured with a total of 11 awards at Promax UK on November 11, 2011. Gold wins include the 3 top categories: ‘Channel of the Year’, ‘People’s Choice’, voted by all of the conference delegates, for THE JAMES CRACKNELL TRILOGY, and ‘Best Channel Branding Package’.

Additional awards include Gold for ‘Best Leisure & Lifestyle Promo’ for GHOST LAB and GOLD for ‘Something for Nothing’ for MEGAQUAKE: HOUR THAT SHOOK JAPAN.

It was a truly exceptional result and such an amazing night, we’re still gliding, and a very happy bunch! Read on for the full list.


Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero

We recently completed work on this campaign to promote a Discovery series following the first phase of the reconstruction of Ground Zero.

Concept and Direction by Ceri Payne.


New Mythbusters on Discovery

A treat for fans of Mythbusters and a marvellous brand spot for Discovery. Concept by Ceri Payne and Lee Healy, Directed by Ceri Payne, produced by Paul Mortimore and a fantastic crew. Shot at Kerner Studios in San Francisco. Post by The Mill in London.

Watch the behind the scenes on the Discovery UK website.

James Cracknell Launch spot

Promoting the Unstoppable James Cracknell on Discovery

A fantastic team effort. Part of a 360º campaign out now. Read on for full credits.


Ark Royal

Discovery Channel was granted exclusive access to film a deployment onboard the Royal Navy Flagship HMS Ark Royal, little did we know when filming began that this would turn out to be her final voyage, and the end of an era. The campaign that Discovery UK Creative Produced is a poigniant celebration of the ship’s history and her highly skilled and loyal crew.


Walking the Amazon

Walking The Amazon part 2 is on tonight on Discovery. Ed Stafford decided to have a walk down the river. The Amazon river. It took a bit longer than he thought…


Discovery History launch

Discovery History brings you a broad range of presenter led programming from expert and amateur contributors who will provide new insights on important periods of history.
Engaging and enthusiastic story-tellers fire the imagination with revelations from the past – things that you didn’t know about well known events. This Campaign shows 3 of our storytellers deliver this simple proposition in their own words.

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Harold Shipman: Dr Death

10 years on from the Inquiry, Discovery presented a documentary giving new insights to the scale of Shipman’s crimes. In this piece, Directed by Meriem Adib, we wanted to portray the true human impact, mindful of the distress this programme could cause to the victim’s families.

Nominated:     Best Factual/News & Current Affairs, Originated
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