Jonny Keeling

Jonny is Head of the BBC Natural History Unit.

Session: Opening welcome

Strand: National context

Where: M Shed, Bristol

When: 10:00 – 10:45, Tuesday 14th November 2023

Jonny has worked at the BBC Natural History Unit for 27 years producing and directing wildlife and adventure documentaries. These include Planet Earth, Planet Earth II, and the upcoming Planet Earth III, David Attenborough’s Life of Mammals, Mountain Gorilla, The Natural World, Wildlife on One, the scientific expedition series – Lost Land of the Volcano and the conservation series – Lost Land of the Tiger.

He was head of the Children’s Natural History Unit for 7 years responsible for shows such as Deadly 60 and Andy’s Dinosaur Adventures. More recently, he was executive producer on the BAFTA and Emmy award winning Seven Worlds, One Planet, producer on the 3D Antarctica giant screen movie and executive producer on the next BBC landmark series – ‘Asia.’ Jonny is currently the head of the BBC Natural History Unit.