SBP hires Camille Bertrand and Katie Brown
Camille Bertrand and Katie Brown have joined the SBP team as development executives. They will be working closely with Sarah to develop the company’s slate of television and film projects, and nurture relationships with emerging and established talent.
Camille joins SBP after ten years working in New York City, where she started her career in independent film working in curation and marketing for non-profits and film festivals, before joining the US outpost of Wild Bunch International where she focused on acquiring American projects for the European market. In 2015, Camille joined the acquisition team of a new indie studio, Bleecker Street, created by ex-Focus Features CEO Andrew Karpen. In addition to managing their acquisitions and co-productions, Camille spearheaded the company’s inaugural development slate. She moved back to France in 2020 and joins SBP from Paris, working across the company’s development slate while also providing key industry insights and market expertise.
Katie joins SBP from Manchester and brings her wealth of television experience to the company, working closely with writers to develop new projects for the growing TV slate as well as supporting film development. Katie has previously worked as a Script Editor, Story Producer, Development Producer and Storyliner at Coronation Street, CPL Productions and Big Talk. As well as developing projects, she script edited the ITV prime-time drama series Brief Encounters and was in Mike Bullen’s Cold Feet writers’ room. Katie started her career at ITV Drama Commissioning working for Director of Drama Laura Mackie and Controller Sally Haynes.