Ian is the founder and managing director of IJPR. He founded IJPR in 2006.
In his previous work at the BBC, Ian was Head of Publicity for Drama, Entertainment and Film from 2001-2004 and was Head of Special Projects in Publicity from 2004-2006.
Chris worked at Channel 4 in the Picture Publicity team for 20 years and as Chief Picture Publicity Manager for the last 15 before finally leaving in 2015. He joined IJPR as Director in 2016.
Chris set up IJPR Cymru in 2017 based at Wolf Studios Wales in Cardiff to work across productions there as well as the rest of Wales.
Jeni’s recent projects include Call the Midwife, The Missing, The Hollow Crown and red carpet management for TV Choice Awards.
Jeni has worked in entertainment PR since 1998. She has previously worked with Premier PR, Comic Relief, BBC Continuing Drama and Dennis Davidson Associates.
His current projects Catherine the Great (Sky/HBO), Dublin Murders (BBC/Starz), Britannia (Sky), Defending the Guilty (BBC) and Cobra (Sky).
His previous work includes the relaunch of Cold Feet in 2016 after a 13 year off screen absence, Mum, Rev, Him & Her, Friday Night Dinner, Hard Sun, Requiem, The Replacement, Youngers and Skins.
Sophie joined IJPR with three years of TV and entertainment PR experience. Her current and upcoming projects include Rellik (BBC One), Strike Back (Sky 1), Lucky Man (Sky 1) and Who Do You Think You Are? (BBC One)
Her previous projects at Premier PR include BBC One dramas Ordinary Lies and SS-GB, Britain’s Next Top Model (Lifetime) and Comedy Central’s Drunk History, Impractical Jokers and FriendsFest.
Niki joined IJPR in 2017, after studying Drama at the University of Bristol. In 2017 she worked on Back (Channel 4) and A League of Their Own (Sky One). Last year she worked on the first series of Killing Eve, Informer and Who Do You Think You Are? for BBC One and on set for The Crown. She has worked on the last two series of Call the Midwife and is working on Series 9 this year.
Further 2019 projects include the final series of Strike Back, Long Lost Family, Killing Eve and a brand-new adaptation of the Alex Rider novels for Sony.
Chynna joined IJPR in 2014 as an intern and assisted the team across all projects including The Voice UK. For the past two years she has been at Thames TV where she worked across the publicity campaigns for The X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent and Britain’s Got More Talent. Chynna has now returned to IJPR and now works on projects such as The Widow (ITV), Origin (Youtube Originals) and The Imitation Game (ITV).
Liam graduated from Aberystwyth University in 2015 with a joint honours degree in English Literature and Film and Television. Liam went on to work in commercial and public broadcasting with BBC Radio Wales and Nation Broadcasting Group.
He joined the newly formed IJPR Cymru based at Wolf Studios Wales, Cardiff in 2017 as an assistant publicist and social media co-ordinator working across Bad Wolf’s A Discovery of Witches.
Lalise joined IJPR in 2018 after studying Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Durham. She has worked on Long Lost Family (ITV) and Who Do You Think You Are (BBC) and assists the team across all projects including Belgravia (ITV), Dublin Murders (BBC/Starz) and The Crown (Netflix).
Nicole joined IJPR in 2017 after studying Media and Communications at the University of Sussex. She assisted across all projects and helped organise key events and launches. Nicole later left us to go travelling but rejoined the team in 2019. Her recent projects include series 16 of Who Do You Think You Are? (BBC One) and assisting on the new adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials (HBO/BBC One).
Mayran joined IJPR as an intern in 2019 after studying Childhood Studies at the University of Greenwich. She assists on all IJPR projects and works alongside our senior publicists. Outside of work, Mayran writes for Stylist magazine reviewing recently premiered films.
What We Do
Working closely with showrunners, producers, broadcasters and international distributors we create imaginative and memorable photography to an agreed brief and budget. We also commission all unit and specials photography and manage delivery and approvals.
Bespoke events for our clients tailored to project, target audience, budget and brief, ranging from awards ceremonies to industry debates and from influencer dinners to high profile premieres.
We have a proven track record of working with international broadcasters and distributors on shows which have been sold all over the world, including a wide range of US clients. The team at IJPR have arranged press junkets in the UK and abroad and organised visits by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Building strong relationships with on-screen and production talent, IJPR get the most out of a production through collaboration and mutual respect, providing exceptional access and producing engaging behind the scenes materials including press packs, fan videos and more.
Recent Blog Posts
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ITV’s Head of Drama, Polly Hill, today announced commission of contemporary thriller, Because the Night, from Luther creator and acclaimed screenwriter Neil Cross, to be produced by Euston...
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