Exciting. Engaging. Entertaining. East.
East Media is an exciting production company specialising in entertainment formats for TV and digital platforms. Formed by BAFTA-winning producer and format creator Nathan Eastwood, East Media is a group of forward-thinking tastemakers with a track record for making genre-defining, game-changing shows.
Its team spans two generations of creatives who, having been at the forefront of entertainment and comedy, know exactly how to bring together the right talent to create amazing content.
East Media is a partner of Whisper, the sports and live events TV production specialist who’s current portfolio includes Formula 1, Rugby World Cup, BBC Women’s Six Nations, SailGP, W Series, Women’s Super League and the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics.
We aim for the gaps, ideas that are hidden in plain sight, ambitious and off centre, shows that you can’t be passive about.
Nathan has over 20 years’ experience of creating and producing entertainment shows. He has a wealth of established relationships within the industry and a proven track record of delivering ground-breaking television. His vast credentials also include rolling out content into multiple countries across the world.
Producer credits include;
Flinch (Netflix), The Cube ( ITV), Reflex (BBC1), Bad Robots (E4, Comedy Central), Balls of Steel (C4), X-Factor (ITV), Hells Kitchen (ITV), Banzai (C4), Richard and Judy (C4) and TFI Friday (C4).
Commissioned formats include;
Mission Ignition (C4), Bad Robots (E4, Comedy Central), Reflex (BBC1), Eye Spy (C4), Celebrity Bedlam (E4), The Royal Wedding Crashers (C4), Balls of Steel (C4), The Justin Lee Collins Show (ITV2) and Alan Carr’s Celebrity Ding Dong (C4).
CEO / Whisper
Michelle has worked across some of the biggest factual entertainment and entertainment formats taking them from concept to screen as an executive producer, show-runner and development exec in the UK and US over the last quarter of a century. She has set up and run divisions for production companies, created branded content and devised and launched The Xtra Factor, Hell’s Kitchen Extra Portions and helped launch I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here Now.
Exec/Series Producer credits include;
Blind Date (C5), Culinary Genius (ITV), Relatively Clever (Sky 1), I’m a Celebrity (ITV), Dancing on Ice (ITV), Celebrity Love Island (ITV), Hell’s Kitchen (ITV), Big Brother (C4), Wife Swap the Aftermath (E4)
Director of Production / Whisper