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Clare Sillery

Clare Sillery

Head of Commissioning, Documentaries, BBC

Clare Sillery is the Head of Documentary Commissioning output for BBC One, Two, Three and iPlayer. Recent series include the acclaimed Once Upon a Time in Northern Ireland, The Detectives, Parole, Louis Theroux Interviews and Freddie Flintoff’s Field of Dreams. Single films include The Real Mo Farah, Our Falklands War , Miners’ Strike: A Frontline Story and the upcoming Hell Jumper.

Other highlights include returning series like Sort Your Life Out, Ambulance, Murder 24/7, Forensics: The Real CSI and Murder Trial and BBC Three hits such as Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make Up Star, High: Surviving a Dubai Drugs Bust and Paranormal as well as films made by new directors on the Documentary Directors’ Initiative.