Founded in 2013 by Forbes 30 under 30 entrepreneur and former journalist Josh Wilson, Wilson Worldwide Productions is an exciting, award-winning production company whose programmes have aired in over 150 countries worldwide. Our format Mission Mudder being one of the most prolifically distributed series of the last five years.
We have a vast range of experience in every genre of television ranging from scripted drama and comedy to factual and entertainment. Our satellite offices in Toronto, Canada and Shanghai, China currently focus on scripted series’ and innovative returnable formats.
WWP has a strong belief in supporting creativity and endeavour to attract and support the best in on-screen, writing and production talent from both the UK and abroad.
The company boasts twelve members of staff and of those staff, ten nationalities are represented.
Josh states: “We want to make television and media as a whole more inclusive for everyone of all diversities, which is why we started the campaign #WIDER. This stands for; Welcoming, Inclusive, Diverse, Equal and Representative, as these are the qualities our company wants to embody, and we hope the rest of the industry can follow this ethos. I don’t care how old you are, what you look like, or what you have done- if you’re passionate and enthusiastic, then I’ll want to work with you.
Our diversity has lead us to be currently working with broadcasters across the world in a number of different countries. I hope as an industry we can continue to be ahead of the curve in this country and see diversity as a strength and not some demanded requirement.”
Josh has more than eight years’ experience in the broadcast industry, first as a multi-platform journalist covering stories at MBI before becoming an executive producer in television. In 2018 Josh made the Forbes 30 under 30 list for Europe in Entertainment joining prestigious company such as: Anthony Joshua, Rita Ora, Paul Pogba, Maisie Williams, Daniel Kaluyya and Sampha.
In 2017 Josh also conceived the charity Genisys in order to develop and fund 18-25 year old’s looking to progress and develop a career. The charity is focusing on improving the skills and entrepreneurship of these individuals not solely in media but across a number of industries.