Peter Maynard is an independent producer working in the fields of advertising, film and television. He most recently oversaw the ’100% Character Uncovered’ short film series for NBC Universal TV airtime and online, characteruncovered.co.uk. Before that he executive produced ‘The Unquiet Film Series’ for The Times and Sunday Times, a series of short films showing at foreverunquiet.co.uk and in Picturehouse cinemas. The series won four British Arrows, including gold for best ‘Web Series’ and was winner of Shots ‘Best Branded Content’ award. It was recipient of two Vimeo ‘Staff Picks’, five D&AD Pencils and two bronze Cannes Lions.
Peter began his career at 4Creative, Channel 4 where he became a producer on a number of award winning productions. He went on to become a creative agency producer at Fallon London before moving to a senior producer role at Kream London, alongside the Karmarama agency.
In 2011 he decided to branch out on his own and nowadays produces and executive produces with a variety of creative folk on everything from TV commercials and branded content, to comedy shorts, to documentaries, to moving image art. He has produced (and occasionally written) self generated theatrical short films, comedy sketches and documentaries for the likes of The Discovery Network, Channel 4 Television, Working Title Films and a number of UK and international film funding bodies.