Toby Ward

Director of Production and Operations


Toby Ward joined Burning Bright Productions after over 15 years as Head of Production for the Comedy and Entertainment departments at Tiger Aspect Productions.


He has a wealth of production experience covering many genres of TV – from scripted comedy, hidden camera, factual entertainment, OBs and studio shows.  
Credits include Benidorm, The Catherine Tate Show, Vicar of Dibley, Grandma’s House, Harry & Paul, The Secret Policeman’s Ball and The Dame Edna Treatment. He has been involved in despatching celebrities to many far-flung destinations – Joanna Lumley along the Nile; Ross Kemp to Afghanistan and a host of gang-ridden cities; Ian Wright to the Kalahari and Lenny Henry adrift on the Atlantic. 

Toby has worked with all the major broadcasters and handles all projects, from small-scale new comedy ideas to big-budget series, with the same immense level of detail whilst always grasping the bigger picture.


Prior to this he was Production Manager and Accountant at Spitting Image.