Donna Wiffen

After 25 years holding senior production, managerial and strategic positions for both UK and international companies, Donna is currently MD of DUCHESS STREET PRODUCTIONS.   Among a slate of projects, the company is currently co-developing HAXA, an exciting fantasy thriller series, with FEDERATION.


As Head of Global Drama at FremantleMedia, Donna was responsible for the development and production of drama in 23 territories. She has supported and managed projects through the conceptual and development stages, working to bridge the finance gap and bring the project to screen - and then managing the marketing and export of content around the world whether via TV sales, digital platforms or via format remakes. 


Donna also worked for Cliffhanger Productions, an independent company for which she developed more than 30 projects in partnership with BBC Worldwide ; and TalkbackThames, where she produced over 200 hours of drama per annum with a budget in excess of £60 million. Donna now runs DUCHESS STREET PRODUCTIONS in the UK.