George Ormond

Executive Producer

Before joining The Forge, George was an executive producer at the BBC, where he developed a raft of projects, including the 2016 adaptation of War and Peace for BBC1. He produced Sarah Phelps’ BAFTA and EMMY winning adaptation of Great Expectations, Sandy Welch’s adaptation of Emma, two series of Silent Witness, and EastEnders. At The Forge, George has executive produced Ackley Bridge for Channel 4, the fourth series of which will air in 2021 and critically acclaimed National Treasure, Kiri and The Accident, a ‘trilogy’ of compelling, penetrating and timely 4-part dramas, written by award-winning writer Jack Thorne. George is also executive producer of Becoming Elizabeth, an 8-part original series for Starz by writer Anya Reiss, currently in production.