Minnow Films


Sophie Leonard
Director of Programmes

Sophie joined Minnow Films in 2016 to look after the hit constructed factual series SAS: Who Dares Wins, which is coming back this year with a bumper order of 10 episodes across two series, including a celebrity series in conjunction with Stand Up To Cancer.

Sophie also Executive Produced the highly acclaimed Valley Cops, which is returning this year for a second series, as well as Sue Perkins and the Chimp Sanctuary and Children Who Kill with Susanna Reid.

Previously to joining Minnow, Sophie worked across documentary and factual singles and series, as both a director and producer.  She was responsible for Series Producing the first series of the hugely popular Channel 4 series First Dates and also cast Lord Sugar on the first series of The Apprentice!