Speaker Biography

Peter Davey 

TitleHead of Comedy Entertainment, Commissioning
BioPeter Davey is currently Head of Comedy Entertainment Commissioning at ITV, responsible for shows such as TONIGHT AT THE LONDON PALLADIUM, THE BRIT AWARDS, THE ROYAL VARIETY PERFORMANCE, PLAY TO THE WHISTLE, LOVE ISLAND and many more. Previously he oversaw X FACTOR as Commissioner, Entertainment and prior to that was a Creative Director of Entertainment at ITV Studios, where he Executive Produced the charity appeal/entertainment extravaganza, TEXT SANTA and the BRITS ICON AWARD amongst others. Prior to joining ITV Studios, Peter was Director of Programmes at September Films, creating and producing shows for all UK broadcasters across all genres - from entertainment through to reality and factual/documentaries - shows including BEAUTY AND THE GEEK, and PLAYING IT STRAIGHT for Channel 4. Earlier in his career Peter held senior production roles at Hewland International and Granada Media, where he was responsible for originating the format which became I’M A CELEBRITY…GET ME OUT OF HERE!