John Yorke

John Yorke is Series Executive Producer of RED ROCK. John has been at the forefront of British continuing drama for many years – running EASTENDERS in its multi-BAFTA winning heyday (2000-2002) and then as Controller of BBC Drama Production, overseeing HOLBY CITY, CASUALTY, EASTENDERS and DOCTORS from 2004 – 2012. John also created and ran the BBC Writers Academy. An expert in producing low budget drama, John pioneered high quality daytime projects for the BBC from LAND GIRLS and WPC 56 to the recent, hugely successful FATHER BROWN (sold to over 40 countries). John has also worked as the Editor of THE ARCHERS. He recently completed his tenure as Managing Director of Company Pictures, where he was Executive Producer of WOLF HALL, THE MISSING, and GEORGE GENTLY to name a few. John has now established his own production company Angel Station.