Neil has been producing & directing TV for years (since his MTV hosting role also came with an Associate Producer credit). In 2015, Neil was hired as the Series Writer for Red Bull’s prestigious Ultimate Rush adventure sports documentary series, taking over from Pulitzer-nominated Hollywood screenwriter Stephen Schiff for Season 4. Unrelatedly, he was Field Producer for Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series 2016. To balance out the energy drinks, he was producer of Motorsport TV’s exclusive magazine show ‘Inside WorldRX’ from the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. In 2014 he was Story Features Producers for the host broadcaster of FIFA World Cup, based in Rio de Janeiro.
He can happily adapt to any and all of the following roles VT Producer, EVS Director, Live Producer, Field Producer, Series Producer, Highlights Producer, Development Producer…
As part of an ongoing role as a producer, talent mentor and content creator for the FIA Formula E World Championship, in 2019 he was hired to format and live-produce a pioneering new concept in sports broadcasting – VOLTAGE – a live watchalong for Formula E, streamed live from YouTube Space London hosted by and starring huge influencers, which was shortlisted for a 2019 Broadcast Digital Award. In 2020 he co-produced the esports series FE: Race At Home Challenge, and in 2021 was co-creator and producer of Formula E: Accelerate, the official esports partner series to the World Championship.
May 2021 saw the launch of Future Lab – The Podcast: a big fresh commission, which Neil co-produces with Something’ Else Productions on behalf of Goodwood Festival Of Speed.
He produced, wrote & directed three seasons of his own format “Console Yourself” – an original commission for GINX TV. In 2011 he produced, directed and wrote the feature-length documentary “Le Mans – First Strike” about CRS Racing’s dramatic assault on the world’s greatest endurance race. Varied other credits include Goodwood Revival & Festival Of Speed, World Rally Championship, Formula E, Project Cancun, World Touring Car Championship and European Le Mans Series.
He is part of the core writing team for Cleverdis on their show dailies at ITB, Vinexpo & IFA International.