The Edinburgh International Television Festival: the ‘cast’

OVER the three days of the 2008 MediaGuardian Edinburgh International Television Festival, interviewed the following…

Chris Addison, writer, ‘Lab Rats’

Lord Melvyn Bragg, controller of Specialist Factuals and Arts, ITV

Dorothy Byrne, head of News and Current Affairs, Channel 4

Maggie Cunningham, joint head of Programmes and Services, BBC Scotland

Andy Duncan, CEO, Channel 4

Scott Ferguson, director of Programmes, Al Jazeera English

Kathryn Flett, TV critic, The Observer

Jeremy Fox, CEO, Digital Rights Group

Jenny Frayn, BBC executive producer

Alex Graham, Wall to Wall

Steve Hewlett, media consultant

Nick Higham, reporter, BBC

Paul Jackson, director of Entertainment and Comedy, ITV

Blair Jenkins, chair, Scottish Broadcasting Commission

Mike Kidd, consultant

David Liddiment, Trust Member, BBC

Brent MacGregor, Screen Academy Scotland

Denis Mooney, TRC media

Steve Morrison, CEO, All3Media International

Diane Nelmes, director of Daytime and Lifestyle, ITV Productions

Ben Robinson, Isis Media

Hardeep Singh Kohli, writer and broadcaster

Nicola Soderlund, Sparks Network AB

Alan Stewart, head of Broadcasting, Ofcom, Scotland

David Strachan, MD, Tern Television

Peter Taylor, documentary maker

Sue Virtue, producer, Hartswood Films

Helena Ward, TRC media

John Whittingdale MP, chair, DCMS

Christina Willoughby, head of Sales and Promotions, Channel 4

Peter York, author and broadcaster