Jess Fowle

Creative Director and Founder

In a twenty-year career in factual television, Jess has made everything from long running, multi-episode features series to immersive one-off docs.

At True North Jess leads the Features and Children’s departments – helping create big returning brands like A New Life in the Sun, Building the Dream and The Pets Factor and has also been responsible for delivering some of the company’s most talked-about pop docs including My Mums Used to Be Men and My Fake Baby.

Working collaboratively with contributors, Jess has been at the forefront of forging True North’s reputation for telling sensitive stories with integrity and humanity.

Jess has a particular interest in spotting and developing new production talent and loves working closely with new film-makers to help them make the programmes they are passionate about.