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Paul McGettigan

Head of Entertainment, 12 Yard Productions

Paul joined 12 Yard as an Executive Producer in 2013 and was made Head of Comedy Entertainment two years later.  He has made a number of hit returning series for 12 Yard including ‘I'll Get This’ and ‘Insert Name Here’ for BBC2, ‘Big Star’s Little Star’ for ITV and ‘Comedians Giving Lectures’ for Dave.  He now also looks after quiz shows including ‘Eggheads’ and ‘Puzzling’ for Channel 5. 

Prior to joining 12 Yard he worked on ‘Have I Got News For You’ for many years and Series Produced many popular Comedy Entertainment shows including 'Room 101', 'Frank Skinner's Opinionated' and 'The Sarah Millican Television Programme'.