Welcome to Tigress
Tigress Productions has a worldwide reputation for outstanding and innovative programmes. The Company makes a wide range of adventure, science, and wildlife documentaries. From the extraordinary documentary following Chris Packham trying to trace a tribal girl he met in 1998 in the Sumatran jungle, to rigging remote control cameras around a dead hippo to see what comes to eat the two million calorie feast.
From its early beginnings making its acclaimed celebrity wildlife series, In the Wild, Tigress is now one of Britain’s best known specialist factual producers working with most major UK and international broadcasters. Its programmes have won numerous prestigious awards working with presenters and Hollywood stars such as Julia Roberts, Robin Williams, and Ewan McGregor.
Among its outstanding shows are ultra real survival series Alone in the Wild, three-part mini-series, Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist, about the life and death of the iconic Dian Fossey, nature series A Year in The Wild, hundreds of One Show features, multi award winning documentary Titus the Gorilla and Ben’s Zoo which grew into “We Bought A Zoo” starring Matt Damon and Scarlett Johansson. Established in 1991 it is now part of the EndemolShine Group.
Tigress Productions are delighted to announce some exciting awards news. Birds of Paradise: The Ultimate Quest has just been shortlisted for Best Natural History Documentary at the Grierson Awards 2017. Considered as the Oscars of the documentary world, the Grierson Awards celebrate the best in documentary film-making and so this is a huge achievement for Series Producer/Director, Simon Davies and…
Dian Fossey: Secrets In The Mist makes extensive use of Nat Geo’s archive of the primatologist Oscar-winning director James Marsh and 12 Year Old Lifer filmmaker Zara Hayes have hailed the impact of Netflix on factual storytelling and the power of archive footage, ahead of the release of National Geographic doc series Dian Fossey:…