who we are
WDT have over 17 years’ experience in broadcast TV, branded content and SVODs…
who we are

WDT have over 17 years’ experience in broadcast TV, branded content and SVODs…


Nicky Searle

MD & Chief Connector

Nicky started her career in TV as an unpaid intern at MTV Networks in the 90s…interviewed countless famous artists, directed multi camera music performances, and produced many of the major league presenting talent of today…

Working in offscreen talent management since 2007 she has held Head of Talent roles at Optomen, NBCUniversal International, and Dragonfly. In 2014 she up WDT. Post the pandemic Nicky was Talent Executive at BBC Studios in the landmark Documentary Unit, and most recently was Head of Talent Box to Box Films.

Having crewed up some of British televisions most successful, well-loved, and award-winning formats, she has also recently been at the forefront of global SVOD projects.

With over 17 years tracking the movers and shakers in this industry on their respective career paths, she has a reputation for working with the best talent and the leading production companies in the business.


Rebecca Pattinson

Social Creative

Our resident social media expert; Rebecca specialises in creating content that excites and delights social media audiences, sparking conversations and inspiring engagement. She’s worked on a variety of campaigns for a wide range of brands and broadcasters including the BBC, Sky, NBC Universal, General Motors, Aldi, Jose Cuervo and Goldman Sachs. She’s joined the WDT family to run our busy social feeds and help us to reach a wider range of talent for our clients.

some of our clients…

From obs docs to specialist factual, live studio to constructed reality and of course the rig…. wdt’s credits include…

The F Word, Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares, Mary Queen of Shops, Horizon, The Great British Menu, Heston’s Feasts, Made In Chelsea, The Hotel, One Born Every Minute, Modern Times, The Children’s Hospital, Mary Portas’ What Britain Bought, Reggie Yates: Life & Death in Chicago, Jacques Peretti’s The Deal, Grand Prix Driver, Hidden Coastal Villages, Stephen: The Murder That Changed A Nation, The Real Narcos, Britain’s Cocaine Epidemic, Lockerbie: The Unheard Voices, Fred and Rose West: The Real Story with Trevor McDonald, The Nile: 5000 Years of History, Mountain Vets, The Repair Shop, The Lost Pirate Kingdom, Long Way Up, The Met, Inside Our Autistic Minds, Fight The Power, Freedom 50 Years of Pride, Drive To Survive Series 1, 2, 6 & 7, Break Point Series 2, Full Contact Series 1 & 2, Tour De France: Unchained Series 2 & 3, Wanted The Escape of Carlos Ghosn.


years tv experience


cups of coffee (daily!)


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