Screen Yorkshire today announces that two high profile media industry figures are joining its board of directors. Senior entertainment producer Adeel Amini, and Fremantle’s Samantha Glynne, both from Yorkshire, will be joining the Board this February.
Adeel Amini, a Bradfordian, formed The TV Mindset in 2018, a mental health support group for freelancers which advocates for constructive change in the industry, advising and informing policies of key decision makers and institutions. Adeel won the Edinburgh Television Festival Industry Champion Award 2020 for his work on behalf of freelancers during the Covid pandemic. A senior entertainment producer, Adeel’s TV credits include Catchphrase, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?, Blind Date and 8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown.