Northcross Films is a production company at the forefront of the Popular Science genre.


Building a bridge between Factual Entertainment and Specialist Factual, the content we produce aims to distil complex science into everyday contexts, making it relevant and accessible to each of us.


We are currently developing a brand new series presented by Heston Blumenthal.


Who we are


Daisy Scalchi is a BAFTA nominated television producer and journalist who has created, developed and delivered content for networks across the globe. Her credits include the BBC2/Discovery co-production ‘Mary Beard’s Pompeii: Life and Death in a Roman Town’, the NatGeo/BBC4 co-production ‘Venice:24/7’ and Netflix’s true crime series ‘Captive’.


Helena Nicklin is an award-winning writer and presenter who has pioneered a multi-sensory approach to learning about wine. A published author, wine judging panellist, Sunday Brunch wine expert and regular columnist for several publications, Helena has built a reputation for transforming the way we communicate about taste.


Daisy Robertson is a Head of Production, Line Producer, Talent Manager and Producer in factual and scripted television; working for many years at BBC Factual on some of their most well-known strands including ‘Imagine…’, ‘Louis Theroux’ and ‘Arena’.

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