LEIGHTON DE BARROS
CEO – Executive Producer
Four-time Emmy® Award nominee Leighton has close to 30 years’ experience in the television industry, as producer, director, writer and cinematographer. Specialising in producing epic natural history and wildlife documentaries that capture unique animal behaviour. Leighton has won more than 15 industry awards and worked on a host of films broadcast on Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, CBS America, Smithsonian Channel, National Geographic Channel, ABC TV, Arte France, TVNZ, NHK, Channel 5 and the BBC.
Leighton has international clients including Survivor (CBS America), Silverback Films and the BBC Natural History Unit to his name. As founder and joint CEO of Sea Dog TV International, Leighton is responsible for managing all of the creative aspects of the company, from development to production.