Scout Productions Hires Producer Elizabeth Davies


Scout Productions has tapped Emmy-nominated producer Elizabeth Davies as senior VP of production and operations.

Davies will oversee all domestic and international physical production for the company, including all of its branded content work, unscripted series and documentaries. Scout most recently premiered The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning with Amy Poehler on Peacock.

Other recent and upcoming premieres for the company include season seven of Queer Eye on Netflix, The Secrets of Hillsong on FX/Hulu, MerPeople on Netflix and Charlie Make a Record on Roku.

Davies as over 25 years of experience in the industry. She has held various roles, including VP of production, production consultant, line producer and talent agent. She has overseen all aspects of production for different types of unscripted television shoes, from scheduling to budgeting, talent contracts, union negotiations, location scouting and postproduction.

“We are delighted to welcome Elizabeth Davies as our new senior VP of production and operations at Scout Productions,” said Eric Korsh, president. “Her extensive experience overseeing all aspects of production for a wide range of unscripted television shows, from inception to delivery, makes her an excellent fit for our team. Elizabeth’s leadership will support our continued delivery of premium alternative series to a full and growing slate of streamers and networks.”

“With her wealth of experience and creativity, I have no doubt she will help us continue to produce compelling content that resonates with our audiences,” added Scout Productions’ co-founder and executive producer David Collins. “We are excited to see what she will bring to the table at Scout Productions.”

“I am thrilled to be joining the team at Scout Productions and excited for what’s on the horizon,” Davies said. “The company has a proven track record of creating innovative and thought-provoking content, and I am eager to collaborate with such a talented group of individuals. I look forward to contributing my experience and expertise to help bring even more groundbreaking projects to life.”