Dame Pippa Harris, DBE | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Dame Pippa Harris, DBE

Job title

Independent Governor


Pippa Harris has been an independent member of the Board since March 2010.  She is also a member of the Nominations Committee.

Pippa’s charitable trusteeship interests include New Deal of the Mind, where she serves as a Trustee.

Pippa is Head of Film and TV for Neal Street Productions which she co-founded in 2003 alongside Sam Mendes and Caro Newling.  Since forming the company, Pippa has produced films: ‘Starter for Ten’ ‘Jarhead’ and the upcoming ‘Blood’, and executive produced ‘Things We Lost in the Fire’, ‘Revolutionary Road’ and ‘Away We Go’.  For TV Pippa has produced ‘Stuart A Life Backwards’, ‘Call the Midwife’, and ‘The Hollow Crown’ for the BBC’s 2012 Shakespeare Season.

Pippa was formerly the Head of Drama Commissioning for the BBC.

Register of Interests

Neal Street Productions Ltd - Director

PHCN UK Ltd - Director

PHCN USA Inc - Director

CTM Productions Ltd - Director

Shakespeare Productions Ltd - Director

New Deal of the Mind (Charity No 1134482, Company No 6895114) - Director

Conviction Films Ltd - Director

BAFTA (Charity No 216726) - Council Member, Deputy Chair of Film Committee

Penny Dreadful Television Ltd – Director

CTM8 Ltd (Co: 10945964) – Director

CTM7 Ltd (Co: 10418480) – Director

Informer Productions Ltd (Co: 10746466) – Director

Gatti House Residents Management Co Ltd (Co: 09510654) – Director

Stateside Productions Ltd (Co: 09860715) – Director