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The Dragon warmly invites you to
The Oxford Dragon Lecture 2013
‘Comic Relief - the first 25 years’
Guest Speaker: Peter Bennett-Jones (former Dragon parent)
Film and TV Producer and Chair of Comic Relief
on
Thursday 26
th
September 2013
at
7.00pm in the Lynam Hall
Tickets: £10—proceeds to the Dragon Bursaries Programme
Children 16 and under: free
Lecture 7.00pm
Drinks and Canapés 8.00pm
Peter Bennett-Jones’ career has encompassed independent television
production, talent management and the creation of Comic Relief, alongside
Founder Richard Curtis.
Former owner of Tiger Aspect Productions, his production credits range from
classic comedy hits such as
The Vicar of Dibley, Mr Bean
and children’s hit
series
Charlie and Lola
to the Oscar-nominated film
Billy Elliott
.
As Founder and Chairman of talent agencies, PBJ Management and KBJ
Management, Peter’s clients include Rowan Atkinson, Tim Minchin,
Armando Iannucci, Eddie Izzard, Lenny Henry, to name but a few. In 2011 he
was awarded the
Special Award in recognition of his contribution to
the entertainment industry.
In 1997 Peter became Chair of the Trustees for Comic Relief. He will step
down from this role later this year. Peter is Board member of The Royal
National Theatre and Governor at Rugby School.
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