Richard Klein (TV)
|Born||Richard Henry Klein
12 October 1958
Burwash Common, Sussex
He joined the BBC in 1996 as a current affairs producer director, having worked as a freelancer for some years before. From 2005 to 2007 he was a commissioning editor for documentaries; most output of BBC Four comprises documentaries. He was succeeded by Charlotte Moore. From 2007 to 2008 he was Head of Independent Commissioning for Factual TV, of the BBC.
He became Controller of BBC Four in December 2008. In November 2009, his salary was revealed by the BBC to be £195,000.
He has one daughter, and is divorced.
|Controller of BBC Four