Ben Winston is an award-winning producer, director and a founding partner of Fulwell 73
In just the past six years, he has won 12 Emmy Awards and been nominated 31 times. He holds the record for the individual with the most Emmy nominations in any one year when in 2019 he received 8 nominations.
Winston is the executive producer of “The Late Late Show with James Corden,” "The Grammy Awards,” for CBS, “The Kardashians” for Hulu, and the record breaking “Carpool Karaoke” for Apple TV. He was the executive producer and director of the recent "Friends: The Reunion” special, which became the most viewed show in Sky One and HBO Max’s history. His recent special “Adele, One Night Only” was the highest rated entertainment show on network television last year. Winston is also executive producer of “Drop the Mic,” for TBS, “Game On!” for CBS and “Real Pigeons Fight Crime” for Nickelodeon.
He has also created and produced several music specials for artists such as Bruno Mars (CBS), Harry Styles, Sam Smith (both Apple), Adele, Justin Bieber (ITV), Kacey Musgraves (Amazon), Ben Platt, and Shawn Mendes (both Netflix). He also oversaw “Global Citizen: Mandela 100” a 10-hour live broadcast show from South Africa, with Beyonce and Jay Z. In addition, he’s produced and directed record-breaking documentaries, videos, and movies for the mega-popular music act One Direction, including the Columbia Pictures hit film, “This Is Us”
His executive producing credits include four “BRIT Awards” ceremonies for ITV, two “Tony Awards” for CBS, the U.K. version of “The X Factor” and the recent Christmas special of the sitcom “Gavin and Stacey” for the BBC, which became the most-watched scripted show since 2003 and won the 2020 BAFTA for TV Moment of the Year.
He has won an MTV Video Music Award, three Brit Awards for directing, three PGA awards, and five Critics’ Choice Awards. In 2018, Variety named him in their list of top 20 unscripted producers in the World.