For us, this deal is about giving Plimsoll Productions extra support and expertise to build on our success. We will be adding to our creative firepower and aiming to create ever more entertaining and ambitious shows for our clients, and their audiences. LDC is the perfect partner to support our growth plan.”Grant Mansfield, CEO and Founder
With LDC’s support and minority investment, Grant and his team are driving the business forward, investing in its natural history and documentary divisions and pursuing further expansion into the US and new global markets.
Also in 2019, Netflix commissioned a new cinematic documentary series from the company, Night on Earth, which uses the firm’s cutting-edge technology to give audiences an unprecedented insight into wildlife activities at night.
In 2020 Plimsoll ranked 3rd in The Sunday Times Profit Track 100, the business was praised for producing more than 14 live shows and 50 TV series for main UK broadcasters, streaming platforms including Netflix and Apple TV+, and American networks such as Discovery Channel.
Another successful year for Plimsoll, with turnover and profits doubling. What next? An exciting new partnership with LDC, an alliance I know will drive us to even greater success in a growing TV marketplace.”Grant Mansfield, CEO and Founder
Profit Track 100 (Ranked 3rd)
The Sunday Times, 2020