About Wild Mercury

Wild Mercury was established in 2016 by Derek Wax to develop and produce bold, irreverent, imaginative stories for UK and US broadcasters, working in creative collaboration with the most original writers working in drama and comedy. The team at Wild Mercury are drawn to writers with strong authorial voices, and to dramas which take creative risks, bringing exciting, unfamiliar worlds to audiences. Wild Mercury is backed by Endemol Shine Group.

Wild Mercury's first project, in association with Kudos, is TROY, FALL OF A CITY, currently in production for BBC and Netflix.

About Derek Wax

Derek's past credits as a producer and executive producer at the BBC, Granada and Kudos include two BAFTA winning mini-series SEX TRAFFIC (C4) and OCCUPATION (BBC), the Emmy Award winning THE HOUR (BBC), TSUNAMI THE AFTERMATH (BBC/HBO), HUMANS (C4/AMC), CAPITAL (BBC), FROM THERE TO HERE (BBC), LIP SERVICE, (BBC), PLUS ONE (C4), FLESH AND BLOOD (BBC).