Pat heads up OPTP’s Los Angeles office with Ben Adler, and serves as Executive
Producer on all of OPTP’s unscripted US shows.
Pat joined Optomen in 1994, became Managing Director in 2005 and was one of the
founders of One Potato Two Potato in 2008. Pat is CEO of the Optomen Group which
encompasses Optomen Television in London, Optomen Productions in New York and
Los Angeles, and One Potato in London and Los Angeles.
Pat produced the first series of ITV’s huge factual series "Police, Camera,
Action!" with audiences of over 15 million viewers. She also created, directed
and produced the award–winning "Two Fat Ladies" which became a worldwide hit.
Pat went on to develop and produce the BAFTA and Royal Television Society
award–winning series "The Naked Chef", launching the TV career of Jamie Oliver.
She went on to executive produce a wide range of shows including Channel 4’s
BAFTA and International Emmy winning "Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares", "French
Leave", "The F***ing Fulfords", "Two Men In A Trench" "The F Word", "Heston's
Feast", "Mary, Queen of Shops" and "What To Eat Now". In the USA Pat has
executive produced "Kitchen Nightmares", “Hotel Hell” and “Masterchef” for FOX,
"Role Reversal" for A&E and "Tyler’s Ultimate" for The Food Network