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John Stemp

John Stemp

Pinewood Studios Group

Senior TV Studios Technical Manager

For thirteen years he has looked after the technology in their dedicated TV studios. 

He has worked in the television industry for over 25 years starting out in outside broadcasts. Since then he has been privileged to have work in all the major TV studios in and around London, some long since closed. 

In a career in electronics spanning four decades, he has worked on projects developing Ground Penetrating Radar. These included mine field clearance in the Falklands, mapping underground pipes in New York City and even locating a murder victim in the notorious Fred West case. 

John has always had and innovative approach to his work and instils this into his team of engineers. This allows Pinewood TV studios to accommodate large and technically complex shows. He has a hands-on approach to TV making and enjoys everything from sitcoms to panel shows. 

John has never lost touch with his roots and still has a passion for designing and building electronic projects. 


  • Everybody sees what happens on the screen and what goes out, but there's so much work and effort goes into production, the preplanning and making these things happen, to be recognised for that work that goes on preproduction is amazing!
    Richard Wormwell
  • Being able to show those unsung heroes within the technical innovation space is a really important achievement and it's a great awards to be part of...
    David Harnett
    Timeline TV
  • To recognise people that do stuff that isn't normally recognised, you know it's normally the hosts, the executive producers and the creative directors, but yeah the technical stuff makes it happen!
    Lisa Edwards
    Studio Ramsay
  • We're such an important industry to the country, and to everyone we serve from our clients to everyone at home, and there's a huge amount of work that's gone into the last couple of years innovation wise and it's great to be recognised.
    Jai Cave
    Envy Post Production


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