About Rochford Productions
Rochford Production is led by Christopher Rochford Hopkins, a creative that has carved out a successful career in TV and Radio. He began his career in local radio working in production before taking a natural step into presenting.
For more than ten years Chris worked for some of the biggest radio networks in the UK, Radio Aire, Viking FM, Minster FM, Atlantic 252 before joining Radio One to host the now iconic Radio One Roadshows.
Chris began presenting TV soon after, credits include Brain Box on the Irish TV channel UTV and STV, he became the face of late-night TV on Channel Five, hosting the interactive game show Quiz Call for more than 4 years, Other interactive game shows include Quiz Night Live, Sky Quiz Live, Bid TV and Leeds Party in the Park for ITV2.
Still do this day Chris puts on his presenting hat recently hosting for the Global Gift Gala hosted by Eva Longoria and Victoria Beckham London, The London Lifestyle Awards, Cinema and televison benevolent fund a charity close to his heart as it raises much needed funds for those that have worked in the entertainment industry for many years to provide dynamic support for those facing personal and career challenges of illness, injury, unemployment or finances.
During his period working as a successful TV presenter, he continued to develop his passion for writing and creating Television ideas, knowing he was onto something he launched Rochford productions in order to exploit and maximize his ideas and properties.
Rochford Productions, a respected company within the broadcast sector both in the UK and U.S specialising in entertainment properties including Shiny floor studio based formats, prime time quiz formats, reality and Talent led access shows.
Over the last three years, Rochford Productions has negotiated international distribution deals, with Digital Right Group (DRG) and secured option deals within The the U.S with the Gurin Company in Los Angeles.
In 2017 Rochford Production partnered with Whizz Kid Entertainment to co-develop a brand new Saturday night singing gameshow which has just recently been filmed as a pilot for BBC ONE at the iconic Televison Centre Studios in London.
Rochford has also partnered with some of the UK’s biggest TV and Radio production companies on many of their ideas; these include ITV Studios and Infinity Media for a show called 24 Hours To Change Your Life and Global Radio an exciting singer/songwriter format to find the best unsigned song writing talent in the UK.
We are constantly creating new and exciting formats for an international market, if you would like to look through our current portfolio and discuss potential opportunities please contact us.