Alleycats

Des Henderson

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DES HENDERSON

DIRECTOR / EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Des is a multi-award winning producer and director and has worked on the vast bulk of the Alleycats output in both capacities. Award winning/ nominated credits include: BBC1 / BBC4 How to Defuse a Bomb: ( Irish Film Institute winner and RTS nominated), My Wig and Me ( RTS nominated) BBC1 World’s Oldest Family ( RTS nominated), BBC1 NI/ RTE Keepin’ ‘Er Country (Celtic Media Festival Winner, RTS nominated) BBC1 NI/ RTE Life Patrol: On The Banks of The Foyle ( Radharc Award runner up)


As well as being at the cutting edge of high end documentary, Des has a huge strength in popular factual and formats – he developed, series produced and directed RTE series The Borrowers, bringing the fixed rig into loan offices, and is poised to repeat this success with RTE’s dating format Pulling With My Parents.