Founder and Producer
Dan Edwards is a television executive with almost two decades of industry experience. In 2016 Dan joined forces with his father John Edwards and Roadshow Films to form Roadshow Rough Diamond. Their productions include last year’s Les Norton for the ABC, Australian Gangster for the Seven Network and Romper Stomper, which broke viewing records for Australian SVOD service Stan, winning two Logie awards. Les Norton, Australian Gangster and Romper Stomper were co-created and produced by Dan. Prior to launching Roadshow Rough Diamond, Dan was Vice President (ANZ/Japan) at ITV Studios Global Entertainment. Also, in the Asian market, Dan spearheaded the 2009 set up of Endemol Worldwide Distribution’s office in Hong Kong following the merger with Southern Star where Dan was a Sales Director for seven years across Canada, Middle East, Africa, Greece and Asia. He has created and developed fifteen projects in concert with Australian and international broadcasters.