Intimacy Coordinator

Intimacy Coordinator

By 24th April 2018 No Comments
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

“David Thackeray has also worked with Tanya Reynolds and Patricia Allison on Sex Education. I remember two scenes – that of the kiss between Ola and Lily and that of their first antics – whose execution was brilliantly managed by David. He manages to create a superb working environment.”

-Ita O’Brien (Konbini Biiinge article) Sex Education-

Since 2015 David Thackeray has been working in collaboration with Ita O’Brien to develop Intimacy on Set and promote best practice within the industry. An experienced Intimacy Coordinator he has worked on numerous high profile productions for international broadcasters including Netflix, Warner Bros, Apple Tv, Channel 4, Sky and HBO.

Thackeray also teaches Intimacy Coordination and shares the Intimacy on set guidelines with Drama Schools and festivals internationally. He teaches regularly at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and Guildford School of Acting.

“An amazing guy called David Thackeray came on board and did several days with us.”

-Ben Taylor Director of Sex Education – (Lad Bible)-

If you would like to have more information on what an intimacy coordinator does, please take a look at this video, created by The Guardian.