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Nikki Wilson (née Smith) is a British television producer whose known credits include the revived series of Doctor Who and its spinoff The Sarah Jane Adventures. Her career had predominantly been as a script editor, in which capacity she worked on Trial & Retribution and Doctor Who.

Nikki Wilson
OccupationTelevision Producer
Years active2001–present


In 2008, she became a producer on the Doctor Who spinoff The Sarah Jane Adventures starting with "The Last Sontaran",[citation needed] and in 2010 following the departure of Julie Gardner, she was promoted to executive producer starting with "The Nightmare Man".

In 2009, she produced the Doctor Who special "The Waters of Mars".[1]

In 2011, she became the new producer of the series Casualty, taking over from previous producer Oliver Kent. Her first episode "Next of Kin" was aired on 3 December 2011 and her last episode "What You Believe" aired on 24 August 2013.

In 2014 after five years away from the program Wilson (alongside former producer Peter Bennett) returned to produce the eighth, ninth, and tenth seasons of the revived series, Wilson will produce the eleventh series under new Executive Producer Chris Chibnall.[2]

Producing creditsEdit

Production Notes Broadcaster
The Sarah Jane Adventures
  • Series Producer (2008 - 2011)
Doctor Who BBC One
  • Series Producer (2011 - 2013)


  1. ^ "Lindsay Duncan to star in second Doctor Who Special of 2009" (Press release). BBC Press Office. 19 February 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-15.
  2. ^ "Sarah Davies 1st Assistant Director" (PDF). Retrieved 28 October 2017.

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Preceded by
Tracie Simpson
Doctor Who Producer
Succeeded by
Peter Bennett
Preceded by
Marcus Wilson
Doctor Who Producer
Succeeded by