Murphy succeeds Katherine Everett, who is taking up the newly-created
role of controller of interactive television and navigation. Murphy will
report to Roly Keating, controller BBC digital channels, and starts on 1
Murphy’s previous experience includes being a series producer with MTV
and a producer on Planet 24’s The Big Breakfast. He joined UK Play in
July 1998, becoming the UK’s youngest channel editor, at the age of 26.