Rick Maier spent over 20 years writing, script editing and consulting on adult and children’s series before taking up a position at TEN firstly as Executive Producer in Development and Drama, and for the last ten years as Head of Drama.

Rick’s writing credits include The Young Doctors, E-Street, Prisoner, Bellamy, Big Sky, Carson’s Law, The Restless Years, Neighbours, Mission: Impossible, Murder Call, Cody, G.P., Snowy River, Pirates Island, Fallen Angels, Prime Time, Secret Valley, Sweat and Police Rescue.

As Head Of Drama he has been responsible for Brock, The Wrong Girl, Offspring, Neighbours, Mary: The Making Of A Princess, Party Tricks, Secrets & Lies, Wonderland, Puberty Blues, Underground – The Julian Assange Story, Bikie Wars: Brothers In Arms, Reef Doctors, Mr & Mrs Murder, Rush, Hawke, and A Model Daughter – The Killing of Caroline Byrne. He is also the Network EP for Masterchef Australia.


Head of Drama

Meet The Buyer: NETWORK TEN

Meeting Rooms 12 & 13, Level 1

Local and international Development Executives, Commissioning Editors, Programmers and Controllers will provide insight into their schedules, outline their own production priorities and explain how Australian producers can best work with them. Find out at Meet The Buyer what content Network Executives are seeking and why, what audiences they’re trying to attract, and how they prefer […]

Meet The Buyer