16 Feb 2016

Kimberley Hikaka - producer of Bafta winning tv series

From Nine To Noon, 10:12 am on 16 February 2016

Kimberley Hikaka has worked on the successful British ITV series Downton Abbey. Last year a mini series she co-produced, won two Bafta's; for best actor and best mini series. The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies  is now screening on Netflix NZ. and tells the story of a retired school teacher, Christopher Jefferies, who was questioned by British police over the murder of his tenant, 25 year old architect Joanne Yeates.

He was then hounded by the tabloid media despite no charges being brought against him. Another man was later charged with her murder.

The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies

The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies Photo: Supplied

Between television roles, Kimberley Hikaka also works for Médecins Sans Frontières.

She talks to Kathryn Ryan.