Qantas Appoints New Executive Producer

Qantas has appointed experienced television producer, Michael Freedman, as its Executive Producer Inflight Entertainment, based in Sydney.

Qantas General Manager Inflight Services, Paul Miller, said that Freedman would be responsible for the overall management of the airline`s international and domestic inflight entertainment programs.

“Michael brings a wealth of media experience to the role and I am confident he will make a significant contribution,” he added.

Freedman previously managed CTC Television Productions, where he co-produced Bourke`s Backyard for eight years.

Prior to that he was a management consultant for Anderson Consulting and Managing Editor of the Rural Press Group. He has been working as a communications and media management consultant for the past two years.


Freedman has completed a Bachelor of Commerce, and an MBA at the University of New South Wales where he finished in the top 10 in his year. He has also completed courses in Multimedia Publishing, International Co-Productions for Film and Television and Directing for Cinema.