Our entertainment team writes a broad book of film and media insurance on both the company and syndicate platform. Advertising agents' insurance, commercial producers' insurance and film production insurance are the mainstays of the book and we are also able to offer both employers' and public liability for companies involved in film shoots.

Entertainment coverage options

We can offer line sizes up to £15m / $22.5m on Company or Lloyd’s paper. We write business on a primary and excess basis. We write business worldwide (excluding sanctioned territories).

Key coverages include:

  • Cast insurance
  • Media
  • Extra expense
  • Property – props, sets and wardrobe, equipment, office contents, computer and telecommunication equipment, action motor vehicles and library stock. Cover includes loss of use and continuing hire charges
  • Property of others
  • Business interruption
  • Money and PA (assault)
  • Terrorism
  • Employers’ liability
  • General commercial liability
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Contact our experts

Pippa Morris

Senior Underwriter – Entertainment
Pippa.Morris@markel.com

Ross Howard

Assistant Underwriter– Entertainment
Ross.Howard@markel.com
    

David Sawyer

Divisional Managing Director, Professional & Financial Risks
David.Sawyer@markel.com

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