Hayley Johnson is Producer who specialises in the development of drama, features and documentary.
Hayley joined the film industry working for Blackfella Films and was later a Development and Investment Manager at Screen Australia where she oversaw projects including children’s series Little J & Big Cuz, gay rom-com A Chance Affair, Nakkiah Lui’s Kiki & Kitty, ABC’s Mystery Road and Carry the Flag. In addition, Hayley was an integral part of the delivery of talent and project development workshops including Pitch Short Blacks and Indigenous Producer’s Initiative.
After joining Noble Savage Pictures in 2018, Hayley has gone on to produce horror feature Dark Place and the Aboriginal quiz show Faboriginal. Hayley was also a producer working alongside Shark Island Productions on the anticipated documentary The Department directed by Sascha Ettinger Epstein for SBS and will premiere at Sydney Film Festival 2021. Hayley is currently developing a slate of features, TV drama and comedy and documentaries.