Amani started her passion for tv and music since her early school days watching her father working as a creative director for the launch of new television stations in the Pan-Arab region Kuwait and Qatar then becoming the first music producer in the Pan-Gulf region. She used to tag along her father to watch the tv shows in making, music concerts and recording music studios etc.. Moved from Kuwait to the U.K. for college, majoring in International Media Studies and Journalism. Whilst in London in 1991 witnessed the launch of the first free to air Pan-Arab independent satellite television channel named Middle East Broadcasting Centre, currently known as MBC TV ( Middle East Broadcasting Corporation) and relocated in 2002 to Dubai Media City, UAE, is the state of the art TV Channel in the Middle East and Gulf region, carrying the highest ratings on its multi-channels, viewership that exceeds 100 million viewers across the Pan-Arab region. While Amani was studying also started work experience at MBC and continued with them until 2009.
Her experience started as program researcher to line-producer, program producer, executive producer. Responsible for producing, setting up and launching the station’s flag-ship programs, special projects such as; launching an interactive music channel for MBC, anniversary live specials, Channel manager for MBC 1 channel, heading a production department producing in-house over 18 tv programs for a new media group launching a local channel for Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Amani oversees a project from conception to completion. She is involved in every stage of the television production both studio and on-location, a team player and motivator and enjoy passing on her know-how and building confidence and experience within her team. Producing programs with over 18 years of experience. All program genres: entertainment, music, game shows etc.. Titles such as:
- Who Wants to be a Millionaire – 2002-2008
- The Power of 10 – 2008
- The Rest of Your Life – 2007
- Deal or No Deal – 2004
- Star Search – 2004
- MBC Anniversary Live Events: 5 years anniversary, 10 years anniversary
- MBC Live Telethons
Amani is currently working as a freelance flying producer, developing programme ideas for regional Pan-Arab speaking tv satellite stations and pitching ideas. She strives continuously to pursue new challenging jobs in television production and exploring new platforms in the industry.