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I have over twenty five years experience as a writer, director and editor across all media types and genres, directing over 100 hours of 30 minute to feature length prime time TV for the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5. My work has included; drama, thriller, comedy, childrens, soap, and period costume drama and has received a ‘Best Drama BAFTA’ Award and several other BAFTA and RTE Award nominations. Production companies include Red, Granada, Pearson, Film & General and Thames TV.
I have also worked extensively in commercials, and brand communications winning Silver at the New York Film Festival and runner up in the Film 4 Directors Cut Awards. I have developed, directed and edited factual series and have several feature films with budgets up to $15M in development. I self shoot, and edit and am capable on Blackmagic Resolve, and Adobe CC and have filmed in locations around the world.
For three years now I have also taught Screen acting to university drama students, teaching acting principles and then devising, shooting and editing their graduate shorts and monologues.
[/vc_column_text][vc_text_separator title=”Awards” color=”custom” accent_color=”#dd3333″][vc_column_text]Best Drama BAFTA Winner 2006 for The Giblet Boys – two further Bafta nominations.
Best Drama Nominee – Royal Television Society
Nominee Film 4 Directors Cut Awards – entire campaign of four spots for COI amongst the eleven finalists.[/vc_column_text][vc_text_separator title=”CV” color=”custom” accent_color=”#dd3333″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]
Pink Flamingo Films
10 x 30 minute series featuring Gary Numan, Go West and many other music names talking about their favourite cars.
Red productions for BBC1
5 x 1 hour episodes of barrister’s precinct drama. Starring John Hannah, John Thompson, Lisa Faulkner, Paul Freeman. Produced by Matthew Bird
Film & General Prods for CITV
8 episodes of 13 of original comedy series.Produced by Davina Belling and Clive Parsons
Winner Best Drama BAFTA 2006
The Queens Nose
Film & General Prods for CBBC
12 episodes over two series of comedy drama. Produced by Davina Belling and Clive Parsons.
Nominated Best Children’s Drama RTS Awards 2002
Nominated Best Children’s Drama Indy Awards 2002
The Story of Tracy Beaker
13 episodes of children’s comedy drama. Produced by Jane Dauncey
Nominated Best Children’s Drama, BAFTA awards 2002
Nominated Best Drama, Broadcast Awards 2003
Nominated Best Drama, RTE Awards 2003
Medical drama Starring Michael Kitchen and Martin Shaw. Written by Eanna O’Lochlain – Produced by Pamela Wilson
Pilot of comedy detective drama. Starring Jack Dee and John Thomson. Written by Matthew Hall – Produced by Beverley Dartnell
Comedy series starring Joanna Lumley and Brian Protheroe. Written by Laurie Rowley – Produced by Tony Charles
Wing & a Prayer
4 episodes of legal drama. Starring Maureen Beattie and Kate Buffery. Written by Matthew Hall – Produced by Matthew Kuipers
LWT & WGBH Boston for ITV
Film based on Emily Bronte’s novel. Starring Robert Cavanah, Matthew Macfadyan, Orla Brady, Peter Davison, Sarah Smart. Written by Neil Mackay
LWT for ITV
6 episodes over two series of medical drama. Starring Sophie Okenedo, Ayub Khan Din, Jessica Stevenson. Written by Neil Mackay
Carlton for ITV
22 episodes of soap. Starring Mandana Jones, Simone Lhabib, Dawn McDaniel. Produced by Matthew Bird
Thames for ITV
4 episodesProduced by Pat Sandys
The Euphoric Scale
30 minute Short Film. Starring Helen Baxendale, Anita Dobson, Robert Bathurst. Produced by Jane Walker[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][/vc_column][/vc_row]