Filmography

Selected Credits

PRODUCER/ DIRECTOR

HELP! MY HOUSE IS HAUNTED! UKTV

EP: David Notman-Watt/ Back2back Prods | Zak Bagans MY Entertainment

Brand new, 12 part, multi-camera presenter led paranormal series. 

HITLER’S CIRCLE OF EVIL ZDF/ NETFLIX

SP: Ashley Morris/ WMR

Two episodes of drama doc series exploring the rise and fall of the Third Reich told from the point of view of those who made it happen – the movers and shakers of the most evil regime in history. 

KILLER INSTINCT WITH CHRIS HANSEN Investigation Discovery.

EP: Ian Russell/ Bruce Kennedy ITN/ Tim Baney ID

Two episodes of presenter led crime docu-drama series digging deep into the depths of a killer’s mind and bringing life to some of America’s most chilling and heart-wrenching homicide cases. Recreation shot in Cape Town, South Africa. 

 

SEE NO EVIL Investigation Discovery

EP: Thomas Viner/ Arrow Media/ Tim Baney/ ID

Crime docu-drama series exploring homicide cases solved by surveillance footage

                                                              

ANDREW CARNEGIE: RAGS TO RICHES, POWER TO PEACE  BBC Scotland

Official Selection Edinburgh Film festival

Winner Best Feature Doc Pittsburgh International Film Festival

Narrated by Brian Cox. The story of the Scottish born philanthropist and his mission to stop the First World War.

 

MAIL ORDER MURDER Investigation Discovery

EP: Martin Mortimore/ Pioneer Liz Massie/ ID

Crime docu-drama series.

 

INVASION EARTH Nat Geo

EP: Bob Strange/ Pioneer

South American stories. IVs with leading scientists, archive and drama recreation exploring the world’s most intriguing UFO sightings to answer the age-old question – are we alone?

 

THE STORMS THAT STOLE CHRISTMAS C4/S4C

EP: Bob Strange/ Pioneer

Fast turnaround docu exploring extreme weather in UK. Welsh reversion for S4C with a presenter.

 

KIDS HOSPITAL AT CHRISTMAS Channel 5

EP: Neil Grant/ Films of Record

Observational series following the staff and patients at the Royal Manchester Children’s hospital over the festive season.

 

SECRETS OF THE TOWER OF LONDON PBS

EP: Alice Harper/ Pioneer

Docu looking at the secrets locked within The Tower of London using drama recreation, archive, and actuality with experts and present day inhabitants of the tower 

 

FORBIDDEN Discovery Asia

EP: Martyn Ives/ Beyond Productions, Sydney

Germany/ Italy stories. Observational factual series looking at sub-cultures.

 

THE HORSEMEAT BANQUET BBC Three

EP: Simon Dickson/ Dragonfly

Presenter led factual entertainment show looking at the horsemeat scandal in the UK.

 

METEOR STRIKE: FIREBALL FROM SPACE C4

SP: Andrew Barron/ Pioneer    David Glover/ C4

Fast turnaround docu exploring the Russian Meteor shower.              

 

SECRETS OF HIGHCLERE CASTLE PBS

EP: Bob Strange/ Pioneer

Docu exploring the extraordinary stories behind settling for the hit drama “Downton Abbey” using recreation, archive. IVs and actuality with the present day Lord and Lady Carnarvon. Rated exceptionally high. 

 

FAT SURGEONS UKTV

EP: Andy Webb/ Electric Sky Productions

10 x 50 min obs doc series with strong emotive IVs, actuality and featuring medical procedures.

 

EDIT PRODUCER/ PRODUCER

MEGA SHIPPERS Discovery Science

EP: David Nottman-Watt, Back2back/ Neil Laird, Science

 

WEATHER TERROR: BRITS ABROAD Channel 5

SP: Erika Dodd/ Darlow Smithson

EXTREME WEATHER: THE SURVIVORS BBC EARTH

Weather docu series using testimony and UCG.

 

AFTERSHOCK: DISASTER IN NEPAL Discovery

SP: Marc Tiley ITN    EP: Tom Gorham, Discovery

Fast turnaround docu about the 2015 Nepal earthquake.       

 

HOW DRUGS WORK BBC three/ Nat Geo

SP: Yavar Abbas/ Pioneer    Sam Anstiss/ BBC

Science/ obs doc series exploring Ecstasy, Cannabis and Cocaine.

 

UNSINKABLE TITANIC C4/NAT GEO/DISCOVERY

EP: Stuart Carter/ Pioneer    Hamish Mykura/ C4

Drama documentary charting chain of events leading to the demise of Titanic.         

New York Festivals International Television & Film Awards Silver World Medal 2010

Nominated ‘Best Drama documentary’ Grierson Trust,

CINE Golden Eagle Award.

 

HINDENBURG C4/ZDF/SMITHSONIAN

EP: Stuart Carter/ Pioneer   David Glover/ C4

Feature length factual drama about the Hindenburg airship disaster of 1937.

Emmy Winner: Outstanding individual achievement in a craft: lighting direction and scenic design

      

CHALLENGER: COUNTDOWN TO DISASTER C4/NAT GEO

EP: Stuart Carter/ Pioneer   David Glover/ C4

Feature length drama doc marking the 20-year anniversary of the space shuttle disaster.       

 

 

Education

1994 – 1996

MANCHESTER METROPOLITAN UNIVERSITY

BA (Hons) History of Film, Photography & Graphic Media

Courses

‘Making the leap from Factual to Drama’ Directors UK/ Kenny Glenaan

‘Commentary Masterclass’ DV Talent/ Patrick Uden

Additional

US I visa | CRB Checked | Full UK driver’s license | Self-Shooting C300/ XF305

 

References available upon request