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Chris Kempton

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Brother of fellow lighting director Martin Kempton.
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 2006-2014 Top Gear (TV Series) (lighting director - 87 episodes)
- Episode #21.5 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #21.4 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #21.3 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #21.2 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #21.1 (2014) ... (lighting director)
 2014 The Kumars (TV Series) (lighting director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... (lighting director)
 2013 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2013 Jimmy Carr: Laughing and Joking (Video) (lighting director)
 2013 The Big Fat Quiz of the 80s (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2012-2013 Live at the Electric (TV Series) (lighting director - 9 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (2013) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... (lighting director)
 1996-2012 Never Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) (lighting director - 192 episodes)
- Christmas 2012 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Ser 26 Highlights (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #26.11 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #26.10 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #26.9 (2012) ... (lighting director)
 2012 Frankie Boyle Live - The Last Days of Sodom (Video) (lighting director)
 2012 The Big Fat Quiz of the 00s (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2012 Watchdog (TV Series documentary) (lighting director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #31.3 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #31.2 (2012) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #31.1 (2012) ... (lighting director)
 2012 The Big Fat Quiz of the 80s (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2012 Verry Terry (TV Movie) (lighting director)
  Absolutely Fabulous (TV Series) (studio lighting director - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2012) (lighting director - 1 episode, 2004)
- Olympics (2012) ... (studio lighting director)
- Job (2012) ... (studio lighting director)
- Identity (2011) ... (studio lighting director)
- White Box (2004) ... (lighting director)
 2011 Micky Flanagan: Live - The Out Out Tour (Video) (lighting director)
 2011 I've Never Seen Star Wars (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.0 (2011) ... (lighting director)
 2011 John Bishop's Britain (TV Series) (lighting director - 7 episodes)
- Christmas Special (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Being British (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Friends (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Animals (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Hobbies (2011) ... (lighting director)
 2008-2011 Mock the Week (TV Series) (lighting director - 13 episodes)
- Episode #10.6 (2011) ... (lighting director - as Chris Kemtpon)
- Episode #10.1 (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #9.13 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #9.12 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #9.8 (2010) ... (lighting director)
 2010-2011 Coming of Age (TV Series) (lighting director - 9 episodes)
- Fear Itself (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Lesbian Jumper (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Penguin (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Dib Dib Dib (2011) ... (lighting director)
- Robbery (2011) ... (lighting director)
 2011/I The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2009-2010 Genius (TV Series) (lighting director - 10 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #2.4 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #2.3 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #2.2 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #2.1 (2010) ... (lighting director)
 2003-2010 Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) (lighting director - 125 episodes)
- Episode #18.24 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #18.23 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #18.22 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #18.21 (2010) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #18.19 (2010) ... (lighting director)
 2010 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2004-2009 Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps (TV Series) (lighting director - 10 episodes)
- Keep on Running (2009) ... (lighting director)
- Closing Time (2006) ... (lighting director)
- War, Hurrgh! (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Finger Sniffing (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Croppity Crops (2006) ... (lighting director)
 2006-2009 Grownups (TV Series) (lighting director - 9 episodes)
- Balls (2009) ... (lighting director)
- Me Me Me (2009) ... (lighting director)
- No Win, No Fee (2009) ... (lighting director)
- Cow (2009) ... (lighting director)
- Clam Up (2009) ... (lighting director)
 2008 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2007-2008 After You've Gone (TV Series) (lighting - 10 episodes)
- The Law of the Skip (2008) ... (lighting)
- And So This Is Christmas (2007) ... (lighting)
- Just Say No (2007) ... (lighting)
- Ride of the Valkyrie (2007) ... (lighting)
- When She Came Back (2007) ... (lighting)
 2008 The National Lottery: Big 7 (TV Movie) (lighting designer)
 2008 Lily Allen and Friends (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (lighting director)
 2007 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2007 The Catherine Tate Show (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- Christmas Special (2007) ... (lighting director)
 2007 The Big Fat Anniversary Quiz (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2007 Ronni Ancona & Co. (TV Series) (studio lighting director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (studio lighting director)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (studio lighting director)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (studio lighting director)
 2006-2007 The Vicar of Dibley (TV Series) (lighting director - 2 episodes)
- The Vicar in White (2007) ... (lighting director)
- The Handsome Stranger (2006) ... (lighting director)
 2006 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2006 TV Heaven, Telly Hell (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (lighting director)
 2006 Petrolheads (TV Series) (lighting director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... (lighting director)
 2006 Help Your Self (TV Series) (lighting director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.5 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (lighting director)
 2005 The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Movie) (lighting director)
 2005 High Spirits with Shirley Ghostman (TV Series) (lighting director)
 2002-2004 French and Saunders (TV Series) (lighting director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #6.5 (2004) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #6.4 (2004) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #6.3 (2004) ... (lighting director)
- The Egg (2002) ... (lighting director)
 2004 Dead Ringers (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- US Election Special (2004) ... (lighting director)
 2004 The New Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) (lighting director)
 2004 Bognor or Bust (TV Series) (lighting director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... (lighting director)
 2004 Bob Monkhouse: A BAFTA Tribute (TV Special documentary) (lighting director)
 2003 Dumb Britain? (TV Series) (lighting director)
 2002-2003 My Hero (TV Series) (lighting director - 3 episodes)
- The Consultant (2003) ... (lighting director)
- Pet Rescue (2002) ... (lighting director)
- Zero Tolerance (2002) ... (lighting director)
 2003 Treasure Hunt (TV Series) (studio lighting director - 5 episodes)
- Australia: Gold Coast (2003) ... (studio lighting director)
- New Zealand: Christchurch (2003) ... (studio lighting director)
- Australia: Hobart, Tasmania (2003) ... (studio lighting director)
- USA: Arizona (2003) ... (studio lighting director)
- New Zealand: North Island (2003) ... (studio lighting director)
 2002 Celeb (TV Series) (lighting director)
  One Foot in the Grave (TV Series) (lighting director - 21 episodes, 1990 - 2000) (studio lighting - 17 episodes, 1990 - 1996) (studio lighting director - 1 episode, 1995)
- Things Aren't Simple Any More (2000) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- The Dawn of Man (2000) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- Threatening Weather (2000) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- The Futility of the Fly (2000) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- Tales of Terror (2000) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
 2000 Da Ali G Show (TV Series) (lighting director)
 1999 Let Them Eat Cake (TV Series) (lighting - 6 episodes)
- The Royal Command Performance (1999) ... (lighting)
- A Marriage of Convenience (1999) ... (lighting)
- Making Voopee (1999) ... (lighting)
- The Portrait (1999) ... (lighting)
- Murder (1999) ... (lighting)
 1998 Goodness Gracious Me (TV Series) (lighting director)
 1997 Dad (TV Series) (lighting director)
 1997 Pilgrim's Rest (TV Series) (lighting director)
 1992-1995 Keeping Up Appearances (TV Series) (lighting director - 15 episodes)
- The Pageant (1995) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- The Hostess (1995) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- The Rolls Royce (1995) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- A Barbecue at Violet's (1995) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
- The Boy Friend (1995) ... (lighting director - as Christopher Kempton)
 1993 Lily Savage Live: Paying the Rent (Video) (lighting technician)
 1992 Every Second Counts (TV Series) (lighting - 1 episode)
- Episode #8.1 (1992) ... (lighting)
 1992 A Bit of Fry and Laurie (TV Series) (lighting director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #3.6 (1992) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #3.5 (1992) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #3.4 (1992) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #3.3 (1992) ... (lighting director)
- Episode #3.2 (1992) ... (lighting director)
 1988 The River (TV Series) (studio lighting - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... (studio lighting)
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... (studio lighting)
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... (studio lighting)
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... (studio lighting)
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... (studio lighting)
 1988 Wyatt's Watchdogs (TV Series) (studio lighting - 1 episode)
- A Clot on the Landscape (1988) ... (studio lighting)
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Brother of fellow lighting director Martin Kempton.

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