Down 1,391 this week

Gillies MacKinnon

Gillies MacKinnon was born on January 8, 1948 in Glasgow, Scotland. He is a director and writer, known for Behind the Lines (1997), Hideous Kinky (1998) and A Simple Twist of Fate (1994). See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and manager
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Gillies MacKinnon? Add or change photos

Favorite Football Films

Here's a rundown of some of our favorite football films, which you can enjoy now or long after the season is over.

See the full list

IMDb Asks With Host Ben Lyons: Mike Colter and Rachael Harris

Join host Ben Lyons for our live conversation with Mike Colter, star of "Jessica Jones," and Rachael Harris, star of "Lucifer," as we discuss their latest projects and history in Hollywood. Tune into on Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT to watch, live chat, and even ask a question yourself! This livestream is best viewed on laptops, desktops, and tablets.

Tune in for the interviews

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 77 people
created 14 Jan 2012
a list of 8599 people
created 26 Feb 2012
a list of 2295 people
created 26 Jul 2012
a list of 2055 people
created 15 Aug 2013
a list of 11 people
created 14 Oct 2013

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Gillies MacKinnon's work have you seen?

User Polls

8 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Jump to: Director | Writer | Soundtrack | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Director (28 credits)
 2016 Whisky Galore (attached) (post-production)
 2015 Clean Break (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
- Episode #1.1 (2015)
 2013 The Village (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2013)
- Episode #1.5 (2013)
 2011-2012 Inspector George Gently (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Gently with Class (2012) ... (as Gillies Mackinnon)
- Gently Northern Soul (2012) ... (as Gillies Mackinnon)
- Goodbye China (2011) ... (as Gillies Mackinnon)
 2011 Above Suspicion: Deadly Intent (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2011)
- Episode #1.2 (2011)
- Episode #1.1 (2011)
 2010 Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2010)
- Episode #1.2 (2010)
- Episode #1.1 (2010)
 2009 Zig Zag Love (TV Movie)
 2008 The Commander: Abduction (TV Movie)
 2008 Trial & Retribution (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2007 The History of Mr Polly (TV Movie)
 2005 Tara Road
 2004 Gunpowder, Treason & Plot (TV Movie)
 2002/I Pure
 2002 The Escapist
 1998 Hideous Kinky
 1997 Behind the Lines (as Gillies Mackinnon)
 1996 Trojan Eddie
 1996 Small Faces (as Gillies Mackinnon)
 1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1992 The Playboys
 1992 Screen Two (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Grass Arena (1992)
 1990 Screenplay (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Needle (1990)
 1989 Conquest of the South Pole (TV Movie)
 1986 Passing Glory (Short)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (2 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Gillies Mackinnon

Did You Know?


Brother of Billy MacKinnon

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
Talented jonhurst-1
Screenplay to read NetherStowey
Discuss Gillies MacKinnon on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page