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The Estate Agents Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2002)
Different for Girls Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1996)
Life on Mars Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2007)
Tin Star Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2020)

Filmography

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 2020 Bridgerton (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- After the Rain (2020) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.7 (2020) ... (first assistant director)
 2020 Tin Star (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (2020) ... (first assistant director)
 2019 Doctor Who (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Resolution (2019) ... (first assistant director)
 2017 You, Me and Him (first assistant director)
 2017 Diana and I (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2017 Inspector George Gently (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Gently Liberated (2017) ... (first assistant director)
 2016 The Musketeers (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- The Prize (2016) ... (first assistant director)
- Fool's Gold (2016) ... (first assistant director)
 2015 Tripped (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
 2015 Mr Selfridge (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Episode #3.10 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.9 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.8 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.5 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.4 (2015) ... (first assistant director)
 2000-2014 Casualty (TV Series) (first assistant director - 8 episodes)
- Valentines Day Mascara (2014) ... (first assistant director)
- Rock, Paper, Scissors (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Charlie's Anniversary (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- My First Day (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- Second Best (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2013 Father Brown (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- The Mayor and the Magician (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- The Devil's Dust (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- The Man in the Tree (2013) ... (first assistant director)
- The Wrong Shape (2013) ... (first assistant director)
 2012 Doctors (TV Series) (first assistant director - 9 episodes)
- Carry on Cruising (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Legacy (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- My Cherie Amour (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- If Music Be the Food of Love (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Fall of a Sparrow (2012) ... (first assistant director)
 2012 Stella (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... (first assistant director)
 2010-2011 Lark Rise to Candleford (TV Series) (first assistant director - 8 episodes)
- Episode #4.6 (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #4.5 (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #4.2 (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #4.1 (2011) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #3.12 (2010) ... (first assistant director)
 2008 Hotel Babylon (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.1 (2008) ... (first assistant director)
 2008 Being Human (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2008) ... (first assistant director)
 2008 Phoo Action (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2007 Life Line (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2007 Life on Mars (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (2007) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.5 (2007) ... (first assistant director)
 2007 Five Days (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 2006 The Chase (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.7 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... (first assistant director)
 2006 Bombshell (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 2006 Inspector Lewis (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Reputation (2006) ... (first assistant director)
 2005 55 Degrees North (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Episode #2.8 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.7 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.4 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.3 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
 2005 Shameless (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.3 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.2 (2005) ... (first assistant director)
 2004 Island at War (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Unusual Successes (2004) ... (first assistant director)
- Unexpected Revelations (2004) ... (first assistant director)
- Strange Mercies (2004) ... (first assistant director)
- To Catch a Spy (2004) ... (first assistant director)
- Living with the Enemy (2004) ... (first assistant director)
 2003 M.I.T.: Murder Investigation Team (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Lambs to the Slaughter (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2003 Servants (TV Mini-Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2001-2002 Judge John Deed (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Nobody's Fool (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Political Expediency (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Hidden Agenda (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- Appropriate Response (2001) ... (first assistant director)
- Duty of Care (2001) ... (first assistant director)
 2002 Rose and Maloney (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 2002 I Saw You (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (first assistant director)
 2002 The Estate Agents (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Talk Show (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Female Temp (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Night Out (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Homeless (2002) ... (first assistant director)
- Gangsters (2002) ... (first assistant director)
 2000 Safe as Houses (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2000 I Saw You (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
  Home Farm Twins (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes, 2000) (second assistant director - 5 episodes, 1999)
- The Big Secret (2000) ... (first assistant director)
- Enter the Wild Dog (2000) ... (first assistant director)
- Poor Pony (2000) ... (first assistant director)
- The Duckling (2000) ... (first assistant director)
- Sam and AJ Save the Day (2000) ... (first assistant director)
 1999 Always and Everyone (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 1999 The Murder of Stephen Lawrence (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1997 Have Your Cake and Eat It (TV Mini-Series) (second assistant director)
 1996 Different for Girls (second assistant director)
 1995 Two Deaths (second assistant director)
 1995 Screen Two (TV Series) (second assistant director - 1 episode)
- Persuasion (1995) ... (second assistant director)
 1995 The Plant (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1992 Eldorado (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.42 (1992) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.41 (1992) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.40 (1992) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.27 (1992) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.26 (1992) ... (first assistant director)
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Nikki Ballantine
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Daughter, Lily, with Campbell Morrison.

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