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BIOGRAPHY

HANK ZIPZER - The World's Greatest Underachiever. On set with the wonderful Henry Winkler. 

SUNNY D - On set with Dane Baptiste, Katherine Ryan, and Samantha Baines.

BUCKET - On set with Miriam Margolyes.

DIRECTOR/WRITER

Bex has worked in the industry for nearly 20 years, filming in the UK, US, Spain, Costa Rica, and has directed in the UK, South Africa, and Malaysia.

 

Previous to directing, she script supervised on highly acclaimed series GREEN WING, 

THE MIGHTY BOOSH, TWENTY TWELVE, PEEP SHOW, COMIC RELIEF 2011, THE WRONG MANS, INSIDE No.9 and feature films FOUR LIONS & BUNNY & THE BULL as well as script suping in the US on EPISODES. She has also worked on many US shows when filming in the UK; including UGLY BETTY, 24 LIVE ANOTHER DAY, and BATMAN - THE DARK KNIGHT.

 

After making her first short film MEETING DADDY Bex directed the award winning HORRIBLE HISTORIES, HANK ZIPZER - THE WORLD'S GREATEST UNDERACHIEVER starring Henry Winkler, where her final episode ‘First Date Dilemma’ received an RTS nomination. She then stepped up to lead direct the first series of

SO AWKWARD, winning a Broadcast Award in 2016.

 

Since then, Bex has worked across many award nominated/selected series, working with a range of diverse actors from all ages and backgrounds, and in the last few years has moved into developing more original ideas of her own, collaborating with new talent.

Most recently she has been directing on teen drama THE ATHENA (SKY 1) produced by Bryncoed Productions, she lead directed BUCKET (BBC4) starring Miriam Margolyes, and directed in Malaysia on the E4 comedy drama GAP YEARwritten by Tom Basden, starring Tim Key, Robert Bathurst, and Daniel Rigby.

She has been developing a number of comedy dramas and feature projects. 

Most recently a drama showcasing the raw, fabulous and ugly sides of the drag scene.

If you would like to get in touch - you can contact Bex's agent:

Rob Kraitt c/o Casarotto Ramsay & Assocs. 

JAMILLAH & ALADDIN - on location for the first series shooting in Cape Town, SA.