BIOGRAPHY

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

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

Bex is a multi award winning and nominated director and producer, with over 20 years experience working in the industry, filming across the world, in the US, Spain, Costa Rica, and directing across the UK, South Africa, Malaysia and Canada.

 

Previous to directing, she script supervised on highly acclaimed comedy series PEEP SHOW, THE MIGHTY BOOSH, TWENTY TWELVE, BENIDORM, THE WRONG MANS,  INSIDE No.9, 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, and feature films FOUR LIONS, BUNNY & THE BULL, and filming in Costa Rica for PADDINGTON.

After writing and directing her debut short film MEETING DADDY selected for the Atlanta Film Festival, Bex directed on the multi-award winning series HORRIBLE HISTORIES, 

BBC3's sketch series LEE NELSON'S WELL FUNNY PEOPLE, HANK ZIPZER - THE WORLD'S GREATEST UNDERACHIEVER starring Henry Winkler and Felicity Montagu, where her final episode ‘First Date Dilemma’ received a Royal Television Award nomination in 2015. 

She then lead directed on the acclaimed CBBC series SO AWKWARD, winning a Broadcast Award in 2016.

She has directed the BAFTA and Broadcast Award nominated teen drama THE  ATHENA (SKY 1) produced by Bryncoed Productions, BUCKET (BBC4) starring Miriam Margolyes, the E4 comedy drama GAP YEARwritten by Tom Basden, starring Tim Key, Robert Bathurst, and Daniel Rigby, filming in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 

In 2019 she produced AND directed for the first time, working with Eggs Collective on the 3 part mini-series commissioned by BBC Arts  SMILE LOVE IT MIGHT NEVER HAPPEN, which was nominated for a Royal Television Society NW Award for Best Comedy.

She was lead director for the first ever adaption of Enid Blyton's MALORY TOWERS, produced by King Bert & WildBrain for CBBC and the Family Channel filming  in Toronto, Canada and Cornwall/Devon in the UK. It was selected as one of Broadcast's HOT PICKs at MipCom 2019, and became one of the biggest 'lockdown' comforts of 2020.

Even though 2020 was one of the most difficult years for the industry, Bex directed on the acclaimed ITV series MCDONALD & DODDS produced by Mammoth, starring Jason Watkins, Tala Gouveia, James Murray and Sharon Horgan. Written by Robert Murphy.

In 2021 she directed Robert Popper's comedy taster I HATE YOU, which has now been commissioned for a Channel 4 series, produced by Big Talk and Popper Pictures.

And most recently she has completed directing on the 2nd series of the acclaimed UKTV series WE HUNT TOGETHER produced by BBC Studios, for Alibi & Showtime, starring Eve Myles, Babou Ceesay, Hermione Corfield, Dipo Ola, and Vicki Pepperdine. Written by Gaby Hull, and exec produced by Philippa Collie-Cousins. Airing Spring 2022 in the UK & US.

Bex has been continuing to develop her own projects, all with a murder mystery, comedy twist as well, as moral sci-fi thrillers, which she has always loved.

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

Rob Kraitt c/o Casarotto Ramsay & Assocs. 

MALORY TOWERS - Filming in Canada with the incredible young cast of the Enid Blyton television series. Starring Ella Bright, Danya Griver, Zoey Siewart, Natasha Raphael, Beth Bradfield, Imogen Lamb, and Sienna Arif-Knights.

BUCKET - On set with the marvellous

Miriam Margolyes.

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