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.

BUCKET - On set with the marvellous

Miriam Margolyes.

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, 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. 

Last year 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 in 2019. She also lead directed 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 airs Spring 2020.

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 Stellenbosch & Cape Town, South Africa.

© 2017 REBECCA RYCROFT