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Professional Credits


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Film Productions - Credited and/or Worked On


  • Directed by: Paul King
  • Year: 2023
  • Synopsis: The story will focus specifically on a young Willy Wonka and how he met the Oompa-Loompas on one of his earliest adventures.


  • Directed by: Louise Hooper
  • Year: 2023
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.

Mission Impossible 8

  • Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie
  • Year: 2023
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.


  • Directed by: Annie Menon
  • Year: 2023
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.


  • Directed by: Adil El Arbi & Bilall Fallah
  • Year: 2023
  • Synopsis: Based upon the popular DC character, Barbara Gordon dons the guise of Batgirl to fight crime.

Dungeons and Dragons

  • Directed by: John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein
  • Year: 2022
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.

Avenue 5 (HBO TV Series) Season 2

  • Directed by: Armando Iannucci
  • Year: 2022
  • Synopsis: Plot unknown.

Tom and Jerry

  • Directed by: Tim Story
  • Year: 2021
  • Synopsis: Adaption of the classic Hanna-Barbera property, which reveals how Tom and Jerry first meet and form their rivalry.

Venom: Let There Be Carnage

  • Directed by: Andy Serkis
  • Year: 2021
  • Synopsis: Eddie Brock attempts to reignite his career by interviewing serial killer Cletus Kasady, who becomes the host of the symbiote Carnage and escapes prison after a failed execution.

Mission Impossible 7

  • Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie
  • Year: 2021
  • Synopsis: Seventh entry in the long-running Mission: Impossible series.

Obi-Wan Kenobi (TV Mini Series)

  • Directed by: Deborah Chow
  • Year: 2020
  • Synopsis: Plot undisclosed. Stand-alone spinoff feature from the Star Wars franchise centering on Obi-Wan Kenobi.

The Northman

  • Directed by: Robert Eggers
  • Year: 2020
  • Synopsis: Viking revenge saga set in Iceland at the turn of the 10th century.

The Pursuit of Love

  • Directed by: Emily Mortimer
  • Year: 2020
  • Synopsis: Based on the novel by Nancy Mitford.

Terminator: Dark Fate

  • Directed by: Tim Miller
  • Year: 2019
  • Synopsis: Sarah Connor has returned from far away, and she's gearing up with a team of agents who will fight against T-1000.

The Third Day

  • Directed by: Gianni Calchetti
  • Year: 2019
  • Synopsis: The line between reality and fantasy begins to blur for a man visiting a mysterious Island off the British coast.

The Old Guard

  • Directed by: Gina Prince-Bythewood
  • Year: 2019
  • Synopsis: Andromache of Scythia "Andy" and her comrades ply their trade for those who can find and afford their services. But in the 21st century, immortality is a hard secret to keep, and when you live long enough, you learn that there are many fates worse than death.

Avenue 5 (HBO TV Series) Season 1

  • Directed by: Armando Iannucci
  • Year: 2019
  • Synopsis: Space captain Ryan Clark of the Avenue 5 tries to get along with others in the space tourism industry.

Tomb Raider

  • Directed by: Roar Uthaug
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: Lara Croft sets out on her first expedition to finish her father's archaeological research and uncover ancient secrets in order to clear his disgraced name.


  • Directed by: Tim Burton
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: A young elephant, whose oversized ears enable him to fly, helps save a struggling circus, but when the circus plans a new venture, Dumbo and his friends discover dark secrets beneath its shiny veneer.

A Discovery of Witches

  • Directed by: various
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: TV Series. Diana Bishop, historian and witch, accesses Ashmole 782 and knows she must solve its mysteries. She is offered help by the enigmatic Matthew Clairmont, but he's a vampire and witches should never trust vampires.

Solo: A Star Wars Story

  • Directed by: Ron Howard
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: Han Solo and Chewbacca's adventures before joining the Rebellion, including their early encounters with Lando Calrissian.

Mission Impossible - Fallout

  • Directed by: Christopher McQuarrie
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong.

Johnny English Strikes Again

  • Directed by: David Kerr
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: After a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all of the active undercover agents in Britain, Johnny English is forced to come out of retirement to find the mastermind hacker.

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

  • Directed by: Joachim Ronning
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: The complex relationship of Maleficent and Aurora continues to be explored as they face new threats to the magical land of the Moors.

Ready Player One

  • Directed by: Steven Spielberg
  • Year: 2018
  • Synopsis: When the creator of a virtual reality called the OASIS dies, he makes a posthumous challenge to all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune and control of his world.

Wonder Woman

  • Directed by: Patty Jenkins
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: An Amazon princess leaves her island home to explore the world, and becomes the greatest of its heroes.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

  • Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency Statesman to save the world.

The Mummy

  • Directed by: Alex Kurtzman
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: Thought safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day.

Transformers: The Last Knight

  • Directed by: Michael Bay
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: Optimus Prime finding his home planet, Cybertron, now a dead planet, which he comes to find he was responsible for killing. He finds a way to bring the planet back to life, but in order to do so he needs to find an artifact, and that artifact is on Earth.

Robin Hood: Origins

  • Directed by: Otto Bathurst
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: A gritty take on the classic Robin Hood story.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

  • Directed by: Joachim Ronning, Espen Sandberg
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: Captain Jack Sparrow searches for the trident of Poseidon.

The Hitman's Bodyguard

  • Directed by: Patrick Hughes
  • Year: 2017
  • Synopsis: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hitman who must testify at the International Criminal Court. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.


  • Directed by: David Yates
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.

Eddie the Eagle

  • Directed by: Dexter Fletcher
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: The story of Great Britain's first ski jumper to enter the Winter Olympics.

Jason Bourne

  • Directed by: Paul Greengrass
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: The CIA's most dangerous former operative is drawn out of hiding to uncover more explosive truths about his past.

The Jungle Book

  • Directed by: Jon Favreau
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: After a threat from the tiger Shere Khan forces him to flee the jungle, a man-cub named Mowgli embarks on a journey of self discovery with the help of panther, Bagheera, and free spirited bear, Baloo.

The Foreigner

  • Directed by: Martin Campbell
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: The IRA took his family. The police looked the other way. Now he must get revenge.

Rogue One

  • Directed by: Gareth Edwards
  • Year: 2016
  • Synopsis: The daughter of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move to steal the plans for the Death Star.

Victor Frankenstein

  • Directed by: Paul McGuigan
  • Year: 2015
  • Synopsis: Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Victor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.

Alice in Wonderland: Through the Looking Glass

  • Directed by: James Bobin
  • Year: 2015
  • Synopsis: Sequel to the 2010 film Alice In Wonderland.

James Bond: Spectre

  • Directed by: Sam Mendes
  • Year: 2015
  • Synopsis: A cryptic message from Bond's past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.


  • Directed by: Joe Wright
  • Year: 2015
  • Synopsis: Twelve-year-old orphan Peter is spirited away to the magical world of Neverland, where he finds both fun and danger, and ultimately discovers his destiny -- to become the hero who will be for ever known as Peter Pan.

The Muppets... Again!

  • Directed by: James Bobin
  • Year: 2014
  • Synopsis: Whilst on a grand world tour, the Muppets find themselves wrapped into an European jewel-heist caper headed by a Kermit lookalike.

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

  • Directed by: Guy Ritchie
  • Year: 2014
  • Synopsis: In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

Jupiter Ascending

  • Directed by: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
  • Year: 2014
  • Synopsis: In the future, a young destitute human woman gets targeted for assassination by the Queen of the Universe, and begins her destiny to finish the Queen's reign.


  • Directed by: Ridley Scott
  • Year: 2014
  • Synopsis: An account of Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt.

A Good Day to Die Hard

  • Directed by: John Moore
  • Year: 2013
  • Synopsis: John McClane travels to Russia to help out his seemingly wayward son, Jack, only to discover that Jack is a CIA operative working to prevent a nuclear-weapons heist, causing the father and son to team up against underworld forces.

The Fast and the Furious 6

  • Directed by: Justin Lin
  • Year: 2013
  • Synopsis: Agent Hobbs enlists the aid of Dom and team to help bring a rival gang, led by Owen Shaw, to justice. In exchange for clear records, they must put an end to their schemes, no matter how personal the cost.

Les MisÚrables

  • Directed by: Tom Hooper
  • Year: 2012
  • Synopsis: An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo's classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption.


  • Directed by: Steven Soderburgh
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: A black ops super soldier seeks payback after she is betrayed and set up during a mission.

John Carter

  • Directed by: Andrew Stanton
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Civil War vet John Carter is transported to Mars, where he discovers a lush, wildly diverse planet whose main inhabitants are 12-foot tall green barbarians.

Pirates of the Caribbean - On Stranger Tides

  • Directed by: Rob Marshall
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Jack Sparrow and Barbossa embark on a quest to find the elusive fountain of youth, only to discover that Blackbeard and his daughter are after it too.

War Horse

  • Directed by: Steven Spielberg
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.

Wrath of the Titans

  • Directed by: Johnathan Liebesman
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Perseus embarks on a treacherous quest into the underworld to rescue Zeus, who has been targeted for capture by his traitorous son, Ares, and his brother, Hades.


  • Directed by: Ridley Scott
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.

Snow White and the Huntsman

  • Directed by: Tarsem Singh
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: In a twist to the fairy tale, the Huntsman ordered to take Snow White into the woods to be killed winds up becoming her protector and mentor in a quest to vanquish the Evil Queen.

Hugo Cabret

  • Directed by: Martin Scorsese
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Set in 1930s Paris, an orphan who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.

Word War Z

  • Directed by: Marc Forster
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: Ten years after the human victory over the world wide Zombie epidemic, referred to as World War Z, Max Brooks scours the world collecting the stories and experiences of those who have survived the conflict that almost eradicated humanity.


  • Directed by: Alfonso Cuaron
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: The lone survivor of a space mission to repair the Hubble telescope desperately tries to return to Earth and reunite with her daughter.

Dark Shadows

  • Directed by: Tim Burton
  • Year: 2011
  • Synopsis: A gothic-horror tale centering on the life of vampire Barnabas Collins and his run-ins with various monsters, witches, werewolves and ghosts. Based on the popular "Dark Shadows" TV series.

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time

  • Directed by: Mike Newell
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: Based on the video game, which follows an adventurous prince who teams up with a rival princess to stop an angry ruler from unleashing a sandstorm that could destroy the world.


  • Directed by: Guy Ritchie
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: Detective Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.) and his stalwart partner Watson (Jude Law) engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England.

Clash of the Titans

  • Directed by: Louis Literrier
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: A remake of the 1981 film version of the myth of Perseus and his quest to battle both Medusa and the Kraken monster in order to save the Princess Andromeda.

Gulliver's Travels

  • Directed by: Rob Letterman
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: Travel writer Lemuel Gulliver takes an assignment in Bermuda, but ends up on the island of Liliput, where he towers over its tiny citizens.

Brighton Rock

  • Directed by: Rowan Joffe
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: A small-town hood opts to marry the waitress who can prove he was behind the murder of a rival thug.

Game of Thrones

  • Directed by: Thomas McCarthy
  • Year: 2010
  • Synopsis: An adaptation of George R. R. Martin's epic fantasy series "A Song of Ice and Fire," in which kings, queens, knights and renegades use swords and magic to battle for the throne.

The Wolfman

  • Directed by: Joe Johnston
  • Year: 2009
  • Synopsis: Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man (Del Toro) is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf.


  • Directed by: Rob Marshall
  • Year: 2009
  • Synopsis: Nine is a musical following a film director named Guido Contini, who is in his middle age. He is trying to complete his next film. His main problem is that he has too many women in his life. Luisa, his wife, Carla his sexy mistress, and Claudia, his muse and protege.

City of Ember

  • Directed by: Gil Kenan
  • Year: 2008
  • Synopsis: For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing ... and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker.

Fifty Dead Men Walking (aka Man On The Run)

  • Directed by: Karl Scogland
  • Year: 2008
  • Synopsis: Based on a true story and set in the 1980's when Irish politics was at its most treacherous and kids were growing up amongst daily fire bombings and riots.

Sweeney Todd

  • Directed by: Tim Burton
  • Year: 2008
  • Synopsis: The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.

James Bond 007 - Quantum of Solace

  • Directed by: Marc Foster
  • Year: 2008
  • Synopsis: Seeking revenge for the death of his love, secret agent James Bond sets out to stop an environmentalist from taking control of a country's water supply.


  • Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
  • Year: 2007
  • Synopsis: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

  • Directed by: David Yates
  • Year: 2007
  • Synopsis: With their warning about Lord Voldemort's return scoffed at, Harry and Dumbledore are targeted by the Wizard authorities as an authoritarian bureaucrat slowly seizes power at Hogwarts.

His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass

  • Directed by: Chris Weitz
  • Year: 2007
  • Synopsis: In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.

The Dark is Rising

  • Directed by: David Cunningham
  • Year: 2007
  • Synopsis: A boy's life is turned upside down when he learns that he is the last of a group of immortal warriors who have dedicated their lives to fighting the forces of the dark.

The Dark Knight (Batman)

  • Directed by: Christopher Nolan
  • Year: 2007
  • Synopsis: Batman and Gordon find alliance with a newly appointed DA Harvey Dent to stop a vicious killer with a warped sense of humor known only as The Joker, a threat to both the good, and the evil of Gotham City.


  • Directed by: Andrzej Bartowiak
  • Year: 2005
  • Synopsis: Something has gone wrong at a remote scientific research station on Mars. All research has ceased. Communication has failed. And the messages that do get through are less than comforting.


  • Directed by: Tony Bill
  • Year: 2005
  • Synopsis: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

  • Directed by: Mike Newell
  • Year: 2005
  • Synopsis: When Harry Potter's name emerges from the Goblet of Fire, he becomes a competitor in a grueling battle for glory among three wizarding schools - the Triwizard Tournament.

The Da Vinci Code

  • Directed by: Ron Howard
  • Year: 2005
  • Synopsis: Film version of the International Bestseller by Dan Brown, and starring Tom Hanks.

Nanny McPhee

  • Directed by: Kirk Jones
  • Year: 2004
  • Synopsis: Emma Thompson stars as a governess who uses magic to rein in the behaviour of seven ne'er-do-well children in her charge.

The League of Extraordinary Gentleman

  • Directed by: Stephen Norrington
  • Year: 2003
  • Synopsis: Set in Victorian England, this is the story of a collection of characters from several literary classics who have been summoned together by Queen Victoria.


  • Directed by: Wolfgang Peterson
  • Year: 2003
  • Synopsis: With soaring photography that circles from above then swoops in for the action, TROY is Wolfgang Petersen's majestic presentation of the classic Greek legend.


  • Directed by: David Richards
  • Year: 2003
  • Synopsis: A thriller with a bit of romance and touches of black humour along the way. Greg is discovered with the dead body of his wife's lover by Marcey, a public servant moonlighting as a waitress at a party thrown by Greg for he and his wife's wedding anniversary.


  • Directed by: John Madden
  • Year: 2003
  • Synopsis: The daughter of a brilliant but mentally disturbed mathematician, recently deceased, tries to come to grips with her possible inheritance: his insanity.

King Arthur

  • Directed by: Antonine Faquar
  • Year: 2003
  • Synopsis: The Romans are leaving. The political void left by them sees the start of a struggle for power amongst the remaining tribes. Arthur's Knights have been given their last mission to save a child from the Saxon onslaught.

James Bond - Die Another Day

  • Directed by: Lee Tamahori
  • Year: 2002
  • Synopsis: James Bond after being imprisoned and tortured in North Korea for over a year, wins his freedom when M bargains for his release. Out for revenge Bond is hot on the heels of Zao, the agent who captured him and Gustav Graves, a unscrupulous tycoon who threatens the safety of the entire world...

Bright Young Things

  • Directed by: Stephen Fry
  • Year: 2002
  • Synopsis: Based on the novel 'Vile Bodies' by Evelyn Waugh. Adam is part of a young novelist who is trying to earn enough money so he can marry his love. This is the story of Adam and his friends in the London of the 1930s.

Tomb Raider 2: The Cradle of Life

  • Directed by: Jan de Bont
  • Year: 2002
  • Synopsis: Lara Croft is back and on another mission to save the world. She must find the mythological Pandora's Box from a temple located under water. No sooner has Lara secured the artefact then it is stolen by a Criminal organisation intent on using it to create a deadly weapon...


  • Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
  • Year: 2001
  • Synopsis: In 1914 Ernest Shackleton and his crew set off for the South Pole on the ship Endurance. It sank leaving them stranded and this is the story of their fight for survival.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

  • Directed by: Christopher Columbus
  • Year: 2001
  • Synopsis: Cars fly, trees fight back and a mysterious house-elf comes to warn Harry Potter at the start of his second year of a danger that may threaten his life. The Chamber of Secrets reopens and the heir of Slitherin returns to Hogwarts.

Charlotte Gray

  • Directed by: Gillian Armstrong
  • Year: 2001
  • Synopsis: 1943. The World is at war. Charlotte Gray, a young Scottish woman is parachuted behind enemy lines in southern France.

Band of Brothers

  • Directed by: Steven Spielberg / Tom Hanks
  • Year: 2000
  • Synopsis: The story of Easy Company of the 101st Airborne, U.S. Army starting with their training in 1942 and documents their achievements through to the fall of Nazi Germany.

Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone

  • Directed by: Christopher Columbus
  • Year: 2000
  • Synopsis: Harry Potter learns on his 11th birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses magical powers of his own.

James Bond - The World Is Not Enough

  • Directed by: Roger Spottiswood
  • Year: 1999
  • Synopsis: Complete with ski chases, casino hijinks, high-tech gadgetry, and sultry women, the 19th installment in the James Bond franchise features the increasingly at ease Pierce Brosnan in his third appearance as 007, in a race to save the world's oil supply.

Whatever Happened to Harold Smith

  • Directed by: Peter Hewitt
  • Year: 1999
  • Synopsis: Harold Smith (Sir Tom Courtenay), a quiet middle-aged Englishman becomes an instant celebrity when he suddenly starts exhibiting psychic and telekinetic powers.

Shanghai Noon

  • Directed by: Tom Dei
  • Year: 1999
  • Synopsis: Chon Wang is on a mission to rescue the beautiful Princess Pei Pei from her kidnappers, he enlists the help of a cowboy called Roy O'Bannon and together they get set for an adventure.

Sleepy Hollow

  • Directed by: Tim Burton
  • Year: 1998/99
  • Synopsis: A policeman investigates a series of murders in the village of Sleepy Hollow in the 1700s. The victims' bodies have been found without their heads. Legend has it that a headless horseman who roams the woods is responsible...

Star Wars - Episode One, The Phantom Menace

  • Directed by: Rick Macullam
  • Year: 1998
  • Synopsis: A prequel to Star Wars which introduces the main characters; a young boy with special powers called Anakin Skywalker and Obi-Wan Kenobi. The galaxy is threatened by war and the Jedi Knights must keep the peace at all costs. Jedi warrior Qui-Gon Jinn sets out to save the planet of Naboo from the Trade Federation.

Felicia's Journey

  • Directed by: Atom Egoyam
  • Year: 1998
  • Synopsis: A lonely middle-aged catering manager spends all of his time studying tapes of an eccentric TV chef. Meanwhile, a young woman is making her way from Ireland to find her boy friend, who moved to England to get a job in a lawn-mower factory.


  • Directed by: John Amiel
  • Year: 1998
  • Synopsis: An art thief becomes caught up in an insurance investigator's game to catch him red-handed. A plan to carry out a huge theft is set in motion. But just who is fooling who?


  • Directed by: Jeremiah Chechik
  • Year: 1997
  • Synopsis: A spy-spoof based on the television series of the 1960s which finds Steed called to the Ministry's secret agency to investigate the strange weather systems affecting the country.

Bent - Channel 4

  • Directed by: Sean Mathias
  • Year: 1996
  • Synopsis: The story of the fate of three homosexual men during the rise of Nazism.


  • Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
  • Year: 1996
  • Synopsis: Branagh tackles Shakespeare once again with the uncut, four-hour long story of the melancholy Dane.

Mortal Kombat 2

  • Directed by: John Leonetti
  • Year: 1996
  • Synopsis: Shao-Kahn arrives on earth with his extermination squads determined to eliminate anything in his way..

White Squall

  • Directed by: Ridley Scott
  • Year: 1995
  • Synopsis: Thirteen young men begin an adventure of a lifetime on a sailing trip captained by Christopher Chaldean. When disaster hits in the form of a huge storm the crew must fight to survive...

Funny Bones

  • Directed by: Peter Chelsom
  • Year: 1995
  • Synopsis: Tommy Fawkes wants to be a successful comedian but his Las Vegas debut is a failure. He goes back to Blackpool...

Judge Dredd

  • Directed by: Danny Cannon
  • Year: 1994
  • Synopsis: An all action tale set in the year 2139 AD in which Sylvester Stallone appears in the title role as a law-enforcer who takes no prisoners in his task of bringing law and order to a turbulent city.

Mary Shelleys' Frankenstein

  • Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
  • Year: 1994
  • Synopsis: An all-star version of Mary Shelley's gothic horror story in which Victor Frankenstein creates a monster that threatens to destroy him.

Alien 3

  • Directed by: David Fincher
  • Year: 1990/91
  • Synopsis: Ripley finds herself the sole survivor of another alien attack. This time she finds herself on Fiorina 161, a penal colony... It is not long before Ripley realises that her doomed escape pod was contaminated with the alien. Now she is imprisoned on a planet where weapons are unavailable...

The Storyteller

  • Directed by: Jim Henson
  • Year: 1989
  • Synopsis: An old storyteller tells European folk tales to his sarcastic dog.

Indiana Jones, The Last Crusade

  • Directed by: Steven Spielberg
  • Year: 1988
  • Synopsis: The fearless archaeologist is once again pitted against the Nazis as he musters up every last ounce of courage and cunning to rescue his father and the Holy Grail.

Who Framed Roger Rabbit

  • Directed by: Robert Zemekis
  • Year: 1987
  • Synopsis: A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit's only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.


  • Directed by: Ron Howard
  • Year: 1987
  • Synopsis: In this sword and sorcery fantasy tale a timid yet valiant dwarf is entrusted with delivering a tiny royal infant from evil. His journey is dangerous as he encounters many characters along the way.

The Adventures of Baron Munchausen

  • Directed by: Terry Gilliam
  • Year: 1987
  • Synopsis: A remake of the classic story where Baron Munchausen must prove his reputation as one of history's most remarkable adventurers, or be seen as one of the greatest liars of all time. So, with the help of his four close friends, each one having a special power, he sets out on new adventures.

The Princess Bride

  • Directed by: Rob Reiner
  • Year: 1986
  • Synopsis: A young boy is less than thrilled when his grandfather arrives to read him the story of 'The Princess Bride', a swashbuckling tale full of fencing, fighting, giants and monsters. He is very surprised when the story comes to life before his enchanted eyes...

Arthur The King (aka Merlin and The Sword)

  • Directed by: Clive Donner
  • Year: 1985
  • Synopsis: Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden love, revenge, family rivalry, and magic are all prominent themes.


  • Directed by: Jim Henson
  • Year: 1985
  • Synopsis: A young woman wishes her baby brother would be taken away by goblins. Her wish comes true and now she must rescue him by going through the forbidding passages of the labyrinth to reach the goblin castle of the mighty wizard king.

Haunted Honeymoon

  • Directed by: Gene Wilder
  • Year: 1985
  • Synopsis: This spoof of spooky mystery stories follows radio stars Larry Abbot and his fiance Vickie on their prenuptial visit to the groom's ancestral home. But strange things start happening when all of Larry's eccentric relatives compete to be next in line for the family fortune.

Absolute Beginners

  • Directed by: Julian Temple
  • Year: 1985
  • Synopsis: In London in 1958, a young photographer seeks media stardom to keep the love of a beautiful, aspiring fashion designer.

Hope and Glory

  • Directed by: John Boorman
  • Year: 1985
  • Synopsis: Bill, a young boy living on the outskirts of London experiences the exhilaration of World War II. During this period, Bill learns about sex, death, love, hypocrisy, and the faults of adults as he prowls the ruins of bombed houses.


  • Directed by: Tobe Hooper
  • Year: 1984
  • Synopsis: A band of Aliens travel to Earth and their leader sets out to drain the lifeforce of every person that she meets with. Soon the planet is in serious trouble... Can she be destroyed before it is too late?...

The Bride

  • Directed by: Frank Roddam
  • Year: 1984
  • Synopsis: Sting is Doctor Frankenstein in this remake of the old classic film Bride of Frankenstein.

Alan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

  • Directed by: Gary Nelson
  • Year: 1984
  • Synopsis: Allan Quatermain once again teams up with Jesse Huston where the discovery of a mysterious old gold piece sends Quatermain looking for his long-lost brother, missing in the wilds of Africa after seeking a lost white race.

Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

  • Directed by: Steven Spielberg
  • Year: 1983
  • Synopsis: Indiana goes in search of the Ankara Stone, but manages to free hundreds of children in the process.

Sheena, Queen of the Jungle

  • Directed by: John Guillaman
  • Year: 1983
  • Synopsis: Sheena grew up in the African wild, raised by a mystical witch woman. When her foster mother is framed for a murder Sheena is forced to flee, helped by her ability to talk to animals and her knowledge of the jungle.

The Meaning of Life

  • Directed by: Terry Gilliam
  • Year: 1982
  • Synopsis: Truly outrageous Monty Python film about the mystery of birth, death, and everything in between!


  • Directed by: Hugh Hudson
  • Year: 1982
  • Synopsis: The story of John Clayton who is rescued and reared by apes following the shipwreck of his parents. The film explores the pressures on him in his transition from the jungle to English civilised society.

Time Bandits

  • Directed by: Terry Jones
  • Year: 1982
  • Synopsis: An impudent journey through time and space, where all the famous characters are not how they appeared in your school books.


  • Directed by: Milos Forman
  • Year: 1982
  • Synopsis: The story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. He was coarse, bawdy, drunk, screeched like a child and yet was one of the greatest composers who ever lived.


  • Directed by: Peter Hymans
  • Year: 1981
  • Synopsis: A secret threatens the sanity of miners working in the depths of an outer planet.

Clash of the Titans

  • Directed by: Desmond Davis
  • Year: 1981
  • Synopsis: Full of pride, Cassiopeia compares her daughter's beauty to that of Hera. Angered, the queen of the gods has Poseidon unleash the monstrous beast Craken to destroy their village unless Cassiopeia's daughter, Andromeda, is sacrificed. Perseus, the son of Zeus, becomes enchanted with the breathtaking beauty and is determined to save her from this fate...

Eye of the Needle

  • Directed by: Richard Marquand
  • Year: 1980
  • Synopsis: The outcome of World War II is dependant upon one man's ability to stop an important German agent from reporting to Hitler. Popular suspense thriller based on a novel by Ken Follett.


  • Directed by: Tom Clegg
  • Year: 1980
  • Synopsis: A drama based on the life of the professional British crook John McVicar. The film highlights many of the brutal aspects of life in a top security prison.

Superman 2

  • Directed by: Richard Donner
  • Year: 1977
  • Synopsis: Renegade survivors from Krypton threaten Earth with a space bomb. Lex Luthor and two dastardly accomplices take over the White House. Superman races to the rescue and undertakes a series of mighty struggles.

Superman 1

  • Directed by: Richard Donner
  • Year: 1976
  • Synopsis: Possibly the greatest comic strip story of all time, Christopher Reeve stars in the lead role as the crime busting action hero.

Television Productions

Incredible Mr Goodwin

Hollyoaks - Channel 4
The Keith and Paddy Show - ITV
"Paranoia" TV Series
The Incredible Mr. Goodwin - Sky
Dynamo (Magician) - Sky Watch
The Bill - I.T.V.
Little Dorritt - BBC
Apparitions - Lime Pictures
In the Night Garden - BBC
Dr. Who - BBC
Nail Bomber - BBC
Casualty - BBC
Holby City - BBC
Man Stroke Woman - Thames / Talkback
Riot at the Rite - BBC
Messiah - BBC
The Last Detective - Meridian
Walking With Space Men - Channel 4
Red Cap - BBC
Calendar Girl - Channel 4
White Teeth - Channel 4
Trial and Retribution - French TV
Dot the i - Channel 4
Footballers Wives - I.T.V
Three Blind Mice - French TV
The I Inside - Channel 4
Red Alert - BBC
BBC Interactive - BBC
Frankenstein - Granada
Friday Night Live - I.T.V.
The Great Operas - Channel 4
Paul Merton, The Series - Hatrick Productions
Mr. Majeka - T.V.S.
Arthur the King - American T.V.
The Racing Game - Grampian
Londons Burning - Thames
Ruby Wax Show - Limehouse
Storytellers - Henson Organisation
Saracens - I.T.V.
Generation Game - B.B.C.
Blue Peter - B.B.C.
Jeeves & Wooster - I.T.V.
Poirot - L.W.T.
Alexi Sayle 'Paris' - Talkback
Brighton Boy - BB Productions
Skinner & Baddiel - I.T.V.
Thin Blue Line - B.B.C.
1996 Brit Awards - I.T.V.
French Lotto
Don't Forget Your Toothbrush - I.T.V.
English National Lottery - B.B.C.
How do they do that? - B.B.C.
Noel Edmonds House Party - B.B.C.
Sunburn - B.B.C.
Lisa Reilly - Carlton
The Olympics - B.B.C.
Mission Impossible - Trouble TV
Rory Bremner Summer Special - Channel 4
Harry Potter - Theatre Production

Pop Promotions

Kevin Mathews

One Direction

One Direction

Rizzle Kixks, Will Young

Kylie Minogue

Fat Boy Slim, Blur

So Solid Crew, Beverley Knight, Bjork, Tori Amos
Spice Girls, All Saints, RDF

Queen, David Bowie, Supergrass, Alisha's Attic,

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Jeff Lynn,
Jarvis Cocker, Duran Duran, Dire Straits, Kate Bush,
Alsou - Before you Love Me (Matrix Dance),

K. L. F., Suggs of Madness, Lulu, Elisabeth Troy and Nerina.

Media & Photographic Still Shoots

Tatler - The Magazine
Maxim - The Magazine
Vogue - The Magazine
Elle - The Magazine
Red - The Magazine
In Style - The Magazine
Country Life - The Magazine
Sunday Times - Magazine Supplement
Independent - Magazine Supplement
Saturday Telegraph - Magazine Supplement
Giorgio Armani
Christian Dior
Estee Lauder
Calvin Klein
Russell Grant Horoscopes- Newspaper
The Sun - Newspaper
The Mirror - Newspaper
News Of The World - Newspaper
Worked with many of the industries top Photographers including David Bailey


We have had the pleasure of working on hundreds of commercials worldwide.
They include no less than Saatchi and Saatchi, British Airways, Pepsi, Coke, Orange, Vodafone, Kool Aid, O2, BT Cellnet, Halifax, Nat West, Barclays Bank and Rimmel (Kate Moss), LG TV, Lincoln Cars.. etc.
A full list is available on request.


  • Wire Effects Co-ordinator
  • Stunt Wire Supervisor
  • H.O.D. Master Rigger
  • N V Q Parts 2 and 3 Accredited by QCA
  • Master Supervising Rigger
  • SFX and Stunt Flying Wire Supervisor
  • P.A.D.I Divemaster and HSE Approved Diver
  • BBC listed and Approved Wire Supervisor and Supervising Master Rigger
  • SITAC and CITB Qualified Rigger / Scaffolder
  • British Flim and Television BECTU Union Committee Member
  • Screen Actors Guild Member
  • Equity Member
  • BAFTA Member
  • BAFTA Jury Member 1994


A list of recommendations can be obtained upon request.



Executive Producer of South East Asia Koh Samui Music Festival in Thailand - 2005


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