TV: FEATURES /REALITY

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION
IWC Media for Channel 4
Prime time, long running property series with Phil and Kirsty

MISBEHAVING MUMS TO BE
Prospect for BBC 3
A team of midwives help pregnant women who binge drink, chain smoke and overeat change their unhealthy habits before they give birth.

MAD ABOUT THE HOUSE
Renegade for BBC3 12x60m
MATH gives young couples £10,000 to transform their rundown houses into fantastic homes, but with a catch.

HOW TO BE A PROPERTY DEVELOPER
RDF for Five, Series 1-3: 6 x 60 minutes, Series 2: 6 x 60 minutes
In Call Yourself A Property Developer, two couples are given the opportunity to find out if they can make it on the property market, as they become property traders. With £250,000 seed money each, the couples have just nine months to buy and sell a minimum of three properties, with the sole aim of making as much money as they can. 

RISKING IT ALL
Ricochet for Channel 4, series 1: 4x60 and series 2 : 4x60
Series charting the highs and lows of people ditching their day jobs and starting new small businesses. It’s a rollercoaster ride with everything from lifesavings, mortgages and massive bank loans at stake. There’s endless stress, hard work, conflict and set backs before they can taste success. 

A PLACE IN FRANCE
Tiger Aspect for Channel 4, series 1: 7x 60 minutes
Self-employed journalist and writer Nigel Farrell and his friend Nippi Singh, decide to fulfil a dream – to buy an old farmhouse or cottage in France, and renovate it as a family holiday home for them to share. We follow their search and the characters they meet on the way.

GETTING ON THE PROPERTY LADDER
World of Wonder for Five, 6x60 minutes
From first viewings to actually moving in property expert Tony Jacobs guides first time buyers through every stage of the house buying process.

HOW TO SURVIVE YOUR 9 TO 5
Betty TV for Five
A series exploring strategies of coping with the stresses of working life.

THE RECLAIMERS
Wall to Wall for BBC 2, 12x30. Slot 
The Reclaimers is an entertaining and informative observational documentary series following the dealers and buyers of architectural salvage, the fastest growing area of the antiques business – a £1bn a year trade in Britain alone

FIT STREET
IWC for Channel 4, 5x30 minutes
Four unhealthy characters from the same community take the Fit Street Challenge. Can they change their lifestyle? Kick their bad habits and live longer? This series follows the trials and heartache of a group struggling to change their lives.

MASTERS & SERVANTS
RDF for Channel 4, 6x60 minutes
Masters & Servants is an entertaining reality show where two families live in each others homes for a week at a time each being in turn masters and then servants. We then follow the inevitable conflict that ensues.

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DOCUMENTARY

VOYAGE OF THE PLASTIKI
NGCI, NGUS, 2x60mins
Explorer David de Rothchild and crew sail a boat made of plastic bottles across the Pacific. Eco-adventure for the Jackass generation

THIS WORLD: TEA PARTY AMERICA
Renegade for BBC 2, 1x 60 mins
Journalist Andrew Neil takes a whistle-stop tour of America to explore rapidly growing political movement the Tea Party,

THE TWINS WHO SHARE A BRAIN
Renegade Pictures for Channel 4 / National Geographic US, 1x60mins
Krista and Tatiana Hogan are two year old conjoined twins from Vancouver. 
In this film we will follow them for a year as they learn to talk and become aware of one another. It will be an extraordinary exploration of individuality and consciousness.

ALASKA DOGS
Renegade Pictures for Animal Planet 1 x 60mins
This landmark documentary tells the fascinating story of these working dogs, their relationship with man and their essential role in the life of this, the last frontier.

THE LAST WHITE KIDS
Dir : Shona Thompson; Mentorn for Channel 4, 1x60
Observational documentary film about the lives of a family of 3 white children, who live in an area of Bradford where all their neighbours are Asian. The film follows their relationship with each other, their neighbours and the surrounding culture.
Nominated – BAFTA

SCHWARZENEGGER THE GOVENATOR

Dir : Alex Cooke; Mentorn for BBC Documentaries, 1x60

A rye look at the recall election in California in 2003. British documentary film maker Alex Cooke filming the entire process, from the moment Arnold announced his intention to run on THE TONIGHT SHOW to his acceptance speech. The resulting documentary presents an insightful and entertaining examination of the process by which the Governator assumed office.

MASTERS OF THE DARK ARTS
Producer : Marcus Sulley; Diverse Television for Channel 4, 1x60
A fascinating tale of John Dee, necromancer, alchemist and magician to the court of Queen Elizabeth.

MICHAEL X
Dir : Mike Wood; Attaboy Television for BBC, 1x60
A compelling film about Michael X, the British black power leader whose rise to fame was nearly as rapid as his downfall. After becoming one of the UK’s most influential black speakers, he was executed for murder in 1971.

MISSION RESCUE
Stampede Productions for Channel 5, 1x60
A harrowing look at a British rescue team that went out to help with the earthquake rescue in Gurjurat in India in 2001.

THE OTHER SIDE
IWC; Channel 4's documentary strand for first time directors.

DINASOUR DETECTIVES
RDF for Channel 4, 5x60minutes
A fascinating look at a group of archaeologists making a series of new discoveries on the south coast of England.

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TV DRAMA

DOGME TV
Stampede for Channel 4, 8x60 minutes
A TV drama series of individual, contemporary dramas. All made using the guidelines  of the Dogme 95 manifesto as laid down by Lars Von Trier and his contemporaries.

FILM  

2 FAST 2 FURIOUS
Dir : John Singleton
Universal Pictures
Working with film composer David Arnold. This is the sequel to “The fast and the Furious”, a  ‘rip roaring, summer, block buster, budy budy, street racing movie’….

HOW ARNOLD WON THE WEST
Dir : Alex Cooke
Article Z Films
Full length cinema version of “Schwarzenegger the Govenator” shown to critical acclaim at film festivals throughout the world and released in cinemas throughout Europe and Latin America and on DVD in the USA.

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PROMOTIONAL FILM
A film highlighting Amnesty International’s work throughout the world.

 

COMMERCIALS

In the last 3 years I have composed the music to a number of commercials including: Guiness, BMW, Carlsberg, Nokia, Dewars, Lexus, Cerials Partners,
Toblerone & Marks & Spencer's, amongst others.

 

PRODUCTION MUSIC LIBRARIES

RAYDIA 4
MODEL 2
KPM 828 - MUSIC FOR COOKING
MH 47 - CLOUD NINE
MH 711 - LAID BACK BEATS AND PIECES
KPM 628 - THE VIBE
MH 59 - CHILLED LOUNGE
KPM 549 - CLUB ANTHEMS
KPM 690 - LIFESTYLES: HOMES & GARDENS
KPM 778 - MUSIC FOR DAYTIME TV 1
KPM 779 - MUSIC FOR DAYTIME TV 2
KPM 709 - SONIC LOGOS AND BEDS 1
KPM 710 - SONIC LOGOS AND BEDS 2 
KPM MH 72 – POSITIVELY CHILLED
CAVENDISH MUSIC  – JAZZ FUNK DECADES

 

PROMOS

Several films about leading photographers working in the USA.

 

RADIO

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL – RADIO COMMERCIALS
For broadcast in latin America to highlight Amnesty International’s work there.

 

OTHER WORK

I have also composed the music for computer games and released a number of singles and albums in my own right as Hoax with Moving Shadow Records and TLM with Hydrogen Dukebox Records.

 

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