Paul is a Director, Screenwriter and Producer from South West Scotland.

 

Having begun working in the lighting department across Film, TV, Commercials and Music Video, he then turned his hand to other departments including camera, art dept and occasionally venturing in front of the camera.

 

Ultimately Directing is where he found a natural home and in comedy particularly, Directing live stand up show’s at the Edinburgh fringe as well as Producing and Directing stand up special’s for comedians such as Ed Byrne and Tiff Stevenson, also Producing and lighting design duties for James Acaster’s Netflix hit ‘Repertoire’ and Production Design for Joel Dommett’s upcoming comedy special.

 

TV credits include Behind the scenes Director on Sky 1’s ‘Set List’, P/D on John Bishop’s ‘Only Joking’ also Sky 1, as well as Director for Bishop’s Edinburgh run of his popular ‘in Conversation’ series in conjunction with the W channel and Facebook live.

 

Paul has also written, directed and produced comedy virals for BBC Online and for corporate clients such as Selfridges and Fab Little Bag, and most recently Directed a short film for Rebel Park Productions featuring a stellar cast including Gemma Arterton, Lizzie Caplan, John Simm and Neil Maskell.

 

Currently developing a sit com and writing a dramatic short film to be in production later this year.