About

Peter is a live action drama and comedy director born and raised in County Durham in the North East of England. His most recent film is Make Me Famous (2020) for the BBC, written by Reggie Yates and starring Tom Brittney, Amanda Abbington, Aiysha Hart and Nina Sosanya. The film was nominated for a TV Times Award for Brittney’s performance in the lead role.

In 2012 Peter co-produced the documentary JASON BECKER: NOT DEAD YET with director Jesse Vile, which won numerous awards and screened at many festivals worldwide, including Hot Docs and Sheffield Doc/Fest. The film was also nominated for a BIFA that year. In 2019 he signed for commercials representation with Another Film Company in the UK. Over his advertising career, he has made commercials for Vodafone, Hyundai, Philips, Coca Cola and Morrisons to name a few.

His short film CRACK (2015) was nominated for best British short at the British Independent Film Awards and screened at festivals such as London Film Festival, Cork, Krakow and LoCo. In 2019 he completed his latest short, THIS IS THE WINTER, which stars BAFTA and BIFA nominated Liv Hill (Jellyfish, Three Girls) and Warren Brown (Luther) and was exec produced by Michael Fassbender through DMC Film. This is now in development as UPRISING, a returning TV series produced by Genial Productions.

He is represented for film and TV by Sue Rodgers at Independent Talent and for UK commercials by Another Film Company.