James Erskine is an award-winning writer, director and producer.
As well as directing on a number of well-known UK drama series such as Torchwood and Robin Hood he has a highly successful track record in factual programmes, directing and producing award winning documentaries including his Emmy nominated The Human Face, the acclaimed Who Killed the Honey Bee? One Night in Turin and Battle of the Sexes which tells the story of the most watched tennis match ever between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs. A hugely important moment for women's tennis and the women's equality movement in general.
Alongside his documentary work, James wrote and directed Shooting for Socrates following the Northern Irish football team at the 1986 World Cup and the London set thriller Healer, which premiered at Raindance Film Festival 2015.
James is currently working on a feature documentary on the cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and a 3D documentary about the 24 hour Le Mans race.
Writer & Director
Director & Producer
Docuseries following the 24-hour Le Mans race.