Luke Snellin

Director and writer for TV and film

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Luke is an award-winning director for TV and film.

His TV credits include the award-winning E4 show My Mad Fat Diary, Russell T Davies' BananaThe Job Lot for ITV2 and Our Girl for the BBC. 

Luke has directed a number of short films including the BAFTA nominated Mixtape and Disco, and a new family comedy pilot for ITV, The Berries

He is also attached to direct the movie adaptation of John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle’s short story collection Let It Snow with Universal Studios.

Luke is currently directing the second season of The A-Word for BBC One. 




Creator Nick Payne
Producer Roanna Benn

New drama by award-winning writer Nick Payne about love, lust and relationships in contemporary Britain.

Drama Republic for BBC One
Producer Jenny Frayn
Writer Peter Bowker
  • Christopher Eccleston
  • Morven Christie
  • Lee Ingleby

    Second series of The A Word, from BAFTA-winning writer Peter Bowker.

    Fifty Fathoms for BBC One
    Producer Eric Coulter
    Writer Tony Grounds
  • Michelle Keegan
  • Luke Pasqualino

    Series following an army medic at a refugee camp in Nairobi.

    BBC for BBC 1
    Creator Andy Yerlett
    Producer Jenna Jones
  • Sarah Hadland
  • Ardal O'Hanlon

    Family comedy

    Left Bank Pictures
    6 x 30'
    Creator Harry and Jack Williams
    Producer Sarah Hammond
    Writer Harry and Jack Williams
  • Imran Yusuf
  • Simon Greenall

    Comedy series for BBC Three set in a fried chicken shop

    Two Brothers Pictures / Bwark for BBC Three
    2 x 30'
    Creator Russell T Davies
    Producer Emily Feller
  • Freddie Fox
  • Luke Newbury

    An 8 part drama series for E4 written and created by Russell T Davies. 

    Red Production Company for E4
    Creator Claire Downes, Stuart Lane and Ian Jarvis
  • Sarah Hadland
  • Russell Tovey

    A comedy about the daily troubles of staff at a job centre.

    Big Talk Productions for ITV2

    Luke directed episodes 3 and 4 of the second series of Rae Earl's My Mad Fat Diary for E4

    Tiger Aspect for Channel 4
    Writer Line Lindergarten

    Standalone film Sink or Swim feature as part of Channel 4's Coming Up series 2013

    Touchpaper for Channel 4




    Adaptation of John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle’s short story collection Let It Snow

    Universal Studios
    A music video for Cloud Control's "Death Cloud"

    Short created as part of the Old Vic New Voices 24 Hour Film
    Old Vic New Voices

    Writer & Director & Producer

    Nominated BAFTA: Best Short Film
  • Bill Milner
  • Charlotte Beaumont
  • Kate Miles
    Film about a boy who woos his next door neighbour with a mixtape

    Nominated for Best Newcomer at Rushes
  • Ross Bailey
  • Owen Ewen
  • Barbara Joslyn
  • Freddie Rose
    Film about a little boy being bullied at school until a mystery birthday present teaches him something extraordinary.
    Luti Media

    Writer & Director

    Producer Michael Berliner

    Original feature

    In Development
    Producer James Sorton
    Short film to promote Virgin Media Shorts competition
    Virgin Media Shorts
  • Bill Milner
  • Izzy Meikle-Small
  • Charlie Rowe
  • Lil Woods
    Film about a boy's year nine school disco
    2AM Films