Luke Snellin

Director and writer for TV and film


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Biography

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. 

CV

TV

Director

Creator Nick Payne
Producer Roanna Benn
Starring
  • Toni Collette
  • Steven Mackintosh
  • Zawe Ashton
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    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
    Starring
  • 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
    Starring
  • 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
    Starring
  • Sarah Hadland
  • Ardal O'Hanlon
  •  

    Family comedy

    Left Bank Pictures
     
    Banana
    2 x 30'
    Creator Russell T Davies
    Producer Emily Feller
    Starring
  • 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
    Starring
  • Sarah Hadland
  • Russell Tovey
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    A comedy about the daily troubles of staff at a job centre.

    Big Talk Productions for ITV2
     
    Writer Line Lindergarten
     

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

    Touchpaper for Channel 4
     
    Creator Rae Earl
    Producer Marianne Buckland
    Writer Tom Bidwell
    Starring
  • Claire Rushbrook
  • Sharon ROoney
  •  

    Hit series about teenager Rae, based on book of the same name.

    Tiger Aspect for Channel 4
     
    Fried
    6 x 30'
    Creator Harry and Jack Williams
    Producer Sarah Hammond
    Writer Harry and Jack Williams
    Starring
  • Imran Yusuf
  • Simon Greenall
  •  

    Comedy series for BBC Three set in a fried chicken shop

    Two Brothers Pictures / Bwark for BBC Three
     

    Film

    Writer & Director & Producer

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

     
    Patrick
    Nominated for Best Newcomer at Rushes
    Starring
  • 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
     

    Director

     

    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 Michael Berliner
     

    Original feature


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