Drawn to formal challenges, ambitious projects and difficult subjects, Paul wrote and directed the critically-acclaimed drama Forgiven for Channel 4, listed by The Times as one of the best 50 programmes of the decade. He also wrote, produced and directed the feature-length BBC drama-documentary Hiroshima, which won a BAFTA and an International Emmy.
Specialities: Intense performances. Visual flair. Working with international teams. Factual-based drama. Action set-pieces.
Paul has recently directed on series eight of Doctor Who and directed the 2014 Christmas special which got 6.3m viewers when it went out on Christmas Day. He directed the final block of A.D. The Bible Continues for Lightworkers Media and NBC, and most recently directed the second series of Indian Summers for New Pictures and Channel 4.
Series four of the action series
Third season of the action-packed drama
Second season of the action series
Writer & Director
Director & Producer
Writer & Director & Producer
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Kill the Moon was an excellent example of Doctor Who reaching out to different generations, something it hasn’t always done in recent weeks. ****
The Telegraph on Doctor Who series 8
Brilliant. We may as well get to the point quickly. Kill The Moon is brilliant
Den of Geek on Doctor Who series 8