After two years at London's Royal National Theatre, Nick Hurran began directing for the BBC and subsequently directed two award winning comedy/drama series. His first feature film appeared in 1997: Remember Me for Channel Four Films and the award winning TV movie The Perfect Match for Granada.
In 1998 Girl's Night (Granada Film) was a huge success at the Sundance, Chicago and Berlin Film festivals and in 1999 the teen comedy Virtual Sexuality for Columbia Tristar. In 2001 he returned to the BBC to direct Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Kingsley Amis novel Take A Girl Like You.
Plots With A View, starring Brenda Blethyn, Christopher Walken, Alfred Molina, Lee Evans and Naomi Watts for Miramax Films won great acclaim. In 2004 the romantic comedy Little Black Book starring Brittany Murphy, Holly Hunter and Cathy Bates followed for Sony Pictures and then 2006 teen comedy It's A Boy Girl Thing for Icon/Rocket Pictures.
Nick directed The Prisoner, starring Ian Mckellen and James Caviezel for AMC/ITV and recently directed BBC's Doctor Who.
Nick directed Me and Mrs Jones for Hartswood Films, and more recently the hugely successful Doctor Who 50th special, and the latest installment of Sherlock.