Paul McGuigan

Director for film and television
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Film

Director

Producer John Davis
Writer Max Landis
Starring
  • Jessica Brown Findlay
  • James McAvoy
  • Daniel Radcliffe
  • Andrew Scott
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    Feature film based on Mary Shelley's novel
    Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
    Davis Entertainment
     
    The Acid House
    Winner - 1999 Royal Television Society best Single Drama and Best Newcomer
    Producer David Muir
    Writer Irvine Welsh
     
    Three twisted tales of abuse, drugs, displaced personalities and insect life by Scottish writer Irving Welsh.
    Zeitgeist Films
    Picture Palace North
     
    Producer Jonathan Cavendish
    Starring
  • Paul Bettany
  • Malcolm McDowell
  • David Thewlis
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    Chronicles the rise and fall of a prominent, and particularly ruthless English gangster.
    IFC Films
    Film Four
     
    Producer Caroline Wood
    Writer Mark Mills
    Starring
  • Paul Bettany
  • Vincent Cassel
  • Willem Defoe
  • Tom Hardy
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    A priest on the lam takes up with a traveling band of actors, who then discover a murder has occurred and try to solve it by recreating the crime in a play.
    Paramount Classics
    Renaissance Films
     
    Producer Andre Lamal
    Writer Brandon Boyce
    Starring
  • Rose Byrne
  • Josh Hartnett
  • Diane Kruger
  • Matthew Lilliard
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    A young Chicago advertising executive believes a woman he sees in a café is his long-lost love. His conviction leads to obsession, as he puts his life on hold to trail her.
    Lakeshore International
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
     
    Producer Christopher Eberts
    Writer Jason Smilovic
    Starring
  • Morgan Freeman
  • Josh Hartnett
  • Sir Ben Kingsley
  • Lucy Liu
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    A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin in the middle of a war being plotted by two of New York's most powerful rival crime bosses.
    Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
    The Weinstein Company
     
    Producer William Vince
    Writer Bruce Davey
    Starring
  • Camilla Belle
  • Chris Evans
  • Dakota Fanning
  • Djimon Hounsou
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    A group of young American ex-pats with telekinetic and clairvoyant abilities are hiding from a clandestine U.S. government agency. They must utilise their different talents and band together for a final job enabling them to escape the agency forever.
    Summit Entertainment
     

    TV

    Director

    The Family
    1 x 42'
    Starring
  • Joan Allen
  • Rupert Graves
  • Zach Gilford
  • Liam James
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    Pilot

    ABC Studios/Mandeville Productions
     
    Writer Jason Richman and David Zabel
    Starring
  • Summer Bishil
  • Christine Evangelista
  • Stephen Louis Grush
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    Pilot
    Remaindermen/ABC
     
    Producer Mark H. Ovitz and Brian Tanen
    Writer Marc Cherry
     
    ABC Studios
     
    Starring
  • Debra Messing
  • Brian D'Arcy James
  • Anjelica Huston
  • Katharine McPhee
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    Universal Media Studios/Dreamworks Television for NBC
     
    Creator Steven Moffat & Mark Gatiss
    Producer Sue Vertue
    Starring
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Martin Freeman
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    Follow up to the BAFTA-winning first series, with Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman reprising their roles as Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson respectively.
    Hartswood Films for BBC2
     
    Scandal
    Pilot
    Writer Shonda Rhimes
    Starring
  • Kerry Washington
  • Tony Goldwyn
  • Columbus Short
  • Henry Ian Cusick
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    Drama revolving around the life and work of a professional crisis manager and her dysfunctional staff, from the creator and executive producers of Grey's Anatomy and Private Practice.
    ABC Studios
     
    Monroe
    6 x 60'
    Producer Jenny Scanlon
    Writer Peter Bowker
    Starring
  • James Nesbitt
  • Sarah Parish
  • Tom Riley
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    Director of the first three episodes of medical drama series about a brilliant and unconventional neurosurgeon.
    Mammoth Screen for ITV1
     
     
    10 minute cinema commercial. 12 x 15 TVC and 40 minute documentary of behind the scenes.
    Ideal World Productions
     
     
    Umbrella Productions for Channel 4
     
     
    Pilot Productions for Channel 4
     
     
    Travel documentary which includes an interview with Fidel Castro.
    MTV
     
    Football, Faith and Flutes
    BAFTA Nominated Best Documentary
     
    Documentary about sectarianism in Scotland.
    Wark Clements for Channel 4
     
     
    Documentary film about American children living with HIV and AIDS.
    Wark Clements for Channel 4
     
    Thief
    6 x 60'
    Producer Iain Paterson
    Writer Norman Morrill
     
    Director of the Pilot for critically accliamed FX television mini-series.
    Regency Television for FX Network
     
    Sherlock
    Winner: BAFTA Television Awards 2011 - Best Drama Series
    3 x 90'
    Producer Sue Vertue
    Starring
  • Benedict Cumberbatch
  • Martin Freeman
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    BAFTA-winning drama series. Thrilling, fast paced update of Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic detective, set in present day London.
    Hartswood Films for BBC1
     

    Other

    Director

     
    Released as the second single from their third album, Final Straw.
     
     
    From Snow Patrol's fourth album, Eyes Open, featuring Martha Wainwright on vocals.
     
     
    Spider-Man becomes a school play in this music video for Signal Fire from popular alternative rockers Snow Patrol, from the Spider-Man 3 soundtrack.