Mike graduated from Brighton polytechnic with an honors degree in
visual communications before being seconded to the BBC to write,
produce and direct.
He established himself as a successful production designer working
alongside Alex Mcdowell, one of Hollywood's leading designers, (Fear
and Loathing in Las Vegas, Minority Report, The Terminal.) He was
headhunted by A&M Records to head up their promo division and in
two years won several top awards including two Golds at the MTV awards
and a Silver at the New York Film Festival.
After a successful career as a director of music videos and
commercials, Mike formed a writer/ director partnership with perhaps
the hottest director working in the UK today, David Yates (Director of
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix) Their first feature film
project working as writer/ director 'Shipbuilding' is due to commence
shooting this Spring.
Working in conjunction with his co-writer Max Waller, Mike is
developing an exciting roster of project, which are attracting the
interest of several producers and investors.