Simon Sharp - Co-Producer/ 1st Assistant Director

Simon left college to work as a freelance studio assistant for one of London's new and hottest photographic / film studios, 'The Worx'. Simon worked alongside some of the world's top photographers and television/film stars. He soon became the Studio Manager, the primary point of contact for Head Office and clients and managing teams of assistants

He has also worked for ‘Telewest' as a freelance camera operator, filming outside broadcasts, lighting, interviews and live studio broadcasts. He worked at ‘TVP/Post-box' in order to expand his overall knowledge of post-production; ‘Michael and Ellie Foster', two of the UK's most influential television producers, an environment that was invaluable; and on many independent films and TV programmes as a freelance assistant director. Simon has also enjoyed a stint on the 'Burt Bacharach and Hal David' concert at The Royal Albert Hall as co-producer.

He wrote a ten-minute short screenplay which was chosen by BAFTA, to be commissioned and turned into a feature film.

Simon has produced and directed many successful projects for Big Yellow Feet.