(c) andrew chaplin

2020

Chappers director

andrew chaplin tv director

ABOUT

Andrew is a Director working in the Comedy / Comedy Drama genre. Stories with a heart that don't take themselves too seriously are what he loves bringing to the screen.

 

He cut his comedy teeth directing sketches; the humiliating actors' audition FIERY HAWK was picked up by Comic Relief and went viral online. For many years he worked with Leigh Francis as Keith Lemon doing various TV and commercial projects.

 

Since then, Andrew's moved into directing long-form narrative. Including, two series of Roisin Conaty's critically acclaimed GAMEFACE for Channel 4 and Hulu. Three series of the Rose D'Or nominated comedy thriller WITLESS for BBC 3. As well as the physical comedy MISTER WINNER  for BBC Two in 2020. 

 

Alongside his TV work, Andrew regularly shoots commercials. He's worked on campagins for CARPHONE WAREHOUSE, VOLKSWAGEN, CANDY CRUSH and CONFIDANTE, which won Bronze at the CANNES LIONS in 2015. 

 

1500 WORDS his "charming, funny and heartbreaking" short film about a man who only has one thousand five hundred words left to live, was a VIMEO STAFF PICK and won various awards on the festival circuit, including New York, London and Milan. 

 

He lives in London, regularly gets told he looks like Jack Whitehall and HATES frankfurters.