In 2009 Alex’s short film Ralph was nominated for a BAFTA and he was named as a Screen International “Star of Tomorrow”. Since then he has directed several other shorts, an adaptation of Richard Bean’s Harvest for Channel 4’s Coming Up strand and has a feature in development with BBC Films, which he is writing with Nick Payne.
He has produced and directed two pilot episodes of a new sitcom called Living The Dream for E4 and has just finished a pilot of Tom Basden’s new BBC sitcom Very Few Fish. He has recently finished a short for the BFI Lighthouse scheme and is going to directing the final block of the second series of My Mad Fat Diary for E4 this summer.
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