Marios Hamboulides Director. Producer. Writer

About

Marios Hamboulides

From high end television and feature film to new media and commercials, Marios has been credited with over a hundred productions across a great variety of content. As a successful Assistant Director Marios started young and has worked, observed and learnt from an incredibly broad range of respected and emerging talent both in front and behind the camera before focusing on directing and producing.

As an Assistant Director within features and television drama his credits range across a wide spectrum that include Oscar winning films like the 'The Favourite' to high budget action packed comedy's like 'The Hitman's Bodyguard'. Within TV,  as well as his credits on episodes for BBC's science fiction favourite 'Doctor Who',  he has also worked with all the other major broadcasters including Netflix, Sky and ITV. 

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As Producer Marios has overseen commercial campaigns within the automotive sector for car brands Land Rover, Mazda and Nissan as well as producing over 40 hours of broadcast television within documentary/drama's for Discovery Channel. He has also produced and directed branded content, animation and trailers for Netflix, Network Rail, Ferrari and Shell.

Marios wrote, produced and directed a short comedy film 'Rekindle' starring Tom Conti, Daniela Denby Ashe, Karl Theobald and David Whitney. The story followed the misadventures of Phil Archer reconnecting with his first girlfriend from school that instead leads to an embarrassing encounter with her father a doctor. The film was recognised for feature potential and was picked up for development by a major studio.

In 2018 & 2019 Marios Produced 2 seasons of True Crime Drama  'American Monster' totalling 24 x 1 hrs of broadcast television for Discovery US in Cape Town where he also directed 2nd Unit across all episodes. There he cut his teeth on directing multiple episodes, scene's and sequences that involved stories set throughout different time periods with compelling storylines. These seasons resulted in some of the highest viewing figures so far for this channel and was recognised for it's unique and inventive approach to the genre. 

Marios combines his sensitivities towards the development and pursuit of  producing/ and or directing material that somehow shows the human condition in all its variety, where story telling is used to inspire as well as entertain. He continues to develop scripted material for both film and tv with those theme's at their heart