Andrea is a filmmaker from Northern Ireland. She is currently in pre-production on BBC One’s new 6-parter THE TRIAL OF CHRISTINE KEELER as the lead director, and she has also been selected for iFeatures 2018/19 with debut feature film ACROSS THE WATER, to be written with Suzanne Cowie. Andrea directed COME HOME (2018), a 3-part drama for BBC One and RED Productions starring Christopher Eccleston and Paula Malcolmson, and the second block of BBC3’s hit drama-thriller CLIQUE (2017). Her short film THE PARTY was nominated for a BAFTA for Best British Short, and was also nominated for Best European Short at the European Film Awards in 2017.
Andrea studied Directing at the National Film & Television School. After graduating, she was selected for Channel 4’s Coming Up scheme, gaining her first broadcast credit with the single drama SAMMY’S WAR, and went on to direct several episodes of BBC Northern Ireland’s drama 6 DEGREES. She was selected for Northern Ireland Screen’s Emerging Auteurs scheme to support the development of her feature film THE RAIN DAYS, and she took part in the EIFF talent lab to further develop this project. She is currently working between developing feature projects and directing television drama.
Andrea is represented by Sam Greenwood and Nish Panchal at Curtis Brown.