Jim Gilchrist, a comedic storytelling wizard with a knack for visual flair, is making waves in the industry. Known for his distinctive work in commercials and branded entertainment, Gilchrist has recently joined Hey Wonderful for US representation.
His portfolio boasts standout campaigns for brands like Purplebricks Estate Agents, MBNA Financial, and Sky Bet, where he combines humor with stylish visual storytelling.
Gilchrist’s impressive body of work includes award-winning hits like Nike’s “Manager” (featuring a younger Brett Goldstein, known as Ted Lasso’s Roy Kent), Tango Clear’s “Bravo,” Harvey Nichols’ “Backstage,” and Comfort’s “Nudist.” His talent lies in crafting comedic performances and engaging narratives that seamlessly blend reality with the absurd.
Michael Di Girolamo, Founder/Managing Partner of Hey Wonderful, expressed his excitement about Gilchrist’s unique style, saying, “I always look for comedy with great visuals and art direction. Jim’s performance and casting have a brilliant range from very dry to surreal, always grounded in reality whether the situation is mundane or ridiculous. He’s a brilliant storyteller at heart.”
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