Hey Wonderful announce comedy directing sensation Jim Gilchrist has joined the company for US representation in commercials and branded entertainment.
His recent work includes campaigns for Purplebricks Estate Agents, MBNA Financial and Sky Bet, all with standout comedic performances and action-packed stories. He’s also known for hilarious award-winning hits like Nike Manager ft. a guest appearance by a younger Brett Goldstein aka Ted Lasso’s Roy Kent, Tango Clear Bravo, Harvey Nichols Backstage and Comfort Nudist. Gilchrist consistently delivers a one-two punch of comedic performance and stylish visual storytelling and enthuses he has “one of the coolest jobs in the world.”
“I was instantly drawn to Jim’s comedy and visual style,” said Hey Wonderful Founder/Managing Partner Michael Di Girolamo. “I always look for comedy with great visuals and art direction. And 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 and we can’t wait to bring him new opportunities in the US.”
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