Becky Martin is one of television’s very best comedy directors with a BAFTA win for the cult comedy series ‘Peep Show’ and 3 subsequent Best Comedy BAFTA nominations. Becky recently won the Directors Guild of America Award (DGA) for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in a Comedy Series for HBO’s ‘Veep’ for her season finale episode ‘Inauguration’.
In commercials, she was selected for the APA Collection two years running: 2011 for Xbox featuring Kylie Minogue, and 2012 for Barclays. She also won the first ever Shots Audience Award in 2011. Additionally, Becky’s ‘Comic Relief Safety Video’, a spot for for British Airways, won Bronze at the 2018 Cannes Lions Awards.
Becky’s directing career began after writing and directing on ‘Comedy Nation’, a show which subsequently launched many other comedy careers including those of David Mitchell and Sacha Baron Cohen. Other credits include ‘Pete Vs Life’, and ‘The Peter Serafinowicz Show’, which also earned her first BAFTA nomination.