Simon Brooke is a multi-camera television director with a wide experience of live outside broadcast and studio production. With a career beginning in Australian network television in the early 1980’s and continuing in his native Britain from 2000, he has directed programmes ranging from light entertainment, news & current affairs and all manner of sports.
Sports productions include Olympic and Commonwealth Games, grand slam & ATP tennis, football, cricket, showjumping, darts and basketball. And that’s just the start!
With the ability to keep things in perspective under pressure and maintain a sense of humour, Simon enjoys an extensive variety of work. He became a freelance director through choice not circumstance, is used to and welcomes the challenge of creating different formats for new productions, or adapting to clients’ requirements of an already established programme.