Chris Balmond


Chris is an outstanding comedy talent who, in the 6 years directing alongside a creative position at Red Bee Media, worked with some of the biggest names in British comedy. His awards already include a Gold BTAA for PG Tips entitled ‘Queens Speech’, 10 Gold Promax awards including best director 2010 and 2011 plus a D&AD in book for copywriting (BBC2 comedy).

Before he began directing Chris worked in TV production at Euro RSCG London, CHI and Partners and AMV.BBDO.

His strength in casting is evident across all his work and is something he is meticulous with, helping to deliver engaging and authentic performances from actors and non-actors alike.