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Becky Martin

Veep
Episode 5
comedy, dialogue, performance

Biography

Becky Martin is one of televisions top comedy directors with a BAFTA win for the cult comedy series ‘Peep Show’ and 3 subsequent Best Comedy BAFTA nominations.

Becky has most recently been directing Veep for HBO.

She also directed the dark political comedy ‘The Thick of It’ starring Peter Capaldi.

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.

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 a BAFTA nomination.

Awards

  • BAFTA Nominated ‘Peep Show’
  • BAFTA Nominations ‘Peep Show’ and ‘Peter Serafinowicz Show’
  • BAFTA winner ‘Peep Show’
  • Shots Audience Award ‘Xbox’
  • APA Collection ‘Barclays’
  • APA Collection ‘Xbox’