Born in London, England. Education: Attended London Polytechnic.
Addresses: Office—Hybrid Films, 116 University Pl., Suite 2, New York, NY 10003. Agent—Lara Polivka Sackett, Skouras Agency, 1149 Third St., 3rd Floor, Santa Monica, CA 90403.
Career: Cinematographer. Hybrid Films, New York City, affiliate; also worked as camera operator and photographer for commercials.
Member: British Society of Cinematographers.
Awards, Honors: Television Awards, best film camera operator, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1985, for Threads, and 1986, for Edge of Darkness; Television Award nomination, best film camera operator, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1987, for The Monocled Mutineer; Television Award, best film camera operator, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1989, for Tumbledown; British Society of Cinematographers Award, best cinematography, 1995, Film Award nomination, best cinematography, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 1996, and Evening Standard British Film Award, best technical or artistic achievement, 1996, all for The Madness of King George.
Strapless, Miramax, 1990.
Chattahoochee, Hemdale Film, 1989.
L.A. Story, TriStar, 1991.
Blame It on the Bellboy, Buena Vista, 1992.
The Bodyguard, Warner Bros., 1992.
The Hawk, Castle Hill Productions, 1993.
Clean Slate, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1994.
A Simple Twist of Fate, Buena Vista, 1994.
The Grotesque (also known as Gentlemen Don't Eat Poets and Grave Indiscretion), 1995, Live Entertainment, 1997.
The Crucible, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1996.
Addicted to Love (also known as Forlorn), Warner Bros., 1997.
Hush, TriStar, 1998.
Ever After (also known as Ever After: A Cinderella Story), Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998.
Practical Magic, Warner Bros., 1998.
Ordinary Decent Criminal (also known as Ein ganz gewoehnlicher dieb), Miramax, 2000.
Liam, Lions Gate Films, 2001.
Monkeybone (animated and live-action), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2001.
Gosford Park, USA Films, 2001.
The Count of Monte Cristo (also known as Alexandre Dumas' "The Count of Monte Cristo"), Buena Vista, 2002.
Sweet Home Alabama, Buena Vista, 2002.
What a Girl Wants (also known as American Girl), Warner Bros., 2003.
The Boy David Story (documentary), Armac Films Distribution, 2003.
The Company (also known as The Company—Das ensemble), Sony Pictures Classics, 2003.
Piccadilly Jim, United International Pictures, 2004.
Stage Beauty, Lions Gate Films, 2004.
Another Road Home, 2004.
Hitch (also known as The Last First Kiss), Columbia, 2005.
Mrs. Henderson Presents, A-Film Distribution, 2005.
Television Cinematographer; Miniseries:
Edge of Darkness, syndicated, 1985.
The Monocled Mutineer, BBC (England), 1986.
Blackeyes, BBC2, 1989.
Television Cinematographer; Movies:
Threads, BBC (England), 1984.
The Good Doctor Bodkin-Adams (also known as Death by Prescription), 1986.
Two of Us (also known as Mates), PBS, 1987.
Life Story (also known as Double Helix and The Race for Double Helix), Arts and Entertainment, 1987.
Escape (also known as Border), Arts and Entertainment, 1987.
After Pilkington, 1987.
Tumbledown, Arts and Entertainment, 1989.
And Then There Was One, Lifetime, 1994.
Is There Life Out There?, CBS, 1994.
Food for Ravens, BBC, 1997.
Television Cinematographer; Specials:
Suddenly, Last Summer, PBS, 1993.
Television Appearances; Episodic:
Guest, "Robert Altman in England," Omnibus, BBC (England), 2002.
Also appeared in "Gosford Park," an episode of Anatomy of a Scene, Sundance Channel.
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