Wayne Yip

Writer/Director

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Film, TV & Theatre

Assistant: Nick Hitchcock

Film, TV & Theatre

Wayne graduated with a degree in Graphic Design at Oxford & Cherwell College in 2004. His career began in partnership with writer/director Alex Garcia, initially with music videos, which saw them win the Domino Records and Audience Award at the Radar Festival in 2007. Later that year their short film, HAPPY BIRTHDAY GRANDAD, won the BAFTA '60 Seconds of Fame’ competition. After directing the multi-award-winning short film DIEGO’S STORY (2009), Wayne went on to direct Tom Bidwell’s WOULD LIKE TO MEET (2010) for Channel 4’s ‘Coming Up’.

Following on from this, Wayne went on to direct SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL Series 4 (2010) with Billie Piper, the lead block of MISFITS Series 3 (2012) and the second half of Dennis Kelly’s UTOPIA series 1 (2013) for Kudos and Channel 4. He has most recently directed on series 3 of SALEM in the US, series 10 of DOCTOR WHO, series 2 of DIRK GENTLY'S HOLISTIC DETECTIVE AGENCY and series 2 of PREACHER for AMC.

This year he directed on AMC's INTO THE BADLANDS, CLOAK & DAGGER for Marvel, and season 3 of PREACHER. 

In Development

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DOCTOR WHO CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

2018

BBC

Season Eleven's Christmas Special

Television

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CLOAK & DAGGER

2018

ABC/Marvel

Episode 110

INTO THE BADLANDS (Series Three)

2018

Millar Gough Ink/AMC

Episodes 309 and 310

PREACHER (Season Three)

2018

AMC

Episodes 304 and 308

HAPPY!

2017

SyFy

Episodes 104 & 105

DIRK GENTLY'S HOLISTIC DETECTIVE AGENCY (Season Two)

2017

Circle of Confusion/BBC America

Episodes 207 & 208

PREACHER (Series Two)

2017

AMC

Episodes 207 & 213

DOCTOR WHO (Series Ten)

2017

BBC

Episodes 1008 & 1009

IMPOSTERS

2017

Bravo

Episodes 107 & 108

CLASS

2016

BBC Wales/BBC3

Episodes 106 & 107

SALEM (Series Three)

2016

Fox/WGN

Episode 303

TATAU

2015

BBC3/BBC America/Touchpaper TV

Episodes 101, 102, 103 & 108

MISFITS (SERIES Five)

2013

Clerkenwell Films

Episode 508

UTOPIA

2013

Kudos Film and TV / Channel 4

Episodes 104, 105 & 106 with Alex Garcia Lopez

MISFITS (Series Three)

2012

Clerkenwell Films

Episodes 301, 302 & 304 with Alex Garcia Lopez

WOULD LIKE TO MEET

2010

Touch Paper / Channel 4

With Alex Garcia Lopez. Written by Tom Bidwell

SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL (SERIES 4)

2010

Tiger Aspect / ITV

Episodes 401, 402, 403 & 404 with Alex Garcia Lopez. Starring Billie Piper

Short Films

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DIEGO'S STORY

2009

Co-written and directed with Alex Garcia. Nominated for 'Best of British' competition, 2009 Encounters 'Best Of' competition, Brest Short Film festival and nominated for international prize, SHNIT International Film Festival 2009. Also in competition at Malta International Film Festival 2009, Discovering Latin America Festival London 2009, Tirana International Festival 2009, London Short Film Festival 2010, Athens International Film Festival 2010

BE LUCKY

2008

Co-written and directed with Alex Garcia. Finalist, 48hr Smoke & Mirrors Film Competition

SAMANTHA

2007

Co-written and directed with Alex Garcia

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GRANDAD

2007

Co-written and directed with Alex Garcia. Winner of BAFTA 60 second film competition 2007

Promos

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GROOVE ARMADA - DROP THE TOUCH

2009

Bacardi / RKCR Y&R

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

JAMES YORKSTON - THE HILLS AND THE HEATH

2007

Domino Records

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

QUASI - PEACE AND LOVE

2007

Domino Records

Co-directed with Alex Garcia. In association with Radar Festival

APARTMENT - PRESSURES

2005

Fleet Street Records

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

APARTMENT - 10,000 TIMES

2005

Fleet Street Records

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

Commercials

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GENES REUNITED / FRIENDS REUNITED DATING

2009

Friends Reunited /Addiction Londo

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

GENES REUNITED / FRIENDS REUNITED DATING

2009

Friends Reunited /Addiction Londo

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

AXN CHANNEL IDENTS

2009

Sony /Addiction London

Co-directed with Alex Garcia

KID V KAT

2009

Jetix /Addiction London

Co-directed with Alex Garcia. Promax Nominated 2009 Best Viral