Gabriel
Bisset-Smith

Writer, Director and Actor 

Gabriel is a BAFTA nominated writer, actor and director.

He directed, co-created and co-wrote the BBC’s ground-breaking multi platform murder mystery The Last Hours of Laura K, which earned him a BAFTA nomination in digital creativity and a number of other prestigious television and VFX awards nominations.

Gabriel’s theatre work includes his debut play The Charming Man at Theatre 503, plays at Hampstead Theatre and York Theatre Royal, and attachments at the Royal Court, Soho Theatre, and the Public Theatre in New York. His latest play, Whitewashdebuted at Soho Theatre and received rave reviews. He is working on an adaptation of the play for TV with FX.

Further work in development for screen includes a number of TV projects and two feature film scripts: one with the BAFTA winning company Wigwam; and a co-written project with Matilda Ibini, in development with Dominic Buchanan. The latter, entitled Caring, was included on the Blacklist 2020. Gabriel was also named a Screen International Star of Tomorrow in 2018.

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Film

Writer & Director & Performer 

Short film.

Short film.

Short film.

Dazed Digital

Writer 

Director Arno Salters
Wigwam Films/Creative England
In Development
Broadcaster

Director 

Short film.

Writer & Director 

Short film.

Writer Co-written with Matilda Ibini
Dominic Buchanan Productions / BBC Films
In development

Writer & Director & Producer & Performer 

Short film.

Television

Writer & Director & Creator 

Co-created with Kenny Emson, Ed Selleck and Rachel De-lahay

BBC

Writer 

NBC Universal
In development

Adaptation of the book by Sorcha Pollak

Headline Pictures
In development

Co-writing with Kenny Emson

Wigwam Films
In development
Company Pictures for Channel 4

Theatre

Writer 

Director Charlotte Bennett
Soho Theatre
The Public Theatre New York
Director Paul Robinson
Theatre 503

Director 

Writer & Performer 

Director Dan Herd
Director Laura O'Keefe

Live comedy

Director Laura Keefe

Live comedy.

Director Jeremy Mortimer
BBC Radio Four

Writer & Director & Performer 

Live comedy

Latitude Festival