In February 2015, he directed the show’s 30th Anniversary week. This was 5 episodes totalling 180mins of live TV & VT inserts, and one entirely live episode. This ‘noir’ week revealed the killer of Lucy Beale.
4 x 60' episodes
5 x 30' episodes
1 x 50' episode
Karl started directing ‘The Bill’ when it was 2 x 1hr episodes a week. In 2009 he was one of the core directors tasked with re-shaping the show for its move to HD and new 9pm transmission slot.
18 x 60' episodes
Karl directed 2 x 60” episodes of the Minder ‘reboot’ starring Rory Kinnear, Maureen Lipman, Rachel Stirling, Nikolas Grace, Adrian Scarborough, Lex Shrapnel, and Shane
55 x 30' episodes
Karl started his directing career on EastEnders in 2001. He has since directed over 150 episodes. In 2013 he directed the 60 min Christmas day episode, and introduced ‘The Carters’.
Previously Karl has directed the climaxes of some of the programme’s biggest stories, including the Halloween murder of Michael Moon, the trial and exit of Janine, the Kat affair reveal, and the end of baby swap.