Billy Nichols

Billy Nichols

3rd Assistant Director

  • Location: West London (but happy to relocate)
  • Career stage: Early

With over two years of experience working as both a Runner and a 3rd Assistant Director in television production, I have worked on a variety of shows both in studios and on location including children's, magazine and factual entertainment. I have a great deal of experience and confidence in working on set including looking after talent, contributors and crew, relaying messages between departments and ensuring a smooth workflow. I also have a great deal of administrative skills including compiling call sheets and shooting schedules as well as dealing with bookings, invoices and purchases.

I am a helpful and hard-working person who is passionate about making great TV. 


  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Administration
  • Animals
  • Avid
  • Children
  • Experienced with driving LWB vans
  • First Aid
  • Full clean driving licence for 8 years (age 27)
  • Human Resources
  • Logistics
  • Looking after artistes, talent, contributors and crews
  • Mac
  • Macromedia Flash Editor
  • Microsoft Office
  • Multitasking
  • Organisation
  • Own car with business insurance
  • PC
  • Planning
  • Reception
  • Research
  • Schedule management
  • Studio and location experience
  • Team work
  • Written and verbal communication