Alexandra Nicol

Alexandra Nicol

ScreenSkills High-end TV Assistant Director Trainee

  • Location: North West/North East
  • Career stage: Early
  • Freelancer: Available Soon
High-end TV Trainee Finder 2019
Production Safety Passport

Trainee Finder Assistant Director Trainee 2019/2020. Practical, competent and curious worker looking for experience in HETV, particularly period drama where possible. 

Full Clean Driver's License, Creative Industries Safety Passport Approved, DBS Checked. Carbon Literacy Certificate.

Currently working as Unit Base Runner on Pathe's "The Duke" and previously worked on HBO and Sky's "The Third Day" and BBC and Netflix's "Dracula". Available from 24th February 2020.

This ScreenSkills member holds a Production Safety Passport.

Creative Industries Safety Passport


24th March 2019 - 24th March 2022

Creative Industries Safety Passport


5th March 2019 - 4th March 2022

ScreenSkills tests passed.

Coronavirus basic awareness on production training


13th July 2020 - 13th January 2021

Work History

Day Runner - Spun Gold TV

Nov 2018 - Nov 2018

Casting Runner various ad-hoc dates - We Got Pop

Oct 2017 - Oct 2018

Day Runner Aldi Halloween Commercial - McCann Manchester

Sep 2018 - Sep 2018

Day Runner - BBC (Flog It!)

Dec 2017 - Dec 2017


TV Drama Production - Master of Arts - University of Salford

Sep 2016 - Sep 2017

English Literature and American Studies - Bachelor of Arts (Honors) - University of Manchester

Sep 2012 - Jun 2015


  • Academic Writing
  • Cash Handling
  • Crowd Control
  • Customer Service
  • Difficult Customers
  • Organisational and Planning Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Production Paperwork
  • Radio Communication
  • Release Forms
  • Scheduling
  • Team Management
  • Teamwork
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