Shannon Murphy

Biography

An Australian based in London, Shannon Murphy is the BAFTA nominated director of ‘Babyteeth’ whose focus on authentic performances of delicate subjects has garnered widespread recognition. An experienced background in theatre and television, directing the hit cat-and-mouse thriller ‘Killing Eve’ as well as boxing drama ‘On the Ropes’, Shannon brings a filmic sensibility to the commercial realm.

As well as winning nine AACTA awards including Best Film, Best Director and all top acting awards, Babyteeth earned Shannon a 2021 BAFTA nomination for Best Director and she was named by Variety as one of 10 directors to watch in 2020.

Shannon is currently working on Reed Morano’s ‘The Power’, an urgent 10-part global thriller based on the international bestselling novel of the same name with Amazon Studios.

Shannon Murphy