AUB is very proud of all its alumni who have gone on to work in the creative industries. Below is a list of some of our notable Alumni who have achieved great success in their chosen field.
Simon is an Oscar-winning screenwriter who studied Film and Television at the AUB in the late 1980s/early 1990s. Simon penned the scripts for ‘The Full Monty’, ‘Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day’ and the multi award-winning Danny Boyle film ‘Slumdog Millionnaire’.
Nick is a producer, director and writer who studied Film at the AUB in the early 1990s. His film credits include ‘The Football Factory’, ‘Outlaw’ and most notably ‘The Business’. He has recently released ‘The Firm’ and is in pre-production with a remake of ‘The Sweeney’ starring Ray Winstone.
Wolfgang studied Photography at the AUB in early 1990s. He is a critically acclaimed photographer who has been published in magazines such as i-d and Vogue and he is the first photographer to win the Turner Prize.
Edgar studied at the AUB in the early 1990s and has achieved huge success as a writer, director and producer. He is most famous for his collaborations with Simon Pegg which include the Channel 4 television series ‘Spaced’ and films ‘Shaun of the Dead’ and ‘Hot Fuzz’.
Mel studied Film in at the AUB in the early 1990s. She is a prolific actress, television presenter, comedian and writer who is perhaps best known for her comedy collaborations alongside Sue Perkins and as a writer for ‘French and Saunders’.
Nick studied Photography at the AUB in the late 1970s/early 1980s. He has photographed some of the world’s most famous people and is a multi award-winning fashion photographer and owner of SHOWstudio.
Sara studied Film and Television at the AUB in the 1990s. She is an actor and directing auteur whose directing credits include ‘Mad Cows’, ‘Very Annie Mary’ and ‘Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen’ starring Lindsay Lohan.
Suri studied Film at the AUB in the mid 1980s. He has directed several films, including ‘A Man of No Importance’, ‘New Year’s Day’, and ‘Wuthering Heights’ as well as several episodes of the BBC drama ‘Waking the Dead’. He has won four Film Festival awards and has been nominated for three BAFTAs.