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Shannon Murphy!

We’re thrilled to welcome the brilliantly talented, BAFTA-nominated Shannon Murphy to Lief’s global roster!

After an acclaimed career in theatre and having established herself in television, Shannon’s debut feature film ‘Babyteeth’ earned her accolades worldwide, including a BAFTA nomination for Best Director.

In television, her most recent works included the latest season of Killing Eve (2020) and the upcoming ‘The Power’ for Amazon Studios, based on Naomi Alderman’s best-selling novel of the same name.

“Hailed by Variety as “one of 10 directors to watch”, multi-award-winning Shannon Murphy taps into the heart of everything she does. Her performances and cinematic storytelling are truly special.

we are honoured to welcome her to our industry.” 

Margo Mars, Founder Lief

Shannon Murphy is the recipient of the Kering Women in Motion prize, presented at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival in recognition of promising female talent within our industry.