I HATE SUZIE
I HATE SUZIE, a new 8 part TV series, produced by Bad Wolf for Sky Atlantic.
Lead director. Episodes: 1-4, 6 & 8.
WINNER: BAFTA Emerging Talent Fiction for directing. 2021
Nominated: BAFTA Best TV Drama. 2021
I Hate Suzie follows Suzie Pickles (Piper), a celebrity whose career is put in jeopardy when she becomes the victim of a hacking scandal that causes a compromising photo of herself to be leaked.
The eight-part series follows Suzie’s excruciating journey to hold her life together alongside her best friend and manager Naomi (Farzad), as she struggles to keep her career afloat and her marriage to her husband, Cob (Ings), begins to hang by a thread.
Created by Lucy Prebble & Billie Piper. Starring Billie Piper, Leila Farzad, and Dan Ings.
Georgi Banks-Davies, a newcomer making a frankly astonishing debut as the director of six of these eight episodes, take no half-measures... the direction is, uniformly, equal parts boldness and thought. “I Hate Suzie” doesn’t immediately rocket Banks-Davies to near the top of every producer’s call list, then they’ve all gone mad. Rogerebert.com
Director Georgi Banks-Davies plays with genre, shifting style each episode to capture a different element of its lead character’s crisis. …That ongoing crisis is painted in expressive colours with stylistic ingenuity by Banks-Davies Den of Geek
Directed by Georgi Banks-Davies with verve and precision. Empire Magazine