Waste of Time - Feb 2016Tags:
- Director: Ben Nicholas & Alistair Marks
- Producer: Julian Vincent Costanzo & Ben Nicholas
- State: VIC
- TSI: CARD
John has spent the last twelve years building his Time Machine. Today, he will turn it on.
Ben Nicholas is the creator, head writer and executive-producer of the Screen Australia funded web series Footballer Wants a Wife - Ben also stars in one of the leading roles. Finishing the year with a directors attachment with the television series Neighbours, 2015 has been a huge year for Ben.
Ben received a Logie nomination for his role as Stingray Timmin's on Neighbours, and has also enjoyed a successful career on stage in Australia, Singapore and London's West End.
Ben has a slate of projects in development, including a feature with fellow Waste Of Time writer Paul Verhoeven, and is excited about producing more content with his company 'BENdid Productions'
Alistair Marks is a Swinburne Film & TV graduate and enjoys a diverse slate of work in the entertainment industry. His credits include directing the Network 10 documentary for Samuel Johnson’s epic unicycle ride, Love Your Sister, a half hour pilot for TV series Sweatshop, producing for MTV, Nickelodeon & The Project, shooting freelance for Foxtel, and hosting his own podcast ('Coming Up Next' available on iTunes).
Alistair’s first major short film, SHOTGUN!, which he wrote and directed, won Best Director & Best Comedy at the 2010 New York International Film Festival, with his follow up short, Joshua, also winning awards internationally.
Alongside his brother, Nicholas, and writing colleague, Phil Spencer, he has a slate of projects in development through his production company, Marks Brothers Production.