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PAUL QUINN ROCKS UP AT HUNKYDORY.
6 July 2020

HunkyDory are pleased to announce the signing of writer-slash-director Paul Quinn for commercial representation. Quinn brings an accomplished reel to his new home, making him a shrewd addition to the roster.

John Doris and co. were drawn to Quinn’s ability to handle scripts with a strong tabletop component. This knack for small-scale shoots is evident in a series of Lurpak ads from 2017 - check out this backwards twist on bruschetta to see what we mean.


Quinn is no stranger to a food fight, either. This 2014 promo for Couples Come Dine With Me captures the spirit of the programme and then some; although those who are new to it may be disappointed that the dinner parties are not quite so anarchic as this implies. Great shot of hand-holding solidarity at the end.


HunkyDory’s new recruit is a dab hand in and out of the kitchen, as it happens… this piece for ethical bank Ffrees crisscrosses London with online campaigner Jon Morter. Flashes of animated graffiti enhance the ad’s disruptive tone and show what Quinn can do with a challenging script.


Click here to see more of Paul Quinn's work. Next, ring HunkyDory's Ronae Rayson (ronae@hunkydoryfilms.co.uk) or Naomi Simpson (naomi@hunkydoryfilms.co.uk) on 020 7267 5000.

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