Luke is a graduate of the Australian Film Television and Radio School. Soon after, he established his own production company, More Sauce, and went on to direct a number of short films including multi-award winner Cockroach, and Australian Summer, winner of Tropfest - the world’s largest short film festival. In 2010 he began directing television such as Dave in The Life, SEX: An Unnatural History and the landmark documentary series Great Southern Land which landed him an ADG nomination for best direction in a documentary TV series. In 2014 Luke created, produced and directed the online series, Low Life. It went on to win over 25 major festival awards and sold to Amazon Prime and CanalPlay. In 2017 he directed and produced the follow up series High Life which was Executive Produced by Stephen Fry and stars Odessa Young with music by Sarah Blasko. The series has won over 30 major awards including Best Digital Original at C21 Content London and was also nominated for an AACTA Award. The series has sold to BBC3, Channel 9, CanalPlay and Fullscreen. During this year’s pandemic Luke created, produced, directed and acted in one of the world’s first multinational lockdown series, CANCELLED. The series produced in Australia, Spain and Argentina launched on Facebook Watch and has had over 2 million views. Luke just released his feature film debut I Met A Girl, starring Brenton Thwaites and Lily Sullivan, in the USA with other territories soon to follow.
Speaker, MIDPOINT Institute