Gabriel Bisset-Smith

Come To Where I'm From


Pete – NW6 7JR


How being a white mixed race guy was a benefit to me but not to others around me.


Gabriel is a BAFTA nominated writer/actor/director/comedian from London. He's had plays produced at the Hampstead Theatre, York Theatre Royal and for BBC Radio Four. He's been on attachment at the Soho Theatre, the Royal Court and has been nominated for the Off West End Most Promising Playwright award. His short film THRUSH won the 2010 Vimeo Best Narrative award. He was named one of Dazed & Confused magazines Dazed Visionaries and they commissioned him, alongside the likes of James Franco and Bjork, to make his award winning film TOILETS.  He’s also directed lots of music videos and is a successful stand up comedian. Gabriel has just directed and co created the BBC’s groundbreaking multi platform murder mystery THE LAST HOURS OF LAURA K which earned him a BAFTA nomination in digital creativity. The show was also nominated for a Prix Italia, best visual experience at SXSW Interactive and won a Gold and Audience award at the LOVIES.