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BOLD SIGN LENA BEUG
24 February 2020

BOLD have signed director Lena Beug to their roster for UK representation.

Hailing from Kinsale, Ireland, Beug moved to New York in the mid-90s and landed a job at MTV after finding her feet in the city. She rose through the ranks and quickly became known for her award-winning promos - including Rolling Stone's 'Funniest Video of the Year' winner, ‘Merry XXXLMAS'.



Now an established filmmaker, Beug's quirky, elegant style has seen her expand her directing career to include commercials and branded content for brands on both sides of the Atlantic.

Never one to rest on her laurels, Beug’s reel demonstrates an enviable ability to move between comedy and drama at will. Her campaign for Vodafone Ireland, for example, shows Beug's measured hand when it comes to judging the emotional heft of a project. Rather than show the relationship between a kid and his mum's new boyfriend as contentious, the ad depicts a man trying hard to be the best dad he can be.


With over a decade of industry experience under her belt, it's no surprise Beug is keen to explore further opportunities in the UK market.

Nuanced art direction and subtle, well-coaxed performances sit alongside attention-grabbing stories and diverse narratives on her reel, and she's sure to grab attention from major brands at her new home with BOLD.


For more information about Lena Beug's UK availability, get in touch with Rob Godbold at rob@boldcompany.co.uk or on 020 7908 6060.

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