Cut+Run’s Graham Turner Is Epic For “£1,000 Man” for


Last Updated: July 25, 2012 2:27 am GMT
(July 25, 2012) Ordinary chum Gary turns his life into an epic adventure with 1980’s flair in the new spot edited by Cut+Run’s Graham Turner for agency Mother. Directed with action-packed panache and retro hilarity by Furlined’s Speck/Gordon, the spot is a tour de force of awesomeness in the vein of Magnum P.I. and other montage-driven show opens.

With Gary’s alter ego is the £1,000 Man, complete with his own theme song. The transformation comes with the savings rendered using, the UK site where users can compare insurance rates and more to save money on household bills. Viewers are treated to a montage of delights with Gary in the starring role: action man, lover, and occasional costume wearer. As noted in the spot’s conclusion: so money.

Check it here:

Agency: Mother
Producer: Tinia Kane
Creative Director: Tim McNaughton
Creatives: Craig Ainsley & Fernando Perottoni
Assistant Producer: Natasha Bloom

Production Company: Furlined
Director: Speck/Gordon
HOP: Merilee Newman
DP: Jess Hall

Editorial Company: Cut+Run
Editor: Graham Turner
EP: Carr Schilling
HOP: Christie Price
US Managing Director: Michelle Burke

VFX: The Mill
Art Director: Chris Burkhalter
Designer: Clarice Chin
Design Producer: Jessica Ambrose
VFX Artist: Glyn Tebbut
EP: Stephen Venning

Music: Mike Post

Sound Design/Mix: Sam Ashwell @750 MPH


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