She has won Silver at the British Arrows 2022 for Durex, Gold at the YDA’s and NDA’s in Cannes Lions, and Best New Director at Kinsale Sharks. Her career began as a Director’s assistant and protégé to Mike Leigh and Kevin Macdonald (no relation). She has written and directed numerous critically acclaimed short films and sketches and directed commercials for Comic Relief, McDonald’s, AXA, Nescafe and McVities. Her TV work includes The Outlaws (BBC, Amazon Prime), Pure (Netflix) and Flack (Amazon Prime).
Alicia MacDonald celebrates Red Nose Day with Dame Joanna Lumley as she lovingly serenades those who get involved in fundraising efforts.