Michael Beattie, Producer/Director
Michael is an award winning producer, director and writer based in Belfast. During 35 years in television, he has been a reporter, presenter, writer, producer and director, and spent more than 10 years in senior broadcast management. Programs he has produced, directed (or both) have won awards in the UK and Ireland, and in international film festivals in New York, Chicago, Boston and Houston.
Four years ago he partnered with Trevor King to make health based films that would be released on the internet. Faith, Hope & Cancer is the third such film, following That Vitamin Movie and Live Longer, Feel Better!
Michael still lives in Belfast, is married to Jackie and has two sons, a daughter and two grandchildren. He’s an avid kayaker and traveller.
Trevor King, Executive Producer
Trevor is a serial entrepreneur. He has a background in the financial sector and for many years worked as a concert promoter in Northern Ireland and in Europe, India and Australia.
It’s those same organizational skills that he brings to film production, Faith, Hope & Cancer being the third film in his collaboration with 30 year friend Michael Beattie.
When not working he has a passion for humanitarian issues, having worked in Haiti, Romania and India to date.
Trevor lives in Portadown, Northern Ireland with his four children, three horses, three goats and two dogs.