Andrew Clarke

Freelance Copywriter & Advertising Freelancer

Location:Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
2 Skills
Andrew’s primary background is as a copywriter-based advertising Creative Director and he has won both local and international awards for blue-chip brands.

Currently Andrew is an independent creative consultant/director focusing on concepts, copywriting and directing. He also has over fifteen years’ experience as an accomplished scriptwriter. His overall portfolio includes:

- Numerous corporate/commercial audio-visuals and features for high profile brands such as BMW, Audi, Shell, VW, Spier Wine Estate, Groot Constantia Wines, South African Breweries, Old Mutual, Yardley, Hyundai, Proudly South African, Sports Illustrated Swimwear, Discovery Vitality, British American Tobacco, TruCape, Captain Morgan Rum, NGK, Sailor Jerry Rum, Auction Alliance, Cash Crusaders, Metropolitan Life, Clicks and Mike Horn Extreme Adventurer.

- Various through-the-line advertising & marketing campaigns for Autopage Cellular, Apple Computer, Media24, Bridgestone Tyres, Sealy Posturepedic, BMW franchises

- Conceptualising/scriptwriting numerous radio ad campaigns for a wide variety of FMCG brands

- Conceptualising/scriptwriting Infomercials

- Editing / sub-editing various publications

- Numerous promotional audio-visual productions (scriptwriting & directing) for FIFA World Cup Host Cities

- Scriptwriting for local lifestyle TV shows

- Scriptwriting for a full-length international feature film based on the first heart transplant and life of Professor Chris Barnard (drama genre)

- Scriptwriting an international two-part documentary for the BBC on the life of Professor Chris Barnard

- Conceptualising/scriptwriting a mini-feature film (‘James Bond’ theme) for the launch of the multi-billion dollar ‘Lagoons Resort’ in Dubai

- Concept and scripting various educational DVD’s for clients such as Microsoft, Metropolitan Life and British American Tobacco

- Various audio-visual and communication projects for Cape Town Routes Unlimited, City of Polokwane and Limpopo Tourism

- Various Edutainment concepts, shows & programmes for British American Tobacco; Microsoft, Media24 and the Ellerines Group


Andrew Whitehouse – Co-Founder & Creative Director FoxP2

Stanley Edwards – Director Platypus Productions

Ian Chuter – Director Platypus Productions

Nathan Erasmus – Director Bluebuoy CR8TIV

Rob McLennan – Executive Creative Director Net#work BBDO
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