NOT A NUMBER is an independent film and TV production company based in the UK. We raise finance and produce TV projects and feature films for the international market place. Dedicated to producing film and TV drama with the highest production values whatever the budget. We write, develop and bring new film drama to the screen, our current slate of projects include sci-fi thrillers, cutting edge comedy, crime thrillers and psychological horror.

Our movies have been distributed and screened all around the world. Festivals have included: Sitges, AFI Los Angeles, Leeds, Cork, Frightfest, Raindance, Karlovy Vary, Screamfest LA, NYC Horror Fest, Leeds, Fantasporto, Worldfest Huston, Flanders, Night Visons (Helsinki), Mayhem (Nottingham), Buenos Aires, Grimmfest, Celluloid Screams, Cambridge, Dublin, Abertoir and many more.

Our films have won festival awards including best feature, best screenplay and  best cinematography.

The Team

Rachel Richardson-Jones - Producer

Rachel’s key responsibility is to head all aspects of company liaison, such as dealing with financial institutions and developing international business. She’s also responsible for individual film finance, production and market strategy. Since leaving her role as senior Producer/Director at the award-winning production company SPOKEN IMAGE, where she directed and produced corporate work and commercials on an international level, Rachel has produced a number of feature films including SPLINTERED, WHITE SETTLERS (THE BLOODLANDS) and HABIT. Rachel is experienced in handling complex budgets and has an extensive knowledge of production at all levels.

Simeon Halligan - Director

Simeon’s primary role is to run the creative aspects of the company, focusing on content development, from script to screen – including film direction. A Royal College of Art graduate. Originally an art director for Films, TV shows and commercials, Simeon directed award winning shorts before tackling his first feature, SPLINTERED (2010). This was followed by WHITE SETTLERS (2014) a suspense thriller that was distributed worldwide and screened at prestigious festivals such as Sitges, Frightfest, Fantasporto, Flanders and Screamfest LA, where it won best cinematography. HABIT (2017) based on the critically acclaimed novel of the same name was completed in 2017 and has played many prestigious festivals including Leeds, Cambridge and Dublin. 

Jeff Barber  - Non Exec Director

A senior partner in BTG-Mcinnes Corporate Finance, Jeff is a Non-Executive Director and shareholder in NOT A NUMBER and helps to guide the business on a corporate level.

Katie Bevell - Head of New Business and Development


Katie joined Not A Number in April 2018 to assist Rachel and Simeon and develop the business operation along with the production slate. Her responsibiltiies include overseeing all aspects of Business Development for Not A Number. Katie worked her way up within the feature film and drama industry via the production ladder to Production Manager with experience across many genres. From 2012 she operated within the post production sector as Post Producer and Business Development for facility houses and then independent feature film post supervising, working alongside Rachel and Simeon seeing their most recent feature Habit through post production. Katie will aid the development of company and its projects as a whole, enabling growth and working on every aspect of the company with the company directors Rachel and Simeon.