Malcolm LIAO Ming Kei

Department of Creative Arts People Faculty Malcolm LIAO Ming Kei

Malcolm LIAO Ming Kei

MA (Royal Holloway UK), BA (Hons) (Flinders AUS),
BSc (Hons) (Coventry UK)


Malcolm Liao is an Assistant Director and Producer whose films include 'Pokémon Detective Pikachu', Disney's 'Artemis Fowl', TVB's 'Flying Tiger', and BAFTA Award-winning BBC series 'This Country'.
Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Media (Flinders University, South Australia) and Bachelor of Science in Multimedia Computing (Coventry University, United Kingdom. He then relocated to London where he studied at Royal Holloway, University of London and obtained his MA in Film and TV Producing. During his studies in the UK, he worked with Oscar Academy Awards nominated producer Uberto Pasolini.
Malcolm made his debut in 2017 for UKTV 'Porters' with Blade Runner Actor, Rutger Hauer. He then joined British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as an Assistant Director and filmed well-known series such as 'Silent Witness', 'Josh', 'Tracy Ullman Show' and 'This Country' which won Best Scripted Comedy in British Academy of Film and TV Arts (BAFTA).
Malcolm continued his success in both Film and TV industry, filming TVB 'Flying Tiger 飛虎之潛行極戰', BBC's 'Call The Midwife', 'MotherFatherSon', and Feature Film 'The Courier (IronBark)' with actor Benedict Cumberbatch.

Teaching Areas & Research Interests

  • Media Production Skills
  • Film & TV Industries
  • Digital Video Production
  • Film & TV Producing

Creative Works

  • Splinter United PA, Artemis Fowl (2020)
  • 3rd Assistant Director, Mister Winner (2020)
  • Floor Runner, Flying Tiger飛虎之潛行極戰(2020)
  • Floor Runner, The Host (2020)
  • Set PA, The Courier (2020)
  • Floor Runner, Peacock (2020)
  • Base Runner, Call the Midwife (2019)
  • Floor Runner, Flack (2019)
  • Floor Runner, Porters (2017-2019)
  • Floor Runner, MotherFatherSon (2019)
  • Floor Runner, Don't Forget the Driver (2019)
  • Crowd Runner, Greed (2019)
  • Crowed PA, Pokemon Detective Pikachu (2019)
  • 3rd Assistant Director, Famalam (2018)
  • 3rd Assistant Director, Tracey Breaks the News (2018)
  • Floor Runner, Silent Witness (2018)
  • Floor Runner / 3rd AD, This Country (2018)
  • Floor Runner / 3rd AD, The Windsor (2018)
  • Floor Runner/ 3rd AD, Waffle the Wonder Dog (2018)
  • Floor Runner, The Pact (2017)
  • Floor Runner, Josh (2017)
  • Floor Runner, Birds of a Feather (2017)
  • Floor Runner, French and Saunders (2017)
  • Producer, Assisted (2016)
  • TVB明愛暖萬心 (TV Charity), First Violin, Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra, TVB, 2013
  • Pictures and Exhibition (Classical Music), First Violin, Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra, Hong Kong Cultural Centre, 2011
  • Disney Magic Music Days (Classical Music), First Violin, Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra, Disneyland, 2008