Tim Haines

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Tim Haines
Occupation(s)TV director and producer

Tim Haines is a screenwriter, producer and director who is best known for his work on the BBC popular science shows Walking with Dinosaurs , Walking with Beasts , and Walking with Monsters . He is co-creator and executive producer of the ITV sci-fi drama Primeval , and founder of the production company Impossible Pictures.


Tim Haines graduated from Bangor University in 1981 with a BSc in Applied Zoology, before beginning a career as a journalist, eventually working for the BBC, and becoming a producer. In 2002, Bangor University awarded him an Honorary Fellowship. [1]

He is also an author, and has written and co-written many books relating to the television series.



1999 Walking with Dinosaurs
2002 The Giant Claw (Walking with Dinosaurs special)
2005 Walking with Monsters (episode 3)


1994-1997Horizon (3 episodes)
1998Nova (2 episodes)
1999 Walking With Dinosaurs
2000 The Ballad of Big Al (Walking with Dinosaurs special)
2001 Walking with Beasts
2001 The Lost World
2002 The Giant Claw (Walking with Dinosaurs special)
2003 Land of Giants (Walking with Dinosaurs special)
2003 Sea Monsters
2004The Legend of the Tamworth Two (TV movie)
2004 Space Odyssey: Voyage to the Planets
2005 Walking with Monsters
2006 Ocean Odyssey
2007 Primeval
2009Defying Gravity
2009Blitz Street
2012 Sinbad
2012 Primeval: New World
2016 Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands
2017 The Loch


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