Cupid Carpets Opens for Business!
Filming with Alex Zane & Jessica-Jane Stafford
Wrapped on our Caves shoot.
Working with Christopher Whitlow
Some of the Cast from Cannibals & Carpet Fitters

About Us

Pretty Dead Pictures is a UK based, motion picture, production company specialising in mix genre content, from horror, comedy, action and thriller. Set up in 2016 by James Bushe and Richard Lee O'Donnell. We aim to deliver stunningly beautiful films with a dark and twisted edge.

What's hugely important to us is to tell new and original stories using UK talent that as film makers we want to watch ourselves. Our first major feature film is the comedy, horror movie; Cannibals & Carpet Fitters which is due for public release in autumn 2017.


James Bushe

James Bushe

Director / Producer

James is an multi-award winning filmmaker, having written, produced and directed a number of short films that have featured in various film festivals including Cannes short film corner, Leeds International Film Festival, Hollyshorts, Shriekfest, Chicago and New York Horror Festivals. He is also one of the founders of Pretty Dead Pictures.

James has had a keen interest in making movies from an early age and has been making films ever since. He is currently working on several feature film projects, along with more short films and promos.


Richard Lee O'Donnell

Richard Lee O'Donnell

Writer / Producer

Richard is not only one of the producers at Pretty Dead Pictures he is also the writer and one of the lead character's, Dean in Cannibals & Carpet Fitters. Richard has been a professional actor for over 6 years experienced in film, tv, theater and corporate work and has an excellent reputation in the independent film industry. It was Richard that was responsible for bringing the team together for the award wining short film version of Cannibals and Carpet Fitters using his knowledge and experience and seeing his vision through. He will be doing the same thing for upcoming feature films.