Colin Tilley biography

Colin Tilley

Music video director

1988 –


Who is Colin Tilley?

Colin Tilley is an award winning music video director who has written and directed music videos for artists including Enrique Iglesias, Zendaya, Chris Brown, Justin Bieber, Justin Timberlake, Nicki Minaj, 50 Cent, Tyga, Lil Wayne, Jason Derulo Diddy, Usher, Melanie Fiona, Keri Hilson, Wiz Khalifa and UK rappers Chipmunk, Plan B and Dappy among others. His most notable and frequent collaborator is Chris Brown for whom he has directed 19 video projects. The two have worked on more than a dozen videos together in the last two years including every single from Chris Brown's gold-certified album F.A.M.E. except for "Beautiful People". Colin Tilley has won several awards including video of the year at the 2011 BET Awards for Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now" video and Best Male video at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards for Justin Bieber "U Smile". He was nominated for three videos at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards including best male video, best best hip hop video, and best collaboration video. He also stared with Andy Williams in 1993 and was able to do a cartwheel on stage.

Tilley is currently developing several film projects and lives in Los Angeles, California.


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Jun 27, 1988
  • United States of America

on July 23, 2013

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