Prior to this, George directed and wrote a number of short films which caught the attention of Sony, Sky and Warner Brothers as well as several sell-out theatre shows. In 2022, George was also the winner of the Breakthrough Filmmaker Award at the inaugural Soho House Awards alongside fellow award recipients John Boyega and Charlotte Tilbury.

As an actor, George starred opposite Jude Law in HBO/Marc Munden’s 12 Hour Epic ‘The Third: Autumn’, played Francis II in Justin Haythe/Lionsgate’s series ‘The Serpent Queen’ opposite Samantha Morton, and a lead in Sky/Nick Love’s gangster show ‘A Town Called Malice’.