Clare was born 2 months premature in the UK in 1973. Clare began working in TV after receiving a scholarship to study at Westminster University achieving a degree at art school. Clare followed her interests combining image to sound and started working in TV. At first producing and directing content for TV was a struggle and most women, as it was not common for women to be directing or producing content for tv but particularly in large sporting events and sporting talk shows . Clare has directed and produced for events such as HBO World Championship Boxing , The Premier League , Uefa Champions League , Commonwealth Games and Uefa Cup . Clare's film's have won a number of awards including - London Independent Film Festival for "Best Film" , her work has been premiered or screened at Sci-Fi-London , BAFTA and Raindance Film Festival and included cast such as Sally Phillips , Bruce Payne and Adrian Edmondson , while in her TV career Clare has made work for ITV , Channel 5 , Sky , BBC and at MTV .