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David Kane

Director, Writer

Agent

Julia Kreitman

Current

NEW ORIGINAL SERIES
Mainstreet Pictures for ITV

NEW ADAPTED SERIAL
4 part
BBC/ Origin Pictures
In Development

PERFECT LIFE
Original Series
Potboiler/BBC

SHETLAND
Season 3
Lead Writer
David was the original adaptor of Series 1.

Television

STONEMOUTH (Slate/BBC)
2 x 60 mins
Adapted from Iain Banks

MURDER ON THE HOME FRONT (Carnival/ITV)
New Series 2 x 60 mins
Directed by Geoffrey Sax.

FIELD OF BLOOD 2: THE DEAD HOUR (Slate/BBC)
Adapted from Denise Mina 2x 60 mins
Also Directed

FOYLE’S WAR (ITV)
2013 & 2010

SHETLAND (ITVP/BBC)
Original pilot for crime series adapted from Anne Cleeves
Starring Douglas Henshall.

INSPECTOR GEORGE GENTLY (ITV/Company Pictures)
2012

FIELD OF BLOOD (BBC/Slate Films) 2011
Adapted from Denis Mina
David Morrissey / Peter Capaldi
2×60
Also directed

TAGGART (STV/ITV)
Executive Producer/showrunner 2010
3 episodes

MIDNIGHT MAN (ITV/Carnival)  2008
Original serial
Dir. David Drury
Starring Jimmy Nesbitt

REBUS (ITV/SMG) 2006/7
Starring Ken Stott
4×90 minutes

SEA OF SOULS (BBC/Carnival)  2003-7
Series Creator
3×120 original serial
Recommissioned for a further 3 series 

 

Previous TV Credits

RUFFIAN HEARTS (BBC)
Written and directed
Prod Ian Madden
Best Film Celtic Film Festival 96

FINNEY (Zenith/Tyne Tees)
6 Part serial
Prod N Stafford Clark
Dir David Hayman

JUTE CITY (BBC)
3 part serial
Prod John Chapman
Dir Stuart Orme

DREAMBABY (BBC)
Written by David Kane
Prod David Thompson
Dir Angela Pope

SHADOW ON THE EARTH (BBC)
Prod David Thompson
Dir Chris Bernard
Jury Award, World TV Festival
Best Filmm BANFF
National Screenwriters Award

 

Feature Films

THE RIVER KING (Myriad/Spice Factory)
Adapted from Alice Hoffman’s novel
Directed by Nick Willing
Starring Ed Burns

BORN ROMANTIC (Kismet Films/BBC/Harvest)
Written and directed

THIS YEAR’S LOVE (Kismet Films)
Written and directed

 

Theatre

DUMBSTRUCK
National Tour
Tron Theatre,
Glasgow
Mayfest. Winner LWT Award
WinnerWriters Guild Award

GRAVE PLOTS 
Nottingham Playhouse
Old Red Lion, London
Cafe Royal Theatre,
Edinburgh Festival. (Fringe First,
Arts Club Award for
Literature)

 

Other

NEWSNIGHT BBC2
Filmed documentary
in Angola on guerilla war. Also broadcast in Denmark,
Japan and USA

 

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