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Simon Allen

Writer

Agent

Bethan Evans

Simon Allen is the showrunner of The Watch, a fantasy thriller based on Sir Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels for BBC America and BBC Studios. He recently served as a Writer/Producer on the major television sequel to Das Boot for Sky/Sonar/Hulu having previously served as a showrunner on The Musketeers for BBC One. He is developing a number of new projects with multiple producers including Fremantle Media, Tiger Aspect, Kudos Film and TV, Two Brothers Pictures and Endeavor Content. 

TV

THE WATCH (BBC America/BBC Studios) Current
8 x ’60 greenlit series based on Terry Pratchett’s Discworld novels

CURS>R (Anton Corp) Current
8 x 60′ scripts and bible for original short form horror series

SURFER (Euston North/BBC One) Current
1 x 60′ pilot script and bible for original series

THE WATERS (Kudos Film and TV/ Endeavour Content) Current
1 x 60′ pilot script and bible for original series

VELOCITY (Company Pictures) Current
1 x 60′ pilot and bible for series

THE GOOD THIEF’S GUIDE TO…BERLIN (Imperative/Tandem)
1 x 60′ series pilot and bible for producer Tim Kring

FLOOR 9.5 (FOX/Stigma Films)
Writer, horror short produced to accompany American Horror Story.

DAS BOOT  (Bavaria/Sonar/Sky/Hulu)
Associate Producer, 8 episodes. Writer 1 x ’60 episode

STRIKE BACK 6  (Left Bank/Sky/Cinemax)
Co-writer 2 x 60′ episodes

THE MUSKETEERS (BBC Drama North) 2015
Series 3: Co-Lead Writer & Executive Producer. Writer 2 x 60′ episodes
Series 2: Writer, 1 x 60′ episode

SPOTLESS (Canal Plus/Tandem/Netflix) 2014
Writer, 1 x ’60 episode

NEW TRICKS (Wall to Wall) 2011-2014
Writer, 6 x ’60 episodes

HUNTED (BBC/HBO/Kudos) 2011-12
Associate Producer. Writer 1 x ’60 episode

FABLES OF FORGOTTEN THINGS  (BBC) 2008

THE MAGIC MILE  (BBC) 2005

Film

BREATHE  (VIMEO Staff Pick) 2013

Now in development as a feature film with producer John Schoenfelder.

LOT 254  (VIMEO Staff Pick) 2012

 

 

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