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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 series 3 of 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.

 

Simon is represented in the US by Dan Erlij and Lucinda Moorhead at UTA.

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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