Simon Allen is the Writer and Executive Producer of Netflix Original CURS>R which stars Asa Butterfield, Iola Evans, Eddie Marsan and Robert Englund.
His television credits include creating/showrunning BBC America’s irreverent fantasy comedy THE WATCH.
He served as a writer/producer on the first series of the acclaimed television sequel to Wolfgang Petersen’s DAS BOOT for Sky/Sonar/Hulu having previously served as a showrunner on the third series of THE MUSKETEERS for BBC One.
He is developing new projects with several broadcasters and producers. He is represented in the US by UTA.
Praise for THE WATCH:
‘A colorful, energetic treat.’ The L.A. Times
‘Bold, brash and brilliant.’ Bleeding Cool
‘Exciting and hilarious.’ Nerdist.
‘Making fantasy fun.’ The Wall Street Journal
‘A gleeful 21st century remix.’ SFX Magazine
‘The most crazily enjoyable series I’ve seen since AMC’s Preacher ended.’ Matt Roush, TV Guide
‘It has a quirky humour all of its own. And writer Simon Allen isn’t afraid to have fun.’ The Telegraph