James Dormer is a showrunner and writer. He is currently showrunning Medici: Masters of Florence for Lux Vide and Netflix. He was lead writer and exec producer on Beowulf, a 13 part series for ITV Studios. He has recently worked on multiple projects with Sid Gentle Films, Red Planet Pictures and Big Light Productions.
Previously James was lead writer and co-exectutive producer on Season 4 and 5 of Strikeback for Sky/HBO/Cinemax. James has worked on a number of successful series, including Strikeback Season 3, Sinbad - a thirteen-part series about the 8th Century hero for Sky, Musketeers, Spooks, and ITV's The Fixer.
In film, James wrote Outcast, an American Chinese co-production set in China during the time of the Qin Dynasty, starring Nicholas Cage and Hayden Christensen.
Writer & Executive Producer
Retelling of the classic Old English tale about the heroic Beowulf who battles the dragon Grendel.
James co-execed and wrote on series 4 of the HBO Cinemax/Left Bank Pictures action thriller. 'Section 20', a secretive unit of British military intelligence, conduct high risk missions across the world.
A political family drama set in Florence in the early 15th century. Cosimo de Medici finds himself at the helm of his banking dynasty when his father, Giovanni, dies suddenly.
Original feature, an action romance set in medieval China.