Steve Lightfoot is a showrunner and screenwriter who graduated with an MA in creative writing from the prestigious UEA course. He started his producing career on Casualty, which, under his stewardship, won a BAFTA Series Award.
Steve lives in LA where he is showrunning the iconic The Punisher for Marvel and Netflix. Previously, he ran the critically acclaimed hit Hannibal starring Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh Dancy for Gaumont and NBC. He is developing a John Wyndham short story for Sky as well as a project about the Romanov family.
Steve's other producing credits include the HBO/BBC miniseries, House of Saddam, on which he oversaw a gruellingeighteen month production schedule including recceing, casting andshooting in Tunisia. The series was nominated for five BAFTAs and three RTS Awards. In 2009, he produced the second series of the critically acclaimed Criminal Justice, starring Maxine Peake and Matthew MacFadyen.
Writer & Executive Producer
Spin-off Marvel series starring the Hell's Kitchen vigilante The Punisher.
Showrunning the third season
Adaptation of the John Wyndham novel.
Steve is show running this television adaptation of Japanese anime
Drama one off looking at a group of families' reactions to their sons' involvement in a violent crime