Steve Lightfoot

Producer and writer for television

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Biography

Steve Lightfoot is a producer 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 is currently living in LA showrunning the second series of the hit Gaumont/NBC show Hannibal starring Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh Dancy.

Steve's other producing credits include the HBO/BBC mini series, House of Saddam, on which he oversaw a gruelling eighteen month production schedule including recceing, casting and shooting 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.

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Writer
Hannibal: Series 2 2013
Dino de Laurentiis Company for NBC
In development
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Hugh Dancy & Mads Mikkelsen

Showrunning the second season of the drama starring Mads Mikkelsen

Transporter 2 x 60'
2012
Atlantique Productions for Cinemax
In development
Producer Luc Besson
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring François Berléand, Delphine Chanéac, Andrea Osvart, Rachel Skarsten & Chris Vance

Television adaptation of the Transporter films

Camelot 2 x 60'
2010
TM Productions for Starz
Producer Graham King
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Jamie Campbell Bower, Tamsin Egerton, Joseph Fiennes & Eva Green

Historical drama

Sorted: Series 1, Episode 5 1 x 60'
2006
BBC1
Creator Danny Brocklehurst
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Iain B MacDonald
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Neil Dudgeon, Dean Lennox Kelly, Will Mellor & Hugo Speer

 
No Angels: Series 2 1 x 60'
2005
World Productions for Channel 4
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Louise Delamere, Jo Joyner, Sunetra Sarker & Kaye Wragg

 
Casualty: Multiple Episodes 12 x 60'
2002 to 2006
BBC1
Writer Steve Lightfoot

Hugely popular hospital drama

Producer
Origin Pictures for BBC
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Marc Munden
Writer Lucinda Coxon
Starring Gillian Anderson, Romola Garai, Mark Gatiss & Chris O'Dowd

Adaptation of the Michel Faber classic

BBC1
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Yann Demange
Writer Peter Moffat
Starring Matthew MacFadyen, Steven Mackintosh & Maxine Peake

Tense courtroom drama

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House of Saddam 4 x 60'
2008
BBC Productions for BBC1
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Alex Holmes
Writer Alex Holmes
Starring Shohreh Aghdashloo, Philip Arditti, Mounir Margoum & Igor Naor

The rise and fall of Saddam Hussein and his dynasty

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Sleep With Me 1 x 120'
2008
Clerkenwell Films for ITV1
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Marc Jobst
Writer Andrew Davies
Starring Adrian Lester & Jodhi May

Adaptation of the Joanna Briscoe novel

Sorted 6 x 60'
2006
BBC1
Creator Danny Brocklehurst
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director Iain B MacDonald
Starring Neil Dudgeon, Dean Lennox Kelly, Will Mellor & Hugo Speer

Drama set in a postal office in Manchester

Marian, Again 2 x 90'
2005
Company Pictures for ITV1
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Director David Drury
Writer Ben Court & Caroline Ip
Starring Stephen Tompkinson

Psychological thriller

No Angels: Series 2 8 x 60'
2005
World Productions for Channel 4
Producer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Louise Delamere, Jo Joyner, Sunetra Sarker & Kaye Wragg

 
Casualty: Multiple Episodes 18 x 60'
2000 to 2005
BBC1
Producer Steve Lightfoot

Producer of eighteen episodes of the long running medical drama

Creator and Writer
Noir 12 x 60'
2011
Starz
In development
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Writer Steve Lightfoot

Steve is show running this television adaptation of Japanese anime

Untitled new project Pilot for 12 x 60'
2010
ABC
In development
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Writer Steve Lightfoot

 
Father and Sons 1 x 90'
2009
Clerkenwell Films
In development
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Writer Steve Lightfoot

Drama one off looking at a group of families' reactions to their sons' involvement in a violent crime

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Great Expectations Pilot for 6 x 60'
2008
Clerkenwell Films
In development
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Writer Steve Lightfoot

 
Bloodsuckers Pilot for 6 x 60'
2007
BBC
In development
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Writer Steve Lightfoot

 
Empathy 1 x 90'
2007
Carnival Films for BBC Scotland
Creator Steve Lightfoot
Director David Richards
Writer Steve Lightfoot
Starring Stephen Moyer, Heather Peace & Mark Womack

Original thriller