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 where he was the showrunner on cult hit Hannibal starring Mads Mikkelsen and Hugh Dancy for Gaumont and NBC. he is developing a new Barbarella as well as a project about the Romanov family.
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.
Showrunning the third season
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