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Steven Moffat was born on November 18, 1961 in Paisley, Scotland as Steven William Moffat. He is a writer and producer, known for Sherlock (2010), Doctor Who (2005) and The Adventures of Tintin (2011). He has been married to Sue Vertue since 1999. They have two children. He was previously married to Maggie. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 30 wins & 40 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Sherlock
Sherlock Writer
(2010-2017)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who Writer
(2005-2017)
Coupling
Coupling Writer
(2000-2004)

Filmography

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  Doctor Who (TV Series) (16 episodes, 2012 - 2016) (written by - 39 episodes, 2005 - 2017) (co-written by - 1 episode, 2015) (co-writer - 1 episode, 2014) (additional dialogue - 1 episode, 2010) (story "What I Did on My Christmas Holidays by Sally Sparrow" - 1 episode, 2007)
- Episode #10.1 (2017) ... (written by)
- Episode #10.0 (2016) ... (written by)
- The Husbands of River Song (2015) ... (written by)
- Hell Bent (2015) ... (written by)
  Sherlock (TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes, 2010 - 2016) (created by - 4 episodes, 2014 - 2017) (co-created with - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2014) (creator - 2 episodes, 2010) (co-created by - 1 episode, 2012)
- Episode #4.2 (2017) ... (creator)
- Episode #4.1 (2017) ... (creator)
- The Abominable Bride (2016) ... (creator) / (written by)
- His Last Vow (2014) ... (written by)
- The Sign of Three (2014) ... (creator) / (written by)
 2013/IV The Last Day (Short)
  BBC Proms (TV Series) (lead writer - 1 episode, 2013) (writer - 1 episode, 2013)
- Prom 2: Doctor Who at the Proms (2013) ... (lead writer: Doctor Who) / (writer: Doctor Who Proms film)
 2011 Night and the Doctor (TV Mini-Series short) (by - 5 episodes)
- Up All Night (2011) ... (by)
- Last Night (2011) ... (by)
- First Night (2011) ... (by)
- Good Night (2011) ... (by)
- Bad Night (2011) ... (by)
 2011 The Adventures of Tintin (screenplay)
 2011 Doctor Who: Space and Time (TV Short) (written by)
 2011 The National Television Awards 2011 (TV Special) (written by - Doctor Who pre-title film)
 2010 BBC Proms (TV Series) (Doctor Who scene - 1 episode)
- Prom 10: Doctor Who at the Proms (2010) ... (Doctor Who scene)
 2007-2008 Coupling (TV Series) (original scenario - 10 episodes)
- Sex, erwtas kai videokassetes (2008) ... (original scenario)
- Griza zoni (2008) ... (original scenario)
- Agapa me an tolmas (2008) ... (original scenario)
- To sfyrigma (2008) ... (original scenario)
- To dexi mou podi (2008) ... (original scenario)
 2007 Jekyll (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 6 episodes)
- Hyde (2007) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (written by)
 2000-2004 Coupling (TV Series) (written by - 28 episodes)
- 9½ Months (2004) ... (written by)
- The Naked Living Room (2004) ... (written by)
- Circus of the Epidurals (2004) ... (written by)
- Bed Time (2004) ... (written by)
- Nightlines (2004) ... (written by)
  Coupling (TV Series) (5 episodes, 2003) (creator - 1 episode, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- A Foreign Affair (2003)
- Dressed (2003)
- Original Pilot (2003)
- Size Matters (2003)
 1999 Privates (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Pilot ... (written by)
 1994-1999 Murder Most Horrid (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Elvis, Jesus and Zack (1999) ... (writer)
- Dying Live (1996) ... (writer)
- Overkill (1994) ... (writer)
 1997 Chalk (TV Series) (written by - 12 episodes)
- Party (1997) ... (written by)
- The Star Pupil (1997) ... (written by)
- Dreams (1997) ... (written by)
- Criticism (1997) ... (written by)
- Irregular Spending (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 The Office (TV Movie)
 1991-1995 Joking Apart (TV Series) (written by - 13 episodes)
- Episode #2.6 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.5 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.4 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.3 (1995) ... (written by)
- Episode #2.2 (1995) ... (written by)
 1989-1993 Press Gang (TV Series) (written by - 43 episodes)
- There Are Crocodiles (1993) ... (written by)
- Windfall (1993) ... (written by)
- Food, Love and Insecurity (1993) ... (written by)
- A Quarter to Midnight (1993) ... (written by)
- Friendly Fire (1993) ... (written by)
 1992 Exam Conditions (TV Movie)
 1990 Stay Lucky (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Devil Wept in Leeds (1990) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided a commentary on the episodes Doctor Who: The Empty Child (2005) and Doctor Who: The Doctor Dances (2005) for The Complete First Series Doctor Who (2005) DVD box set. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Most fans are delighted with just about all of Doctor Who (2005); really, they are. But mixed in with that are some insanely vocal ones who go on about how they hated it every single week. Which raises the question, 'Why are you fucking watching it then?' Many of those guys used to support my episodes, but they already think I'll fuck it up completely now. It makes no sense, especially when you ... See more »

Trivia:

Has children - Louis, Joshua. See more »

Trademark:

His main characters often hold a lengthy, humorous and sometimes emotional speech to emphasize their personal opinion or to cause a change of heart to others. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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