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Frank Spotnitz


Award-winning American writer and producer Frank Spotnitz is Chief Executive of Big Light Productions, a London-based production company. Big Light creates and oversees a diverse slate of international television series, including drama, comedy and documentaries, and has become one of the fastest-growing independent production companies in Europe.... See full bio »
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 2016 Medici: Masters of Florence (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer)
 2015-2016 The Man in the High Castle (TV Series) (executive producer - 11 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- A Way Out (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Kindness (2015) ... (executive producer)
- End of the World (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Three Monkeys (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Crossing Lines (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Obscura (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Penalty (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Enemy of the People (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Expose (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Heat (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Transporter: The Series (TV Series) (executive producer - 11 episodes)
- End Game (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Sixteen Hands (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Trust (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Euphro (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Chimera (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2012 Hunted (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Snow Maiden (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Polyhedrus (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Ambassadors (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Kismet (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Hourglass (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Strike Back (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Project Dawn #10 (2011) ... (co-executive producer)
- Project Dawn #9 (2011) ... (co-executive producer)
- Project Dawn #8 (2011) ... (co-executive producer)
- Project Dawn #7 (2011) ... (co-executive producer)
- Project Dawn #6 (2011) ... (co-executive producer)
 2008 Samurai Girl (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Book of the Sword: Part 1 (2008) ... (executive producer)
 2008 The X Files: I Want to Believe (producer)
 2007 A.M.P.E.D. (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005-2006 Night Stalker (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- What's the Frequency, Kolchak? (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Timeless (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Into Night (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Sea (2006) ... (executive producer)
- The Source (2005) ... (executive producer)
 2002-2003 Robbery Homicide Division (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Absolute Perfection (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Vamonos Chica (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Hellbound Train (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Had (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Life Is Dust (2002) ... (executive producer)
  The X-Files (TV Series) (executive producer - 84 episodes, 1998 - 2002) (co-producer - 24 episodes, 1996 - 1997) (co-executive producer - 20 episodes, 1997 - 1998)
- The Truth: Parts 1 & 2 (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Sunshine Days (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Release (2002) ... (executive producer)
- William (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Jump the Shark (2002) ... (executive producer)
 2001 The Lone Gunmen (TV Series) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- The 'Cap'n Toby' Show (2001) ... (executive producer)
- All About Yves (2001) ... (executive producer)
- The Lying Game (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Tango de los Pistoleros (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Diagnosis: Jimmy (2001) ... (executive producer)
 1999-2000 Harsh Realm (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Camera Obscura (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Cincinnati (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Manus Domini (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Three Percenters (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Reunion (2000) ... (executive producer)
  Millennium (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 22 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (co-producer - 22 episodes, 1996 - 1997)
- Goodbye to All That (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Via Dolorosa (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Nostalgia (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Seven and One (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Bardo Thodol (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
 1998 Inside the X Files (TV Special documentary) (producer)
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2008 Wrote "The X Files", a comicbook published by WildStorm Productions See more »

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Personal Quote:

(on the end of the TV series The X-Files) "You can't get the truth. You can't. There's a larger truth, though: that you can't harness the forces of the cosmos, but you may find somebody else. You may find another human being. That may be kind of corny and all of that, but that's really it: Love is the only truth we can hope to know, as human beings. That's what Mulder and Scully found after nine ... See more »

Trivia:

Lives in Paris.

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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