Stephen Woolfenden was born on April 25, 1966 in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England as Stephen Mark Woolfenden. He is an assistant director and director, known for Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019), The Legend of Tarzan (2016) and Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009). He has been married to Chyna Thomson since 1999. They ... See full bio »

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Pokémon Detective Pikachu Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2019)
The Legend of Tarzan Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2016)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2009)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(2011)

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 2019 Pokémon Detective Pikachu (second unit director)
 2018 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (second unit director)
 2016 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (second unit director)
 2016 The Legend of Tarzan (second unit director)
 2013 Warm Bodies (second unit director)
 2012 Strike Back (TV Series) (second unit director - 4 episodes)
- Vengeance: Part 10 (2012) ... (second unit director)
- Vengeance: Part 9 (2012) ... (second unit director)
- Vengeance: Part 5 (2012) ... (second unit director)
- Vengeance: Part 6 (2012) ... (second unit director)
 2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (second unit director)
 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (second unit director)
 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (second unit director)
 2008 Echo Beach (TV Series) (second unit director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... (second unit director)
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... (second unit director)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (second unit director)
 2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (second unit director)
 2005 Poirot (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- The Mystery of the Blue Train (2005) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
  William and Mary (TV Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes, 2004) (second unit director - 1 episode, 2005)
- Episode #3.4 (2005) ... (second unit director)
- Episode #2.4 (2004) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #2.3 (2004) ... (first assistant director)
 2004 Beauty (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2003 Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Part 1 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2003 State of Play (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2003 Loving You (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 2003 Happiness (TV Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- People Move On (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Old Bloke at the Door (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Perspective (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- Real Dancing (2003) ... (first assistant director)
- A Nice Person (2003) ... (first assistant director)
 2002/I Pure (first assistant director)
 2002 Miranda (first assistant director)
 2001 Charlotte Gray (first assistant director: aerial unit)
 2001 The Martins (first assistant director)
 2001 Me Without You (first assistant director)
 2000 The Sleeper (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director)
 2000 Beautiful Mistake (Documentary) (first assistant director)
 2000 There's Only One Jimmy Grimble (first assistant director)
 2000 Metropolis (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director)
 1999 Janice Beard (first assistant director)
 1999 Big Bad World (TV Series) (first assistant director - 4 episodes)
- Don't Shred my Rabbit (1999) ... (first assistant director)
- Happy Nappy (1999) ... (first assistant director)
- Don't Shoot the Cows (1999) ... (first assistant director)
- She's a Lovely Girl (1999) ... (first assistant director)
 1999 Hope and Glory (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... (first assistant director)
 1999 Simon Magus (first assistant director)
 1998 Hideous Kinky (first assistant director)
 1998 The Gift (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1998 The Governess (first assistant director)
 1998 Dad Savage (first assistant director)
 1997 Drovers' Gold (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director)
  Insiders (TV Series) (first assistant director - 3 episodes, 1997) (second unit director - 1 episode, 1997)
- Exposure (1997) ... (second unit director)
- Good Behaviour (1997) ... (first assistant director)
- Offending Behaviour (1997) ... (first assistant director)
- Guilty (1997) ... (first assistant director)
 1996 Neverwhere (TV Mini Series) (first assistant director - 6 episodes)
- As Above, So Below (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
- Down Street (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
- Blackfriars (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
- Earl's Court to Islington (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
- Knightsbridge (1996) ... (first assistant director - as Stephen Wolfenden)
 1996 Murder Most Horrid (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Dead on Time (1996) ... (first assistant director)
- The Body Politic (1996) ... (first assistant director)
- Dying Live (1996) ... (first assistant director)
- A Life or Death Operation (1996) ... (first assistant director)
- Girl Friday (1996) ... (first assistant director)
 1996 Lord of Misrule (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1996 Shine (second assistant director: UK)
 1995 Daisies in December (TV Movie) (first assistant director)
 1995 Blue Juice (second assistant director)
 1995 The Steal (second assistant director)
 1994 Wild Justice (first assistant director)
 1994 The Lifeboat (TV Series) (first assistant director - 5 episodes)
- UN1407 (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- The Pirates of Penrhys (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- Breaking Point (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- Shadows of Doubt (1994) ... (first assistant director)
- The Birdman (1994) ... (first assistant director)
 1993 A Haunting Harmony (TV Movie) (third assistant director)
 1993 Screen One (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Tender Loving Care (1993) ... (first assistant director)
 1993 Thicker Than Water (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1993 Telltale (TV Series) (second assistant director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... (second assistant director)
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... (second assistant director)
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... (second assistant director)
 1993 The Marshal (TV Movie) (second assistant director)
 1992 Fergie & Andrew: Behind the Palace Doors (TV Movie) (third assistant director)
 1992 Hedd Wyn (second assistant director)
 1992 The Jazz Detective (TV Movie) (third assistant director)
 1991 Richard Burton's Christmas Story (TV Movie) (third assistant director)
  We Are Seven (TV Series) (second assistant director - 7 episodes, 1991) (floor runner - 1 episode, 1989)
- Episode #2.7 (1991) ... (second assistant director - 1991)
- Episode #2.6 (1991) ... (second assistant director - 1991)
- Episode #2.5 (1991) ... (second assistant director - 1991)
- Episode #2.4 (1991) ... (second assistant director - 1991)
- Episode #2.3 (1991) ... (second assistant director - 1991)
 1988 Freedom Fighter (TV Movie) (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
 1986 Return to Treasure Island (TV Mini Series) (trainee assistant director - 1 episode)
- The Map (1986) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
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Other Works:

Clarence and the Whispermen - Series 7 Finale Prequel Doctor Who - Director

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Alternate Names:

Stephen Wolfenden
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Star Sign:

Taurus

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