He has followed this up with an equally successful second series, War on Waste – The Battle Continues and several more high profile series including Don’t Stop the Music and associated impact campaign on music education in schools, true crime blockbuster Exposed – The Case of Keli Lane, AACTA winning political biopic Hawke: The Larrikin and the Leader and AACTA / Venice TV Award winning Employable Me which sparked a huge and heartfelt national conversation.
Previously, Stephen was an award-winning writer/director/showrunner with credits including For the Love of Meat, Stop Laughing, This is Serious, What’s the Catch?, Chateau Chunder – A Wine Revolution and The Secret History of Eurovision. He likes diving, tennis, mushrooms and dogs. Oh and his kids, he really likes them too.
Currently looking for: Incredible Australian stories that utilise creative storytelling methods. He’s always interested in any project that has the main building blocks of a great series – strong characters, great access, surprising worlds and the ability to reflect back something of contemporary Australian culture.