Steven Moffat

1961 - Today

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Steven William Moffat (; born 18 November 1961) is a Scottish television writer and producer. He is best known for his work as showrunner, writer, and executive producer of two BBC One series: the science fiction television series Doctor Who and the contemporary crime drama television series Sherlock, based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steven Moffat has received more than 1,979,948 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Steven Moffat is the 4,412th most popular writer (down from 4,036th in 2019), the 3,395th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,108th in 2019) and the 407th most popular British Writer.

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  • 31

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  • 3.42

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  • 3.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Steven Moffat ranks 4,412 out of 5,794Before him are Rolf Jacobsen, Cyril M. Kornbluth, František Langer, William Harrison Ainsworth, Einar Már Guðmundsson, and Ulrich Plenzdorf. After him are Pentti Saarikoski, Erik Johan Stagnelius, Paul Du Chaillu, Conrad Aiken, Alfonso Sastre, and Daniel Quinn.

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Among people born in 1961, Steven Moffat ranks 193Before him are Doris Dragović, Koji Kondo, Daniele Gatti, Greg Egan, Jörg Meuthen, and Brian Orser. After him are Lawrence Lessig, Randy Jackson, Juan Carlos Osorio, Rune Bratseth, Doc Rivers, and Māris Kučinskis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Steven Moffat ranks 3,395 out of 6,924Before him are Natalia Tena (1984), Henry Nicholas Ridley (1855), Shirley Henderson (1965), Joe Jackson (1954), William Primrose (1904), and John Higgins (1975). After him are Clive Russell (1945), Anna Lee (1913), Thomas Nuttall (1786), Kunal Nayyar (1981), Nigel Terry (1945), and Thomas Campbell Eyton (1809).

Among WRITERS In United Kingdom

Among writers born in United Kingdom, Steven Moffat ranks 407Before him are W. S. Gilbert (1836), John Braine (1922), Graham Hancock (1950), Frederick Rolfe (1860), Michael Frayn (1933), and William Harrison Ainsworth (1805). After him are I. A. Richards (1893), Fay Weldon (1931), Michael Grant (1914), Edward Carpenter (1844), Hanif Kureishi (1954), and Peter F. Hamilton (1960).