Overman, Howard Biography

Howard Overman is a British television writer and producer known for his work on several popular television series. He was born in England in 1973.Overman's most notable works include the series "Misfits," which follows a group of young offenders who gain superpowers after being struck by lightning, and "Merlin," which tells the story of the legendary wizard in his youth.Overman is also known for his work on "Crazyhead," a horror-comedy series about two women who team up to fight demons, and "Dirk Gently," a series based on the novels by Douglas Adams about a detective who solves cases through seemingly random connections and coincidences.Overman's writing is known for its wit, humor, and unique perspective on well-worn genres. He has won several awards for his work, including the BAFTA Television Craft Award for Best Writer in 2010 for "Misfits."In addition to his television work, Overman has also written for stage and radio, and has worked as a producer and director. He continues to be an influential figure in the British television industry, and his works continue to be enjoyed by audiences around the world.

Books by Overman, Howard

  • Misfits: Fantasy and comedy aren't two genres you'd think to put together. Amidst the seriousness of worldbuilding and magical ability, there's little room for jokes, but Misfits carves out space for...