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The Truth Is Out There: From X-files To High Castle, Frank Spotnitz

The Truth is Out There: From X-Files, to Medici to Man in a High Castle, Frank Spotnitz writer and showrunner in conversation with David Crean RTÉ Drama

Award-winning American writer and producer Frank Spotnitz is the Chief Executive of Big Light Productions Ltd., a London- and Paris-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 – Frank is best known for his work on The X-Files TV series and Films (FOX), The Man in the High Castle (Amazon Studios), Ransom (CBS), Medici: Masters of Florence (RAI/NETFLIX), Crossing Lines (Studiocanal), The Transporter(TNT/HBO), Millennium (FOX), The Lone Gunmen (FOX).

In this in-depth interview, we explore Frank’s career to date, talk about his current projects, how to build a writers room, the role of the showrunner, the difference between European US Television, working with new platforms and why European TV can explode in the coming years.


David Crean , RTÉ Drama




May 10 @ 14:15


– 15:00


Dublin Castle Conference Centre

Frank Spotnitz