Steve Shill is a British director, producer, actor and composer. His first job in the US was for Sidney Lumet on his TV courtroom series 100 Centre Street starring Alan Arkin. Following many episodes of the Law & Order franchise in New York for Dick Wolf, Steve began to work for HBO on The Wire in Baltimore and then The Sopranos, Rome, Carnivale and Big Love. He directed the pilot of The Tudors in Dublin starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and was nominated for a 2006 WGA Award for his writing on Deadwood which he also directed. He has produced and directed many pilots around the world including Dracula for NBC shot entirely in Budapest. He directed the Screen Gems motion picture Obsessed starring Beyonce Knowles and Idris Elba which opened at number one in the US box office. In 2010, Steve won the Emmy for Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series for his work on the Season 4 finale of Showtime’s Dexter.