John Logan

writer, producer

John Logan received the Tony, Drama Desk, Outer Critic Circle and Drama League awards for his play Red. This play has had more than 200 productions across the US and has been presented in over 30 countries. In 2013, his play Peter and Alice premiered in London and I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers opened on Broadway. He is the author of over a dozen other plays including Never the Sinner and Hauptmann and co-wrote the book to the musical The Last Ship. As a screenwriter, Logan has been three times nominated for the Oscar and has received a Golden Globe, BAFTA and WGA Award. His film work includes Skyfall, Hugo, The Aviator, Gladiator, Rango, Coriolanus, Sweeney Todd, The Last Samurai, Any Given Sunday and RKO 281. He created and executive produces Penny Dreadful for Showtime.