Dan Zeff is an award-winning Director and Writer working in the UK.

He has recently completed SIBLINGS, a new comedy series for Bwark Productions/BBC3, due to air later in the year. Previous comedy credits include the opening series of PRAMFACE, IDEAL and THE WORST WEEK OF MY LIFE.

In 2013, he directed THE ICE CREAM GIRLS, a three part psychological thriller for Left Bank Pictures/ITV 1. Drama credits also include the acclaimed HATTIE for BBC4, CONSUMING PASSION for BBC4 and LOST IN AUSTEN for Mammoth/ITV1.

He has won three BAFTA awards, and a further five BAFTA nominations. In 2013, his ITV thriller ‘THE ICE CREAM GIRLS’ won Best TV Drama at the International Black Film Festival. His two hour CASE HISTORIES ‘When Will There Be Good News’ starring Jason Isaacs (Ruby Films/BBC1) won the Scottish Bafta for Best Television Drama in 2011.


As a Writer, Dan recently completed his first TV commission, writing the opening episode for the third series of PRAMFACE.

His short film scripts have twice been BAFTA nominated. He was also commissioned by the BBC to write and direct sweetnightgoodheart, a short film starring David Tennant which was subsequently chosen and screened by the BFI as their 2009 Valentine’s Day Short.

His original feature screenplay Project Mustard won the Tribeca Sloan Development Award at the 2006 Tribeca Film Festival.

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