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Russell T Davies
Davies in 2008
Davies in 2008
Born 27 April 1963 (1963-04-27) (ageĀ 57)
Swansea, Wales, UK
Occupation Television writer, producer
Language English
Nationality British
Education Worcester College, Oxford
Genre Drama, science fiction
Notable works Queer as Folk
Bob & Rose
The Second Coming
Casanova
Doctor Who
Torchwood
The Sarah Jane Adventures
Notable awards BAFTA, Best Children's Drama, 1998, Children's Ward
Dennis Potter Award, 2006
BAFTA, Best Drama Series, 2006, Doctor Who
Partner Andrew Smith

Russell T Davies, OBE (born Stephen Russell Davies, 27 April 1963), is a critically acclaimed British television producer and writer from Swansea, Wales. He is known for television programmes such as Queer as Folk and The Second Coming, and for bringing back the popular science-fiction television series Doctor Who, and creating its spin-off series Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures. He wrote the Book Doctor Who: The Writer's Tale. In 2015 three new shows by Davies, Cucumber, Banana, and Tofu, started.

Davies is openly gay.


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