Christine Langan

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Film, TV & Theatre

Agent: Natasha Galloway
Assistant: Talia Tobias

Film, TV & Theatre

Christine graduated with a BA in English Literature from Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge, in 1987. After working as a business and advertising copywriter, and then as a freelance magazine journalist and cinema critic for Radio 2's 'Cinema Two', her first job in television was as development assistant at British Screen, working with Tessa Ross. She then script edited for Granada Drama Serials in Manchester; and moved to Granada Television's Comedy department in 1993, where she developed the hit show COLD FEET.

She is now Creative Director of BBC Films.

Film

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BILL

2015

BBC Films/Cowboy Films/Punk Cinema

Executive Producer
Dir: Richard Bracewell
Starring: Matthew Baynton, Helen McCrory, Damien Lewis

LONDON ROAD

2015

BBC Films/Cuba Pictures

Executive Producer
Dir: Rufus Norris
Starring: Tom Hardy, Olivia Colman

MAN UP

2015

Big Talk Productions/Studio Canal

Executive Producer
Dir: Ben Palmer
Starring: Simon Pegg, Lake Bell, Olivia Williams

FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD

2015

BBC Films/DNA Films/Fox Searchlight

Executive Producer
Dir: Thomas Vinterberg
Starring: Carey Mulligan, Michael Sheen

WOMAN IN GOLD

2015

Origin Picutres/BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Simon Curtis
Starring: Helen Mirren, Ryan Reynolds, Daniel Bruhl

SUITE FRANCAISE

2014

Alliance Films/Qwerty Films/Scope Pictures

Executive Producer
Dir: Saul Dibb
Starring: Michelle Williams, Kristen Scott-Thomas, Margot Robbie

TESTAMENT OF YOUTH

2014

Heyday Films/BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: James Kent
Starring: Alicia Vikander, Emily Watson, Dominic West, Kit Harington

THE FALLING

2014

Cannon & Morley Productions / BFI / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Carole Morley
Starring: Maxine Peake, Maisie Williams

MY OLD LADY

2014

BBC Films/Cohen Media Group/Deux Chevaux Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Israel Horovitz
Starring: Maggie Smith, Kristin Scott-Thomas, Kevin Kline

THE FACE OF AN ANGEL

2014

BBC Films/Revolution Films/Cattleya

Executive Producer
Dir: Michael Winterbottom
Starring:Cara Delevigne, Kate Beckinsale, Daniel Bruhl

PRIDE

2014

Calamity Films / Pathe / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Matthew Warchus
Starring: Bill Nighy, Dominic West, Imelda Staunton,

MRS BROWN'S BOYS D'MOVIE

2014

BBC Films / Penalty Kick FIlms / That' Nice Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Ben Kellet
Starring: Brendan O'Carroll

SAVING MR BANKS

2013

Walt Disney Pictures / Ruby Films / Essential Media & Entertainment / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks, Colin Farrell

PHILOMENA

2013

TWC / Yucaipa Films / Pathe / BBC FIlms / BFI

Executive Producer
Dir: Stephen Frears
Starring:Judi Dench, Steve Coogan

THE INVISIBLE WOMAN

2013

BBC FIlms / Headline Pictures / Magnolia Mae FIlms / Taeoo Entertainment

Executive Producer
Dir: Ralph Fiennes
Starring:Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Jones, Kristen Scott-Thomas

EXHIBITION

2013

Wild Horses Film Company / BFI / BBC Films / Rooks Nest Entertainment

Executive Producer
Dir: Joanna Hogg
Starring:Vivienne Albertine, Liam Gillick, Tom Hiddleston

ALAN PARTRIDGE

2013

Baby Cow Films / Studio Canal

Executive Producer
Dir: Declan Lowney
Starring: Steve Coogan, Colm Meaney, Tim Key

GREAT EXPECTATIONS

2012

BBC Films / Unison FIlms / Lipsyn Prods / Number 9 Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Mike Newell
Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Sally Hawkins, Helen Bonham-Carter

NOW IS GOOD

2012

Goldcrest Pictures / BBC Films / Blueprint Pictures / Lipsync Prods / UK Film Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Ol Parker
Starring: Dakota Fanning, Paddy Considine, Olivia Williams

JANE EYRE

2011

Focus Features / BBC Films / Ruby FIlms / Lipsync Prods

Executive Producer
Dir: Cary Fukunaga
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Michael Fassbender, Jamie Bell

WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN

2011

BBC Films / UK Council / Footprint / Piccadilly Pictures / Lipsync Prods

Executive Producer
Dir: Lynne Ramsay
Starring: Tilda Swinton, John C Reilly, Ezra Miller

MY WEEK WITH MARILYN

2011

TWC / BBC Films / Lipsync Prods / Trademark Films / UK Film Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Simon Curtis
Starring: Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Emma Watson

CORIOLANUS

2011

Hermetof / Magma Films / Icon Ent / Lipsynch Prods / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Ralph Fiennes
Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Gerard Butler, Brian Cox

MADE IN DAGENHAM

2010

Audley Films / BBC Films / Hanway / Lipsynch Prods / Number 9 / UK Film Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Nigel Cole
Starring: Sally Hawkins, Bob Hoskins, Andrea Riseborough

AFRICA UNITED

2010

Pathe / Footprint FIlms / Link Media Production / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Debs Paterson
Starring: Eriya Ndayambaje, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva

TAMARA DREWE

2010

Ruby Films / BBC Films / Notting Hill Films / UK FIlm Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Stephen Frears
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper, Luke Evans

BRIGHT STAR

2009

Pathe / Screen Australia / BBC Films / UK Film Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Jane Campion
Starring: Ben Whishaw, Abbie Cornish

FISH TANK

2009

BBC Films / UK Film Council / Limelight

Executive Producer
Dir: Andrea Arnold
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Katie Jarvis

IN THE LOOP

2009

BBC Films / UK Film Council

Executive Producer
Dir: Armando Ianucci
Starring: Tom Hollander, Peter Capaldi, James Gandolfini

THE DAMNED UNITED

2009

Columbia Pictures / BBC FIlms / Screen Yorkshire

Executive Producer
Dir: Tom Hooper
Starring: Michael Sheen, Tim Spall, Colm Meaney

IS ANYBODY THERE?

2008

BBC Films / Heyday Films / Big Beach Films

Executive Producer
Dir: John Crowley
Starring: Michael Caine, Anne-Marie Duff

THE DUCHESS

2008

Pathe / Paramount Vantage / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Saul Dibb
Starring: Keira Knightley, Ralph Fiennes, Dominic Cooper

THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS

2008

Miramax / BBC Films / Heyday Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Mark Herman
Starring: Asa Butterfield, Vera Farmiga, David Thewlis

THE QUEEN

2006

Granada / Pathe / Miramax

Feature Film
Producer.
Director: Stephen Frears
Written by Peter Morgan
Starring: Helen Mirren & James Cromwell
2006 Venice Film Festival Winner, Best Actress (Helen Mirren)
2006 Venice Film Festival Winner, Best Screenplay
2007 BAFTA Winner, Best Film
2007 Academy Award Nomination, Best Film
2007 Academy Award Winner, Best Actress (Helen Mirren)
2007 Golden Globes Winner, Best Screenplay
2007 Golden Globes Winner, Best Actress (Helen Mirren)
2007 Golden Globes Nomination, Best Film

PIERREPOINT

2005

Granada

Feature Film
Producer.
Director: Adrian Shergold
Written by Jeff Pope
Starring Timothy Spall
Nominated, BAFTA 2007 – The Carl Foreman Award for Special Achievement by a British Director, Writer or Producer in their First Feature Film
Dinard Film Festival 2006, Prix Kodak for BEst Cinematography
Dinard Film Festival 2006, Hitchcock D’Argent Audience Award
Winner, Best Film at Emden Film Festival, Germany
Screened at San Francisco Film Festival, USA
Screened at Toronto Film Festival, Canada

Television

ProductionCompanyNotes

SALTING THE BATTLEFIELD

2014

Carnival / Heyday FIlms / Beagle Pug Films / NBC Universal / BBC

Executive Producer
Dir: David Hare
Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Jones, Bill Nighy

TURKS & CAICOS

2014

Carnival / Heyday FIlms / Beagle Pug Films / NBC Universal / BBC

Executive Producer
Dir: David Hare
Starring: Winona Ryder, Christopher Walken, Bill Nighy

PAGE EIGHT

2011

Heyday Films / Runaway Films TV / Carnival / NBC Universal / BBC

Executive Producer
Dir: David Hare
Starring: Rachel Weisz, Bill Nighy

THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP

2010

Rainmark Films / HBO Films / BBC Films

Executive Producer
Dir: Richard Loncraine
Starring: Michael Sheen, Helen McCrory, Dennis Quaid

DIRTY FILTHY LOVE

2004

Granada

90 min TV film
Producer.
Director: Adrian Shergold
Written by Jeff Pope and Ian Puleston-Davis
RTS Award, Best Drama 2005

COLD FEET Pilot

1997

Granada

Producer.
Writer: Mike Bullen
* Rose D’Or de Montreux
* RTS North West Award: Best Network Entertainment Programme
* British Comedy Award: Best ITV Comedy Drama

THE DEAL

2003

Granada

80 min TV film
Producer.
Written by Peter Morgan
Directed by Stephen Frears
Starring David Morrissey, Michael Sheen
* Winner, BAFTA Best Single Drama

LIE WITH ME

2003

Granada

2 x 90
Adapted by Stephen Buchard from the novel by Tony Strong
Producer: Lucy Bedford
Director: Susanna White
Starring Andrew Lincoln and Eve Best

WATERMELON

2002

Granada

90 min TV film
Executive Producer.
Adapted by Colin Bateman from the novel by Marian Keys
Producer: Saurab Kakkar
Starring Anna Friel and Jamie Draven
Director: Kieran Walsh

I SAW YOU

2002

Granada / ITV

3 x 60 miniseries. Tx: Tues 16, 23 & 30 April 02.
Executive Producer & Producer.
Starring Fay Ripley, Paul Rhys.
Directed by Tom Vaughan

RESCUE ME

2002

Tiger Aspect / BBC 1

6 x 60. Broadcast Sundays from 31 March 02.
DIRECTOR of Episode 6 (tx 7/4/02).
Producer of series.
Writer: David Nicholls
Starring Sally Phillips

SAFE AS HOUSES

2000

Granada / ITV

60′ TV film. Tx: 31/8/00
Executive Producer & Producer.
Writer: Simon Block.
Starring Ricky Tomlinson, Paterson Joseph.

I SAW YOU

2000

Granada / ITV

60′ pilot. Tx: 22/5/00
Executive Producer & Producer.
Writer: David Nicholls
Starring Fay Ripley, Paul Rhys.
* Banff Award: Best Short Drama, 2001

COLD FEET Series III

2000

Granada

Executive Producer.
Writer: Mike Bullen
* British Comedy Award: Best Comedy
* Broadcast Award: Best Comedy

COLD FEET Series II

1999

Granada

Producer.
Writer: Mike Bullen
* British Comedy Award: Best Comedy Award
* British Comedy Award: The People’s Choice
* The New York Festival: International TV Programming Award
* BAFTA nominated
* TRIC Award

PASSION KILLERS

1999

Granada

60′ TV film.
Executive Producer & Producer.
Writers: Charles Peattie & Mark Warren

COLD FEET Series I

1998

Granada

Producer.
Writer: Mike Bullen
* RTS Programme Awards: Situation Comedy & Comedy Drama
* Broadcast Production Award: Comedy
* Broadcasting Press Guild Award: Best Entertainment