Steven Knight is a British screenwriter. Knight has written scripts for numerous British television programmes such as the British version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, BBC's Commercial Breakdown, The Detectives and others. However, he is best known for screenplays he wrote for films Dirty Pretty Things and Eastern Promises. His work on the screenplay for Dirty Pretty Things earned him the Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay and London Film Critics Circle award for British Screenwriter of the Year.The screenplay was also nominated for several other awards including the Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay and the BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay.
生于1969年7月17日，家乡是澳大利亚的温顿，昆士兰洲。 他的父亲的工作曾是为人剪羊毛。杰森录过许多澳大利亚电视节目，包括《谋杀暗示电话》，《骚的过火》，《所有的圣人》等。 杰森曾出演过《人类合约》，《死亡飞车》，《公众之敌》等电影。
Djimon Hounsou was born in Cotonou, Benin, West Africa, to Albertine and Pierre Hounsou, a cook. He moved to Lyon, France, when he was 13. Hounsou has graced the catwalks of Paris and London as a popular male model. He has since left his modeling career and has worked on Gladiator (2000) by Ridley Scott and Amistad (1997) by Steven Spielberg.
Trained at Yale, The Royal Academy Of Dramatic Art in London and Chicago's Steppenwolf Theatre Company. In 2012, Jeremy can be seen in Steven Spielberg's Lincoln, Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty, Frank Darabont's LA Noir, and starring Off Broadway in Amy Herzog's The Great God Pan. In 2011, Jeremy starred in Adam Rapp's Hallway Trilogy Off-Broadway and played the title role in The Coward for Lincoln Center. In 2010 Jeremy costarred in Galt Niederhoffer's The Romantics and was featured in Oren Moverman's The Messenger. In 2009 Jeremy starred opposite Frank Langella in A Man For All Seasons on Broadway and starred in Theresa Rebeck's play Our House at Playwrights Horizons. In 2008, he was featured in M. Night Shyamalan's The Happening and played the lead in the film Humboldt County. Other stage work includes Richard Nelson's Conversations In Tusculum at The Public Theatre, David Ives' New Jerusalem at Classic Stage Company, John Patrick Shanley's Defiance at Manhattan Theatre Club and Richard Nelson's Frank's Home at Playwrights Horizons. He is the 2009/2010 recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship for "an artist of extraordinary talent" nominated by Lincoln Center Theater