Steven Moffat was born in 1961 in Paisley, Scotland. His father, Bill was a headmaster in a Glasgow school.
Steven got a degree in English, worked as a teacher for 3 years before submitting a script that became popular UK series Press Gang.
Steven has found success with scriptwriting in the UK with popular sitcom Coupling, episodes of the revamped Doctor Who and the re-imagining of Stevenson's Jekyll.
Since 1998, Steven has been married to his second wife, TV producer Sue Vertue (The Vicar of Dibley, Coupling) and they have two sons, Louis and Joshua.