Steve Cochrane is an award-winning actor/writer/director from Mount Pearl, Newfoundland & Labrador. Steve has written for several television shows including The Hardy Boys, which he co-created for HULU, Ransom (CBS), Lost Girl (Shaw), Taxi: Brooklyn (NBC), Endgame (Shaw/HULU), Republic of Doyle (CBC), Hatching Matching & Dispatching (CBC), Somewhere Between (ABC), Still Standing (CBC) The Imperfects (Netflix). Steve is currently developing many projects including a television adaptation of Miriam Toews’ acclaimed novel A Complicated Kindness and a one-hour drama about civic politics for CTV. In 2009 Steve was series director and co-creator of the critically acclaimed comedy Three Chords from The Truth (CMT/MOVIE CENTRAL). Three Chords was nominated for two Gemini awards including Best Comedy or Variety Program or Series and won for Best Ensemble. Steve wrote and directed the online component for Shaw’s Endgame, creating an interactive one-hour gaming experience with Secret Location, and winning the Digital Emmy for Best Cross Platform Fiction. As a playwright Steve’s credits include the hit play Birthday Balloon, and his adaptation of No Change in The Weather is his second foray into musical theatre. Steve is also a founding member of the award-winning sketch troupe The Dance Party of Newfoundland.