Screenwriter & Author

Who is Merlin, the deadly Pentagon hacker inside the heart of the Secret Government?

And who is hunting the hunter?

The Secret Government

A new novel by Stephen Leo Davis, now available in the Amazon Kindle Store


Los Angeles. 1953 Aldous Huxley lifts a water glass to his lips and the freeways turn and point to a new Bethlehem.

The Migrants' Song

A new novel by Stephen Leo Davis, now available in the Amazon Kindle Store


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Sorry to say that the teething problems and general opacity of website development has meant that the Contact mechanism for this site has not been functioning and messages have apparently been lost in cyberspace.

The problem has been rectified but there is no way I can recover the lost messages meanwhile. Feel free to contact me.


Minchinhampton Evening – Stephen Davis illustrated talk – 16th November

Television’s Golden Age…

Minchinhampton is mainly known for being Princess Anne’s village but it is also one of the Cotswolds’ finest small towns with a lovely market hall.  I will talk in the Market Hall in aid of the Development Fund on 16th November – click the name above to see the poster or look in the Appearances box on the right.

The evening will be illustrated with clips and scenes from productions I’ve written, films and television dramas.

All are welcome.  Not sure whether we’ll see the village’s most famous resident…

Gloucestershire Performs – 30th September

It’s almost time for GLOUCESTERSHIRE PERFORMS at Gloucester Cathedral, a celebration of Gloucestershire talent sponsored by the High Sheriff for 2011-12, Mark Heywood, and supported by The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire.

Performers include Gifford’s Circus, Johnny Coppin, James Gilchrist & The Corelli Consort, Gloucestershire Dance, Schola Cantorum, Gloucestershire Youth Jazz Orchestra, the Cathedral Youth Choir, Flowers Band, and Combined Youth Choirs.

As Chair of  The Honourable Company of Gloucestershire’s Arts & Heritage Panel, I will be jointly  hosting a reception after the concert with the Company’s Warden John Thurston.  We celebrate the talent to be found… Continue reading


Strip joint-owner Jack Ruby, the Dallas Mob, the CIA and the assassination of JFK.

Starring Danny Aiello and Sherilyn Fenn.
Directed by John MacKenzie.
Screenplay by Stephen Davis from his play Love Field.

See Ruby at the IMDB

Double Agent

Tommy Lee Jones stars as CIA officer Steve Daley trying to unravel the riddle of high-level KGB defector Yuri Nosenko (Oleg Rudnik).

The real-life espionage case that started a secret war inside the CIA.

Screenplay by Stephen Davis.

View the details for the film at the IMDB

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