Mark Holloway

Lecturer in Screenwriting

School of Arts

Theatre, Film & Media Production

Contact Details

tel: 01905 542833


BA (Hons) Media Practices

MA in Writing

PGCE in Post Compulsory Education and Training

Mark Holloway is an experienced screenwriter for TV, having worked on a wide variety of programmes including Hollyoaks, Grange Hill, Neighbours and Emmerdale. He has written numerous television scripts, played a pivotal role in storylining various television series and worked with a large number of producers, script editors and directors.

He has a strong track record in mentoring new writers, and has introduced TV awards and industry development opportunities for students at the University of Worcester.

Mark has also completed two Young Adult books; The Project and The Lost Planet, and his stage play, Women of Steel, was part of a successful research and community project which celebrated the role women played in the steel industry during World War Two. He continues to work with two other screenwriters developing new TV series ideas, treatments and scripts.


Teaching Interests

Specialism in Television Scriptwriting







Research Interests

Television Narrative Forms

Membership of Professional Bodies

HEA Fellow