Mark Grimmer

Writer and producer for film, television and theatre

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Biography

Mark is a scriptwriter whose credits include Spilt Milk, which featured Ben Whishaw, Jodie Whittaker and Robert Bathurst and was awarded the Royal Television Society Student Award for Best Entertainment, online material for Misfits and he currently has an original television sitcom, Medics, in development with Clerkenwell Films.

Mark is also a founding director of Fifty Nine Productions, a film and new media production company. Stage credits include War Horse (National Theatre / Lincoln Center Theater), Satyagraha (English National Opera), Doctor Atomic (Metropolitan Opera New York) and they are currently working on an adaptation of Solaris

Film production credits include the multi award-winning A Family Portrait, directed by Joseph Pierce, which was longlisted for the 2012 Academy Awards for Best Animated Short and The Pub, which won the World Animation Award at Leeds International Film Festival 2012.

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Film

Writer

 

A film adaptation of Mark O'Rowe's play Terminus for Film 4 with animation by Joseph Pierce

CUBA Pictures and Film 4
In development
 
 

In development
 

Producer

Director Joseph Pierce
 
A short film animated using rotoscope.
59 Productions
 

Writer & Producer

TV

Writer

 
Warp for E4
 
Director Joseph Pierce
 
Animated series of shorts co-created with Joseph Pierce
Ruby Films
 
Starring
  • Robert Bathurst
  • Jodie Whittaker
  • Joseph Marcell
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    Comedy sketch show taking a warped look at 21st Century life
    NFTS for BBC Northern Ireland
     

    Creator & Writer

     
    Comedy-drama series
    Eleven Films
    In development
     
    Starring
  • Daniel Ings
  • Jessie Cave
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    Comedy series following a group of medical students

    Clerkenwell Films for Comedy Central
    In development
     

    Other

    Writer

     
    Online and DVD extras for popular E4 show.