Nick Malmholt

Writer for film and television

Theatre, Film & TV
Cynthia Okoye
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Nick Malmholt lives in London writing stories and screenplays. Starting out as a journalist, detouring through copywriting and then finding his sweet spot in drama, Nick has enjoyed many years of collaboration on successful productions around the world. Nick is now focused on developing new and original concepts for series television and the strange new space we call the Web.

He is also trying his hand at writing feature films, determined to write that holiest of holy grails - the perfect romantic comedy.


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Creator and Writer
Falling Star 2010
ITV Productions
Creator Nick Malmholt
Writer Nick Malmholt

Original drama series

Last Resort 1 x 60'
Producer Mike Murphy/Steve Tao
Writer Nick Malmholt
Starring Rebecca Budig, Cristian De La Fuente, Neal Bledsoe & Robert Taylor

Pilot for drama series

Monarch Cove 14 x 60'
Fremantle Media North America for Lifetime
Producer Steve Tao
Writer Nick Malmholt
Starring Virginia Williams, Kieren Hutchison, Samantha Shelton & Simon Rex

Head writer on drama series about a woman who is released from prison after spending six years wrongfully convicted of the murder of her father. Set against the backdrop of a small California beach community, she must make peace with her family and find out who really murdered her father.

Interrogation Room 2005
Fremantle Media for SABC (South Africa)
Writer Nick Malmholt

Head writer on police series et in Cape Town, South Africa. The drama of the show unfolds in an interrogation room and explores the emotional impact that crime has on its victims and the police.

Neighbours 1997 to 1999
Grundy for Network Ten/BBC1
Producer Stanley Walsh
Writer Nick Malmholt
Starring Carla Bonner, Tom Oliver , Andrew Bibby, Kym Valentine & Jackie Woodburne

Long-running Australian drama series

Plainclothes 1996

Writer Nick Malmholt

Head writer on New Zealand drama series depicting the work and personal lives of members of an Auckland Crime Control Unit.

Writer and Script Executive
Bad Girls 12 x 60'
2001 to 2002
Shed Productions for ITV
Producer Brian Park
Writer Nick Malmholt
Starring Victoria Alcock, Kika Mirylees & Helen Fraser

Award-winning drama series set in a women's prison.

Script Editor
Coronation Street 2000 to 2001
Granada for ITV
Producer Jane Macnaught

Story Editor
Secret Lives 1999 to 2000
Pearson for MTV3 (Finland)
Producer Marko Rauhala

Writer and Story Editor
Shortland Street 1994 to 1995
TVNZ (New Zealand)
Producer Brian Lennane
Writer Nick Malmholt
Starring Angela Dotchin , Lisa Crittenden, Temuera Morrison & Ezra Woods

Daily drama series set in an Auckland City hospital following the complicated personal and professional lives of its staff, family and friends.