Mark Burt has been a Coronation Street scriptwriter since 2000. He’s written episodes of other favourite TV shows such as London’s Burning, The Invisibles, and Murder Investigation Team.
Mark worked as screenwriter on the 1999 movie Forgive and Forget. The film’s described as ‘A riveting character study of one man's conflict between his repressed sexuality and a passionate love for another man.’ He also wrote the screenplay for the movie Where There's Smoke in 2000, adapted from the 1997 novel by Simon Beckett.
In addition to his skills as a scriptwriter, Mark Burt turned his hand to acting and starred in the 1999 film Beefcake, a film about 1950s muscle men. You can watch a clip from the movie right here.
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Jonathan Harvey, Carmel Morgan, Debbie Oates, Mark Wadlow, Damon Rochefort, Lucy Gannon, Simon Crowther