Holby City welcomes new Series Producer, Seán Gleeson
Seán Gleeson has taken on the role as Series Producer of BBC One’s popular medical drama, Holby City
"This is obviously an exciting opportunity. I’m really looking forward to getting stuck in and working with the crews, cast and whole Holby family on consolidating and reinvigorating this firm favourite for an even wider audience” — Seán Gleeson, Series Producer, Holby City
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As a previous producer and director for Holby City’s sister show Casualty, Seán is well versed in the goings on at the famous Holby City hospital. Seán’s wealth of medical drama experience also extends to BBC One daytime soap, Doctors, which he previously directed and starred in.
Before working behind the camera, Seán worked as a professional actor for many years. He first gained exposure for his role as Conor Flaherty in EastEnders and later as Ronnie Woodson in Doctors.
Seán Gleeson says: “This is obviously an exciting opportunity. I’m really looking forward to getting stuck in and working with the crews, cast and whole Holby family on consolidating and reinvigorating this firm favourite for an even wider audience.”
Kate Oates Head of Continuing Drama at BBC Studios, says: “We are delighted to welcome Sean Gleeson as Series Producer of Holby City. After two years as a producer on Holby's sister show Casualty, Sean brings with him a great love of medical drama, and an expertise of the much-loved BBC brands. A director and actor, as well as a producer, Sean has a unique and holistic approach to creativity and storytelling, that makes him a great company leader, and an exceptional dramatist.”
Holby City is a BBC Studios production for BBC One and airs on Tuesday nights.
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March 12, 2021 4:45am ET by BBC One