No photo available. Represent Matthew Robinson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 64,057 this week

Matthew Robinson (I)

Matthew Robinson is a highly accomplished British television director, writer and producer, who has worked successfully on a wide range of productions, which have included drama series, plays, science-fiction, soaps and children's television. He was brought up Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, and after graduating from university with a degree in ... See full bio »

Born:

IMDb Picks

Of course Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is on our radar this month. See which other movies and TV shows we're excited about in IMDb Picks.

Visit IMDb Picks

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9100 people
created 26 Feb 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Matthew Robinson's work have you seen?

User Polls

3 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Emmerdale
Emmerdale Director
(1977-1978)
EastEnders
EastEnders Producer
(1985-2000)
Byker Grove
Byker Grove Producer
(1989-1997)
Brookside
Brookside Director
(1982)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (15 credits)
 2010 AirWaves (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.50 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.13 (2010) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (producer)
 2009 Bakluon (producer)
 2007 Staying Single When? (executive producer)
 2004 Taste of Life (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 ... (executive producer)
 2004 Carrie's War (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 Hearts of Gold (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 Servants (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... (executive producer: BBC Wales)
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... (executive producer: BBC Wales)
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... (executive producer: BBC Wales)
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... (executive producer: BBC Wales)
- Episode #1.2 (2003) ... (executive producer: BBC Wales)
 2002 Outside the Rules (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2001 The Bench (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1998-2000 EastEnders (TV Series) (executive producer - 109 episodes)
- Episode dated 13 April 2000 (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 11 April 2000 (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 10 April 2000 (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 6 April 2000 (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Episode dated 4 April 2000 (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1999 Lucky Bag (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1998 EastEnders: The Mitchells - Naked Truths (Video) (executive producer)
  Byker Grove (TV Series) (producer - 42 episodes, 1989 - 1992) (executive producer - 20 episodes, 1997)
- Episode #9.20 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #9.19 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #9.18 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #9.17 (1997) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #9.16 (1997) ... (executive producer)
 1997 Quayside (TV Series) (producer)
 1979 Tropic (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes)
- Chapter Six: Stormy Saturday (1979) ... (producer)
- Chapter Five: Worse on Friday (1979) ... (producer)
- Chapter Four: Thwarted Thursday (1979) ... (producer)
- Chapter Three: Wonderful Wednesday (1979) ... (producer)
- Chapter Two: Sweet Sunday (1979) ... (producer)
Show Show Director (28 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote two plays about television - Did Anyone Else Think TK9 Was Brilliant? and SUDS - staged in London fringe theatre. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »

Official Sites:

Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The drama has to come first and the issues and message will follow. People have to care about the characters before you start ladling out the issues. See more »

Trivia:

A passionate supporter of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, he once lost a directing job after the producer of a prestigious drama series found out that he had enthusiastically celebrated her 1987 general election victory. See more »

Message Boards

Discuss Matthew Robinson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page