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Mark V. Olsen

Writer | Producer | Executive
Mark V. Olsen is a writer and producer, known for Big Love (2006), Getting On (2013) and Big Love: In the Beginning (2007). See full bio »

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Known For

Big Love Writer
(2006-2011)
Getting On Writer
(2013-2015)
Easter Producer
(2002)

Filmography

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  Getting On (TV Series) (created for American television by - 18 episodes, 2013 - 2015) (written by - 6 episodes, 2015) (teleplay by - 6 episodes, 2014) (teleplay - 6 episodes, 2013)
- Reduced to Eating Boiled Magazines and Book Paste (2015) ... (created for American television by) / (written by)
- Please Partake of a Memorial Orange (2015) ... (created for American television by) / (written by)
- Am I Still Me? (2015) ... (created for American television by) / (written by)
- No, I Don't Want a Fucking Smiley Face (2015) ... (created for American television by) / (written by)
- Don't Let It Get in You or On You (2015) ... (created for American television by) / (written by)
  Big Love (TV Series) (creator - 53 episodes, 2006 - 2011) (written by - 16 episodes, 2006 - 2011) (teleplay - 5 episodes, 2006 - 2009)
- Where Men and Mountains Meet (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Exorcism (2011) ... (creator)
- The Noose Tightens (2011) ... (creator)
- Til Death Do Us Part (2011) ... (creator)
- D.I.V.O.R.C.E. (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
  Big Love: In the Beginning (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes, 2007) (creator - 1 episode, 2007)
- Post-Partum (2007) ... (writer)
- Moving Day (2007) ... (writer)
- Meet the Babysitter (2007) ... (creator) / (writer)
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 2013-2015 Getting On (TV Series) (executive producer - 18 episodes)
- Reduced to Eating Boiled Magazines and Book Paste (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Please Partake of a Memorial Orange (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Am I Still Me? (2015) ... (executive producer)
- No, I Don't Want a Fucking Smiley Face (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Don't Let It Get in You or On You (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2006-2011 Big Love (TV Series) (executive producer - 53 episodes)
- Where Men and Mountains Meet (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Exorcism (2011) ... (executive producer)
- The Noose Tightens (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Til Death Do Us Part (2011) ... (executive producer)
- D.I.V.O.R.C.E. (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2007 Big Love: In the Beginning (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Post-Partum (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Moving Day (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Meet the Babysitter (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2002 Easter (producer)
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 2011 America in Primetime (TV Series documentary)
Self - Co-Creator, Big Love
- Man of the House (2011) ... Self - Co-Creator, Big Love
 2011 Big Love: Inside the Episode (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(2008 to 2009 Winter) His play, "Cornelia," was performed in a world premiere production at the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California. Darko Tresnjak was artistic director. Ethan McSweeny was director.
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Trivia:

His writing and producing partner and his Big Love (2006) co-creator Will Scheffer is also his longtime partner.

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