Marcus DF White
Marcus studied drama at The RSAMD (now The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland) and trained to be a teacher at the University of Glasgow. He then gained a place on the highly competitive Directors Training Course and his many TV credits since then include Howards Way, Casualty, Emmerdale, Taggart, Peak Practice, The Bill, Dream Team, Monarch of the Glen and Urban Gothic. His children’s drama credits include Gypsy Girl, Jeopardy – a BAFTA award-winning series shot in Australia, Roman Mysteries for CBBC and Half Moon Investigations. He directed Junk (adapted from the novel by Melvyn Burgess) which won a BAFTA. He has also been nominated for an RTS award for Peak Practice – Through a Glass Darkly and a BAFTA for Taggart – Angel Eyes. He has taught TV and film technique at RADA, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and DSL.