Andrew Oldbury

Andrew Oldbury

Script Editor & Producer

  • Location: Manchester & London, UK
  • Career stage: Experienced

Andrew is a graduate of the National Film and Television School, who began his career in development on BAFTA winning medical drama Holby City, before going on to work on several other major TV dramas including Coronation Street and Endeavour. He is currently script editing the third series of Agatha Raisin.

He has produced several award-winning short films and animations,which have been selected for over 200 film festivals worldwide including Edinburgh, Clermont-Ferrand and Warsaw. His most recent films "Christmas Tree" was nominated for a Royal Television Society Award and "Bitter Sea" was nominated for the BIFA for Best British Short Film.

He has recently begun to explore the possibilities of storytelling in Virtual Reality, with his debut game Into the Black being nominated for 2 Unity Awards, including the honour of being the only UK entry to be nominated for Best Student Game. Upload VR cited it as one of their top 50 games for 2017, and VR Focus heralded the game as: “The future is bright and enthusiastic about game creation and VR, based on Into the Black”.

Andrew took part in Berlinale Talents 2017 and is also in the BFI NETWORK X BAFTA Crew 2018 & 2019 programme.


Work History

Producer - Freelance

May 2013 - Present

Coronation Street - ITV Studios

Oct 2014 - Dec 2014

iShorts Assessor - Creative England

Oct 2014 - Dec 2014

Emmerdale - ITV Studios

Sep 2014 - Sep 2014

TV Drama Writers Festival - BBC Writersroom

Jun 2014 - Jun 2014

Holby City - BBC

May 2013 - Jun 2014


Producing - Masters Degree - National Film and Television School

Jan 2015 - Dec 2015

American Literature - Masters Degree - The University of Manchester

Sep 2011 - Sep 2012

English Literature - Bachelor's Degree with Honours - The University of Hull

Sep 2008 - Jul 2011