Rob Phillips

Rob has just passed a Doctors Trial course and is now pitching ideas. After completing 8 episodes of Hollyoaks Rob then moved to Coronation Street, to work as a Storyline Writer. In terms of writing schemes, Rob has been selected for the EastEnders Shadow Scheme and the EastEnders E20 Writers School (subsequently invited to participate in the BBC Writers Academy Summer Story Course at Elstree); also shortlisted for the Red Planet Prize, the BBC Writersroom 'Scriptroom 10' and the BBC Radio Drama Alfred Bradley Awards.

Rob is a prolific, young writer and his own projects include a crime drama series, Tibia, in which 3 individuals are forced to confront their morbid pasts when a large human bone is discovered on the shores of the River Mersey; a 6-part returning drama series, The Cornermen, about the gangs that thrived in the slums of 1860's Liverpool; Burglars, a 6-part thriller unravelling the lives of two common house burglars who get out of their depth; and Alice Investigates for children's.

Rob's passion for drama began at school, where he gained a place on the Everyman Young Writers' Programme. He went on to take a degree in Scriptwriting for Film and Television at Bournemouth University.