Mo Holden

Production Designer

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THIS COUNTRY Series 2 BBC Production Designer
JOSH Series 3 BBC Production Designer
THE WINDSORS Series 2 Noho Film & TV Production Designer
RICHARD HERRING TASTER TAPE Avalon Television Production Designer
BUMP Objective Media Group Production Designer
SPINSTERS Objective Media Group Production Designer
OUTNUMBERED Christmas Special Hat Trick Productions Production Designer
THE WINDSORS Christmas Special Noho Film and TV Production Designer
THIS COUNTRY OF OURS BBC Production Designer
POWER MONKEYS Hat Trick Productions Production Designer
JOSH Series 2 BBC Production Designer
THE WINDSORS Noho Film & Television Production Designer
DRUNK HISTORIES Tiger Aspect Productions Production Designer
PEEP SHOW Objective Productions Production Designer
CUCKOO Series 3 Roughcut TV Production Designer
BALLOT MONKEYS Channel 4 Production Designer
COMEDY FEEDS 2015 BBC 3 Production Designer
JOSH BBC 3 Production Designer
FLACK Hat Trick Productions Pilot
Production Designer
SCROTAL RECALL Quite Scary Films LTD Production Designer
CRACKANORY - Series 1 & 2 Tiger Aspect Productions for Dave Channel Production Designer
SOME GIRLS - Series 2 & 3 Hat Trick Productions for BBC 3 Production Designer
PHONE SHOP - Series 3 Retort / Fremantle media for E4 Production Designer
PSYCHOBITCHES - Series 1 & 2 Tiger Aspect Productions for Sky Arts Production Designer
STAGE DOOR JOHNNIES Hat Trick Productions Pilot
Production Designer
SPY - Series 2 Hat Trick Productions for Sky 1 Production Designer
PSYCHOBITCHES Tiger Aspect Productions for Sky Arts Pilot
Production Designer
SOME GIRLS - Series 1 Hat Trick Productions for BBC 3 Production Designer
EGG BOX Hat Trick Productions for BBC 3 Pilot
Production Designer
JAMES MAY'S MAN LAB - Series 2 Plum Pictures Production Designer
FELIX & MURDO Objective Productions & Toff Media for Channel 4 Production Designer
Edwardian Comedy
SPY Hat Trick Productions for Sky 1 Production Designer
TV Series
HAT STAND Hat Trick Productions Designer
Set & costume
Candid Camera Show
NEW RENAULT CLIO ADVERT Stink Productions Art Director
FATHER TED NIGHT Hat Trick Productions for Channel 4 Production Designer
DUSTERS Bank Lane Films Short Film
Written & Directed by
Christopher Baines
ENGLAND'S WORLD CUP 2018 BID Wilder Films Designer
FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER (Pilot and Series 1) Big Talk Productions for Channel 4 Art Director
PEEPSHOW - Series 7 Objective Productions for Channel 4 Art Director
REGGIE PERRIN - Series 2 Objective Productions for BBC 1 Buyer
HARRY HILL IDENTS (Dancing Sweet Bags) Asylum for ITV Art Director /
Costume
ROLY MO SHOW Novel Entertainment for BBC Production Designer
ROLY MO (Queens 80's Birthday) Novel Entertainment for Buckingham Palace Designer
CHARLIE & LOLA PUPPET TOUR (USA) Tiger Aspect Productions Designer
ANDERSON Imagination for Channel 4 Pilot
Production Designer
ZINGZILLAS BBC Production for CBeebies Prop Designer/Maker
SECRET DIARY OF A CALL GIRL - Series 2 Tiger Aspect Productions for ITV2 Art Director / Buyer
THE PETER SERAFINOWICZ SHOW & CHRISTMAS SPECIAL Objective Productions for BBC 2 Art Director
PEEPSHOW Objective Productions for Channel 4 Art Director
STORM ITV Recreation of 1998 Storm
Art Director
STELLA STREET THE MOVIE Absolutely Productions for Aspen comedy festival Art Director
STELLA STREET (TV Series) Absolutely Productions for BBC 2 Art Director
COMIC STRIP PRESENTS...SEX ACTUALLY Great Western Features for Channel 4 Art Director
THE INVINCIBLES ITV Productions for ITV Art Director
FIMBLES - Series 1 & 2 Novel Entertainment for BBC Art Director
HARRY BATT BBC for CBBC Art Director
MY PARENTS ARE ALIENS Yorkshire Television for CITV Art Director /
Props
SCARY SLEEPOVER Granada for ITV Art Director

ADVERTS WORKED ON INCLUDE:
Audi, Renault, Jaguar, Ford, Nissan, Rover, Red Bull, Aga Cookers, British Telecom, Adidas, Glade Candles,
Marks & Spencer, Jane Asher Home Style Show, Electrolux, Maynards, Kinder, Regain, Wine Gums, Anti-Litter
Campaign, Coca-Cola ad for the Olympics.

THEATRE:
Fimbles Stage Show Tour
Resident Designer Alley Theatre - Houston, Texas: model making, drafting plans, paint elevations, costume
drawings, painting scenery, supervision and co-ordination of the design from conception to full production.
Set & Costumes designer: The Bacchae, Beggars’ Opera, All the Way Home, Last of the Mohicans (West End),
Whore’s D’Oeuvres, Blood Wedding, Much Ado About Nothing, Sizwe Banzi is Dead, The Tooth of Crime
(Yale), Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Houston Shakespeare Festival.

EXHIBITIONS:
Awarded First Prize for Stand Design and Flower Design at Olympia Casino Exhibition.
Design Consultant at Beaulieu Car Museum rebuild of 1940’s working garage.
Launch of new MGF – styling original MG garage, as it would have been in 1930.
Egyptian Pyramids theme casino, Houston. Colony Club casino, London.

STILLS:
Brent Cross Campaign - Red Cross Appeal - Dorothy Perkins - Ford car shoot - Ready Brek - Marks &
Spencer - Jaguar - Colony Club Casino - Zanussi - Renault Clio - Tissot watches - Jaeger - Royal Mail -
Sainsbury’s - Barclays Bank - Natwest Bank. Lloyd’s Bank - Laura Ashley - Sky Magazine - Mates - Nike - GM -
Red Bull - Halfords - Halifax Building Society - Pioneer Stereo - Fiat Tipo - Nissan - Rover - Crown Paints -
Debenhams - Woolworth’s

COSTUMES:
Ladbrokes - Ladies’ Day at Ascot, specially designed costume.
Insect costumes - stag beetle, butterflies, earwig, damselfly, atlas beetle.
Nestlé - ice queen design & build.
The Bacchae - hand-printed fabric and sculpted wigs.
Costumes for ads include: footballers, skiers, dancers, basketball team

SCENE PAINTING:
Rolling Stones Tour - FM Productions (SanFrancisco)
Hand painted enlargements of Ernst Haekel studies for Liberty’s in London
Mo has done scene painting for companies including: Northwest Ballet (Seattle), Seattle Rep Theatre,
Environmental Graphics (LA), Yale RepTheatre and Oxford Playhouse. Also for numerous ads & TV

PERFORMER:
Street theatre: King George, The Devil, Miss Subarctic, Delight, etc.;
Mo has played a number of characters including:
Pat in Whore’s D’Oeuvres, Mrs X in The Stronger, Beckylou in The Tooth of Crime, a dog in Shaggy Dog Animations,
Yasamoto Japanese Warrior in a Kabuki piece, Daughter in A Child’s Christmas in Wales.

ACADEMIC CAREER:
Double Fulbright Scholarship awarded to study for Masters Degree in USA.
Masters degree in set & costume at the University of Washington, Seattle
Scholarship to graduate drama department – awarded - Yale University
Special certificate in scenic art.
BA(Hons) Theatre Design – Nottingham Trent University

OTHER EXPERIENCES:
Founder member of Omoro Theatre Group: Director, Secretary, Set builder, Writer, performer, Landrover driver
Fund-raiser - grants from the local Arts Council, the Jubilee Fund, and the Manpower Services Commission
Performing in castles, shopping centres, festivals, shop windows, pubs, lifts, and buses
Workshops in the community, including youth clubs, hospitals, old peoples’ homes, blind and deaf institutes,
schools, adventure playgrounds

Special Skills
Oxyacetylene & spot arc welding, fire blowing, fabric painting and printing, hot wire carving, puppetry,
mask making, prop making, model-making, floristry, Rowing. ARA Instructor Award.