Mark Alexander Newman
27 November 1974
|Alma mater||London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art|
Heather Stewart (m. 2014)
On 30 May 2011, it was announced that Newman had joined the cast of the hit BBC One school-based drama series Waterloo Road in the role of the new head teacher, Michael Byrne. He completed series 7 and 8 as the character, leaving the show in early 2013, after the school was handed over to the council in a show storyline, leading to Newman's character to step down as head teacher.
Personal life[change | change source]
In February 2013, Newman became engaged to Heather Stewart. They married in Ayrshire in June 2014.