Alec Newman in 2017
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 BBC One drama series, Waterloo Road, in the role of the new Headteacher 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 Headteacher.
Personal life[change | change source]
In February 2013, Newman became engaged to Heather Stewart. They married in Ayrshire in June 2014.