Roland is an award-winning series creator, showrunner and scriptwriter working in a wide range of genres for film and television in Europe, America, and China.
He created the BBC1 returning award-winning period drama series, LAND GIRLS and he was recently the Showrunner on HUMANS for Endemol Shine China and Croton Media. HUMANS is the first sci-fi thriller series ever made for Chinese television. Roland storylined the 30 part series (based on the AMC/C4 series) , wrote six episodes and managed a team of writers through various drafts. The series aired in China in 2021 where it streamed on TenCent and iQiyi gaining over 30 million views in the first day!
His children’s feature film 2:HRS recently received its theatrical premiere in the UK. He has also been commissioned to write a wartime spy drama for Jack Huston. His feature film SUMMER CAN WAIT will be released in 2021.
Roland has developed his original conspiracy thriller THE LAST COP for Keshet International and the historical thriller THE WITCH OF GRIC for Fremantle. He is developing an original cyber thriller for MOPAR Studios. Recently he also storylined a 24 part series called THE ART OF CRIME for Straw Bear Entertainment.
Roland is also a script editor and consultant. He recently was employed as a mentor on the prestigious Bridging the Dragon event - where he mentored projects from producers in China and Europe. He also was a mentor at the London Screenwriters' Festival Talent Campus.