Maron Pictures was set up by international award winning screenwriter, producer and director, Mark Mahon. Mark originally
studied as an actor with L.A.M.D.A. (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art). After a bad accident, his acting career
was put on hold and he started writing to stay involved with his first love, movies.
In 2005, Mark picked up the 'Best Unproduced Screenplay' AOF award in Hollywood for Freedom Within The Heart. In 2006, he
received his Director's Diploma from the Raindance Organization in London. Then he directed his first feature length
film Strength and Honour starring Michael Madsen, Vinnie Jones,
Patrick Bergin and Richard Chamberlain.
Strength & Honour was to notch up 24 wins and over 36 nominations/official selections from film festivals around the world.
In 2009, Strength & Honour was selected to screen at the Writers Guild of America and later the same year, Michael
Madsen and Mark Mahon appeared on NBC's TODAY show in New York.
In 2010, Mark was hosted by Prince Albert of Monaco to a Royal screening of his film at the Palace of Monaco for the Royal
Mark is a member of the Irish Film and Television Academy and Screen Directors Guild of Ireland. He currently has a slate
of various movie projects at different stages of development and is planning his next feature film.