John Maynard (born 29th November 1936 in Essex, died 2nd February 2008 in London) was the series script editor on EastEnders from 1988 to 1989, before this he was the script editor working alongside creator Tony Holland. He has also written various EastEnders episodes.

After EastEnders he moved onto the soap Eldorado which was also created by the EastEnders creators, he served as the script editor. He also worked under this title on programmes Dr. Finlay's Casebook, Brett and Quiller.

He has written for various former high-profile shows dating as far as the 1960s, some of these being The Indian Tales of Rudyard Kipling, Z Cars, A Mind to Kill and R3.

Episodes written by John Maynard


1987 (3 episodes)

1988 (2 episodes)

1989 (3 episodes)


1990 (5 episodes)

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