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Nine Lives Media
CEO & Exec Producer
Cat is a BAFTA and RTS winning Executive Producer, who runs her own Manchester based independent called Nine Lives Media, usually employing between 20 to 40 programme makers to make films for all the UK’s major TV networks. Nine Lives produced the first programme about a transgender child to be commissioned by CBBC for MY LIFE called ‘I Am Leo’ as well as ‘Me, My Dad & His Kidney’, ‘The Burns Club’, ‘One Way Ticket’ & ‘Walking with Elephants’.
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Top Tips for Working with Kids
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