Since 2015 Ellen has overseen the content strategy at Hopster – an award-winning SVOD platform for preschoolers. She is responsible for content acquisitions and curation for the platform, as well as all original content production. She has led the development of Hopster’s slate of original shows, including ‘Two Minutes Tales’, ‘Saturday Club’ and ‘Rainbow Stories’.
Ellen has been a juror for the Children’s BAFTA and the British Animation Awards, and takes pride in discovering beautiful independent productions and working with talent from across the globe.
Holding a BA Honours in Fine Art, in her free time Ellen enjoys illustrating children’s books and printmaking.
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