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John Knowles

BBC Children’s In-House Animation & Puppetry

Development Producer

John Knowles

John Knowles is a BAFTA nominated Children’s TV Animation Producer, in the past he has worked for various studios, including Disney, Nickelodeon, NBCUniversal, BBC Studios, ITV, Impossible Kids, Laughing Gravy Media, Factory Transmedia and Brown Bag Films.

As well as working in all forms of animation, John has directed live action factual, live entertainment, commercials and digital content. He has also been known to try his hand at voice acting!

BBC Children’s In-House Animation & Puppetry look for individuals and production companies who have compelling ideas or existing property suitable to develop for CBeebies, CBBC, the teen audience, and digital platforms. We are also interested in hearing from major international distributors in search of new partnerships on potential co-production development projects.