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CBBC Acquisitions and Animation
Lucy has been working in the BBC’s Children’s department for three years. As Development Producer in the Acquisition’s Department she is editorially responsible for pre-bought programmes for the CBBC channel. CBBC acquires animation, live action drama and entertainment programmes for six to twelve year olds. Lucy selects projects for CBBC submitted by producers, animation companies and distributors.
Most recent shows include ‘Shaun the Sheep’ (Aardman), ‘Dennis the Menace & Gnasher’ (Red Kite/Sticky Pictures/DC Thomson) and ‘Just Kidding’ (Juste Pour Rire). Prior to working at BBC Lucy spent two years as Acquisitions Controller for Teachers TV and before that worked at Discovery Networks Europe heading up programming for Discovery Kids in the UK.