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Marion Edwards

Hit Entertainment

Executive Producer

Marion Edwards, Executive producer – HIT Entertainment

Marion is a producer with over fifteen years’ experience in the animation industry. Prior to joining HIT Entertainment, she set up her own company (Red & Blue Productions) in March 2004 offering animation consultancy to a wide range of clients in the UK, Europe and North America. Red & Blue also co-produced Fun With Claude (currently airing on Playhouse Disney) with Dot To Dot Productions. During the years 2000 to 2004, Marion was Managing Director of Telemagination, one of Europe’s largest 2-D animation studios.During this period she executive produced shows such as The Cramp TwinsMetalheads and Pongwiffy and received two BAFTA nominations. Marion joined HIT in September 2008 and is responsible for all shows in production – a role that has included overseeing the transition to CGI for brands such as Thomas & Friends, Fireman Sam and Bob the Builder. Marion is Chair of Skillset’s Animation Council.