Head of Children’s and Education
Having logged more than 25 years in his television career, Michael Carrington has a wealth of knowledge and experience in broadcasting and production, plus a good understanding of the toy industry. He has worked across content development and commissioning on domestic and international slates for the BBC, LEGO Media, Cartoon Network, HIT Entertainment, and Zodiak Kids. Carrington is best known for ‘Charlie & Lola’, ‘LazyTown’, ‘Mister Maker’, ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’, and ‘In the Night Garden’. He is currently Head of Children’s and Education at Australian pubcaster ABC Television, where he oversees development and production hubs in Melbourne and Sydney.