Creator, Writer and Executive Producer
Rebecca Atkinson is the Creator, Writer and Executive Producer of the new MixMups stop motion series for Milkshake! C5. She has over 25 years experience across TV, print and online with specialisms in creative innovation, play theory, and the representation of disability in children’s industries and story telling.
In 2015, Rebecca founded the viral Toy Like Me campaign to encourage better representation of 150 million disabled children worldwide by the global toy industry. Toy Like Me is now an arts and play based non-profit organisation starting playful conversations about disability to boost self-esteem and grow open minds. toylikeme.org
MixMups is a magical new stop-motion TV series celebrating the play styles of pre-schoolers and the joy of mixing up ideas and objects to create stories. The show will debut in 2023 and becomes the first stop-motion series of its kind to be disabled-led and created.