Lucy is a scriptwriter and creative director, with a background in writing, directing, and performance. Her experience covers 10 years in TV, animation and comics, and is an award-winning playwright.
Lucy is the series co-creator (along with her partner, Nic Smal) and executive producer of a kids’ comedy series currently in production with Disney LA, and she and Smal also have an animated comedy series for families in the early stages of development at Disney.
Lucy has worked as a script and development writer for various broadcasters and production companies including Disney, Nickelodeon, DreamWorks, BBC, and numerous independent production companies such as Triggerfish and Zodiak Kids. In 2016, Lucy’s project ‘Wormholes‘ was selected for Storylab, an Africa-wide development incubator led by Disney and South African animation studio Triggerfish.
Based in Cape Town, South Africa, Lucy started out as writer and 2nd director on ‘Supa Strikas‘, an animated series broadcast on Disney XD, and co-wrote and performed the play, ‘Eurafrica‘, which ran in Cape Town and the Edinburgh Festival, winning the Fleur du Cap People’s Choice Award in 2008.