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Shannon George

Writer, Producer, Children's, Preschool, 6+ years, Animation, Head Writer, Series Developer, Showrunner

Agent: Jean Kitson - jean@kitsonpress.co.uk

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Shannon is a Writer/Story Editor/Creative Producer/Show Runner currently living in Dublin, Ireland.

Shannon started her animation career as a Production Assistant for Gracie Films in Los Angeles, where she worked on animated projects that included The Simpsons and The Critic. She worked for Nickelodeon Studios Florida on several live action productions before joining their New York animation studio as Associate Producer and then Producer on the hit series, Blue’s Clues.

Shannon has been Show Runner/Creative Producer for broadcasters that include Amazon, NBC Universal and Disney, while also working as Creative Director at Daily Madness Productions. She has received two Emmy nominations; one as Producer on Nickelodeon’s Blue’s Clues and one as Consulting Producer on Amazon’s The Stinky & Dirty Show.

Work

Current

Keeya
Triggerfish / eOne / Frogbox

Supervising Producer on new animation series in development

Gigantosaurus 2 & 3
Cyber Group / Disney

Writing on Series 2 while also working as Co-Head Writer on Series 2 & 3 of this animated TV series

Untitled
Traumhaus Studios

Writing the pilot episode with Kritina Yee for a new animation series

Untitled
Enanimation

Writing episodes with Kristina Yee on new animation series

Untitled
Zulleon

Series bible and pilot script for a new animated series

Credits

Pins & Nettie (2020)
Daily Madness Productions

Co-Creator and Head Writer

Love Monster (2019-2020)
CBeebies / Karrot / Boatrocker

1 x 7′ episode for new 4-6 animated series which screened on CBeebies from January 2020
– Super Sound Day

Ollie (2019-2020)
Ink & Light Films / Lunanime / RTEjr

Story Editor and Writer on pre-school animation, screening on RTEjr

Untitled (2019-2020)
9 Story / Sony / Go-N

Developing and writing new animation series

Untitled (2019-2020)
Zephyr Animation

Development work and script on new project, with Kristina Yee

Powerbirds (2018-2019)
Universal Kids

Show Runner / Supervising Producer
52 x 11′ 2D animated series for upper preschool

Kody Kapow (2016-2018)
Zodiak Kids / Universal Kids

Show Runner / Supervising Producer
52 x 11′ CG series for 4-6 year olds

The Stinky & Dirty Show (2015-2016)
Amazon Studios

Consulting Producer
Emmy nomination, Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated Series 2018

Kiva Can Do! (2015-2016)
Kavaleer Productions

Story Editor
Series 1
46 x 11′ episodes

Buddy: Tech Detective (2014)
Amazon Studios

Show Runner
11′ CG pilot

Wildernuts II (2014)
Kavaleer Productions

Story Editor / Head Writer
26 x 7′
Wrote 9 episodes and story edited the remaining episodes of the series

Wildernuts I (2012-2014)
Kavaleer Productions

Producer
26 x 7′ preschool animated series

Boj
Kavaleer Productions / BBC

Producer
52 x 11′

Blue's Clues (2000-2004)
Nickelodeon

Producer
Emmy nomination, Best Pre-School Children’s Series 2004

Other Work

Development Executive / Consultant (2014-2016)
Brown Bag Films

Worked with the award-winning studio on several projects, all at various stages of creative development for pre-school and 6-11 age groups.

Supervising Producer (2015-2016)
On The Edge Productions

Development of 52 x 11′ series for 7-10 year-olds.
Supervised production of all development materials including a 2:00 teaser and :30×6 YouTube shorts.

Development (2012-2014)
Kavaleer Productions

Headed the creative development of Hattie B., Magical Vet (52×11), in conjunction with Penguin Books and based on their children’s book series.

Involved in all new projects on Kavaleer’s development slate, including Tipto (52×11), Kiva Can Do! (52×11) and Dougie Noir (52×11).

Freelance Writer (2003-2012)

Wrote and developed several television projects with writing partner:

Series Re-Development: Tak and the Power of Juju (Nickelodeon), Magdalena (Top Cow)

Original Series Creation/Development: My Temporary Life (APA), Delaware Ave. (Maverick), The Circle (Maverick), Loopholes (R-Train), The Town (R-Train), Nervana, PA (Vuguru)