Kitty Taylor

1984 Graduated West Surrey College of Art and Design, Farnham
1984 to 1998 Freelance Animator on commercials, short films and educational material.
1998 to 2000 Animation Director ‘Percy the Park Keeper‘ and ‘Angelina Ballerina‘ with GSCF
2001 Director ‘Angelina Ballerina
2003 to 2008 Series Director Charlie and Lola with Tiger Aspect
2009 to 2011 Series Director ‘Gaspard and Lisa‘ with Chorion Silver Lining
2011 various development projects and pilots
2012 to 2016 Series Director ‘Tree Fu Tom‘ with Blue Zoo
2016 Series Director ‘Bitz and Bob‘ with Jellyfish Pictures and Cbeebies
2018 Exec Director ‘Aliens Love Panta Clause‘  TV Special with Tiger Aspect
2018 Series Director ‘Dennis and Gnasher Unleashed‘ with Jellyfish Pictures and CBBC
2020 to present; Series Director ‘Best and Bester‘  with Eye Present and Nickelodeon
3x BAFTA and grey hair, but going strong!

What is your favourite British animation of all time?

Father and Daughter – by Michael Dudok De Wit

What’s the best thing about working in the industry?

I never stop learning.

Provide a quirky quote or comment

All animators have appalling handwriting.

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