Invention, imagination and fun – at Red Kite we produce quality animated content with enduring, global appeal.

Red Kite Animation is an award-winning production company that specialises in the development and production of children’s animated content, for international television broadcast.

Red Kite Animation was launched in 1997 by Ken Anderson and Rachel Bevan Baker; Alongside numerous short films and animated series, Red Kite Animation’s properties have been aired on world renowned children’s networks including: BBC, France Televisions, ZDF, Canal+, ABC, Disney XD, Teletoon, The Hub, Channel 9 Australia, and Cartoon Network.

Our Business

DEVELOPMENT

Strong development team dedicated to creating new IP as well as developing new incarnations of classic brands.

PRODUCTION

Skilled production teams experienced in international relationship management, production financing and investment.

EDUCATION

Red Kite offer tailor made animation workshops to suit all abilities; ranging from one day to weeks long; in schools and in the community. Further details are available here.

AWARDS

Collectively and independently we have been awarded BAFTAs, Emmys, CableAces, Pulcinellas, Grammys, and even an Academy Award.

CAREERS

We’re constantly on the lookout for talented, energetic people to join the award-winning team at Red Kite Animation. Check out our current jobs.

Our people

Martha MacDiarmid

Martha MacDiarmid

Head of Production

Kerri Rolland

Kerri Rolland

Senior Production Manager

Cara Christie

Cara Christie

Studio Manager

Ken Anderson

Ken Anderson

CEO

Karen Hogarty

Karen Hogarty

Head of Business Affairs

Peter Grey

Peter Grey

Chief Operating Officer

James Logue

James Logue

Accountant