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


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


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


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.


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


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

Ken Anderson

Ken Anderson


Karen Hogarty

Karen Hogarty

Head of Business Affairs

Peter Grey

Peter Grey

Chief Operating Officer