Alan Shannon

Director / CCO of JAM Media

Alan is currently Executive Producer for ‘Jessy and Nessy’ – 40 X 11 minutes for Amazon Studios and Becca’s Bunch – 52 x 11 minutes for Nickelodeon US & UK. He has recently completed Executive Producing and Series Directing on the Preschool TV series, ‘Little Roy’ –52 X 14 minutes for CBBC/CBeebies.

He has also directed ‘The Roy Files’ – 15 X 14 minutes and the BAFTA® award winning series ‘Roy’ series 01-04 for CBBC. His previous directorial credits include, ‘Baby Jake’ 02 – 26 X 11 minute preschool animation series and ‘Tilly and Friends’ – 52 X 11 minute preschool animation series for CBeebies, along with various other series such as ‘Funky Fables’ – 26 x 11 minute, and the award winning preschool animated series ‘PICME’ – 104 x 5 minute for RTE/Nickelodeon.

Prior to co-founding JAM Media, Alan worked with a variety of International animation houses, including The Walt Disney Corporation. Alan has also animated on the Academy Award Nominated film ‘Give Up Yer Auld Sins’ and directed/animated numerous TV adverts and short films including ‘ The Last Elk’ and the multi award winning short ‘Badly Drawn Roy’.

Events involving Alan Shannon:

Making of Becca’s Bunch

Time: Wed, 14 Nov - 12:00
Venue: Cinema 1