Studio 100 has appointed Tim Brooke-Hunt as advisor to its board of directors and as president of the board of Flying Bark Productions in Australia.
Brooke-Hunt (pictured) will advise the group on its animation activities and will guide Flying Bark's future development. He will work closely with Jim Ballantine, who remains general manager and executive producer of Flying Bark's TV and feature film projects.
Flying Bark currently has three TV series in production - Tashi, Heidi and Vic the Viking - as well as two feature films. It is also developing two TV series, Skippy and Lulu.
Brooke-Hunt is a veteran of children's programming. For six years he was head of children's content for ABC TV and controller of channels ABC3 and ABC4Kids. He also spent eight years as executive producer with Pacific Vision and Sticky Pictures, plus nine years at Yoram Gross Studios (now Flying Bark Productions).