Gillian Higgins

Gillian Higgins

Gillian Higgins

Head of TV Production, Brown Bag Films

Gillian has worked in the animation industry for over 20 years. She returned to Ireland from Los Angeles in 2005, bringing with her 11 years of experience with production studios including Hyperion Animation, Klasky Csupo, Film Roman, Warner Brothers, Rich Animation and Creative Capers.

In Los Angeles Gillian produced multiple television series such as The Proud Family for Disney Channel and Mission Hill and Boom Crew for Warner Brothers. She has also worked in production roles in London and Berlin, and on several animated features including Iron Giant, Rugrats In Paris, Tom Thumb and Thumbelina and An American Tale II.

Gillian is head of Brown Bag Films’ television division where she oversees all series in production. She has produced multiple award-winning series for high profile clients including Olivia and Peter Rabbit (Nickelodeon), Octonauts and Bing Bunny (BBC), Doc McStuffins (Disney Jr) and Henry Hugglemonster (Disney).