Jules Coke

Eye Present, Pictor adopt animated pug

London-based studio Eye Present and Ireland’s Pictor Productions are to coproduced animated content based on a book about a young pug raised by cats. Eye Present and Pictor have a co-development deal together for Flix, with an option deal now in place with the title’s publisher, Switzerland-based Diogenes Publishing House. Flix follows a young dog […]

Eye Present & CBeebies to co-produce ChuckaBops

Kids prodco Eye Present is coproducing ChuckaBops a new preschool series with UK channel CBeebies. Eye Present is the prodco formed by Genevieve Dexter and Jules Coke last year. Its deal with CBeebies is the first copro deal it has struck with a broadcaster and the 52x5mins dialogue-free series will follow a fast response team […]

Eye Present develops Minecraft-inspired toon

UK indie Eye Present has landed a development deal to work up an animated TV series based on the Minecraft avatars of a pair of YouTube stars. Xephos & Honeydew will be a 52x11mins toon based on the eponymous characters voiced by comedy pair Lewis & Simon, who run YouTube channels group Yogscast and to […]

Dexter, Squint/Opera form production JV

Children’s TV consultancy Serious Lunch is producing a joint venture production company with London-based studio Squint/Opera. The two companies are launching Eye/Present, which will develop, animate, produce and coproduce programming for the international kids TV market. Serious Lunch, which former Cake Entertainment boss Genevieve Dexter, helped Squint/Opera finance the upcoming £4.5 million (US$7.2 million) CBeebies […]