Speaker Details

Full Name
Mary-Ellen Mullane
Job Title
Commissioning Editor, Children's Television
Executive Producer, ABC Children’s Content, Mary-Ellen Mullane facilitates and oversees the delivery of a broad slate of award-winning content including animation, factual entertainment, documentary, online and live action in collaboration with a wide range of independent film and television content makers. Mary-Ellen’s executive producing credits include 13 part Grace Beside Me (Prix Jeunesse 2018 finalist, Logie nominee 2018, 2019) live action television series, Thalu 10 part live action series, Little J and Big Cuz animation series 1 & 2 (Logie Winner 2018 Best Children’s Series) as well as Future Dreaming VR and documentary series (Tribeca 2019). She is a past International Emmy Juror (documentary) and 2018 International Emmy Juror (children’s series).
Roundtable topic
Where are the blue-sky opportunities in the contemporary children’s space?
Ready, Steady, Pitch! topic
Mary-Ellen is looking for content for preschool and primary school aged children across genres including factual entertainment formats, documentaries, animation series and bingeable, returnable live action (scripted content/dramas/comedies) series (10 episodes). We prefer series rather than one offs and episode length usually ranges from 15 mins – 30 mins per episode.
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Mary-Ellen Mullane