Chris Rose is Vice President of International Production and Development for Kids & Family, Paramount Global.
Rose heads up the internal and external international animation development and production teams for Paramount’s Kids & Family. In addition to identifying and developing new IP for Nick Toons, Nickelodeon, and Nick Jr, Rose works across the brand’s international original animated and live action content production slate.
With more than 20 years of experience in broadcasting, development and production, Rose has a wealth of knowledge and is an expert in the in “hit making” process. Since joining Nickelodeon in 2018 he’s secured several key projects and talent, and co-leads the brand’s global animated shorts program, which spawned Sharkdog, Nickelodeon’s first internationally originated global animated series for Netflix, which premiered worldwide in 2021 and was recently renewed for a second season.
Rose previously ran the development and production arm of London’s Beano Studios (Dennis and Gnasher: Unleashed, So Beano!) and served as TV Commissioning Editor for ABC ME and ABC KIDS, ABC Australia’s children’s channels. Other roles include VP of Programming and Development at HIT Entertainment and Content and Acquisitions Manager for CBeebies. His kids’ TV credits include The Deep, Little Lunch, and Mike the Knight.