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Emma Fitzsimons
Princess Pictures
Managing Director
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Emma Fitzsimons has been working in the film and television industry for 20 years as an executive producer and lawyer. She is Managing Director at Princess Pictures and Princess Bento Animation Studio and works across the entire slate. She has executive produced the animated series Koala Man for Hulu, landmark unscripted series My Year 12 Life and My Year 7 Life as well as a number of scripted projects including Yolo Crystal Fantasy, The Divorce, Superwog S1 & S2, How to Stay Married S1, S2 & S3 and the Emmy Award nominated Wrong Kind of Black. Having previously worked for UK broadcaster Channel 4, global production company ITV/Granada and children’s TV production and distribution specialists, the ACTF, Emma is experienced in all aspects of content development and financing.
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Having recently celebrated their 20th year of operation, Princess Pictures are one of Australia’s most prolific, diverse and enduring TV and film production companies. They have been behind several of Australia’s most successful comedy series exports including SUPERWOG (ABC/Netflix) and Chris Lilley’s SUMMER HEIGHTS HIGH.Their primetime drama series LAST DAYS OF THE SPACE AGE launches globally later this year on Disney+, and their live action kids series PLANET LULIN launched on the ABC on New Years Day. They are currently shooting TOGETHER, their first feature film in over a decade starring Dave Franco and Alison Brie. Their Audible Original romcom LONELY HARTS RADIO starring Adam Demos launches on Valentines Day. Their animation studio has produced series including two seasons of cult favourite SMILING FRIENDS for Adult Swim/HBO Max, and they have made HAZBIN HOTEL for A24, which has recently launched on Amazon Prime to great critical and audience acclaim. They are also developed and produce prime time animation such as KOALA MAN for Hulu, which starred Hugh Jackman and Sarah Snook