27 November 2023
The Smeds and the Smoos wins International Emmy® award in Magic Light Pictures’ 20th anniversary year
The beloved animated film won the award for Best Kids Animation at the 51st International Emmy® Awards.
19 June 2023
Michael Rose receives the OBE in King’s Birthday Honours List
The co-founder of Magic Light Pictures has been awarded the OBE for ‘services to animation’.
11 May 2023
Magic Light Pictures and the BBC announce star-studded animation Tabby McTat
The upcoming film is adapted from the beloved picture book, written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
17 February 2023
The Smeds and the Smoos wins the hearts of the viewing public over Christmas
An audience of 8.1 million viewers tuned in to watch Magic Light Pictures’ cosmic Christmas animated special.
30 November 2020
MAGIC LIGHT PICTURES REVEAL ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS CHRISTMAS IDENTS FOR BBC ONE
Magic Light Pictures are providing festive family treats to BBC audiences from the animated world of Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler, in idents running up to the premiere of Zog and the Flying Doctors.
31 March 2020
Magic Light’s Zog wins International Emmy For Best Kids Animation
Magic Light Pictures’ animated festive special Zog has scooped the International Emmy in the Kids Awards Best Animation category at this year’s International Emmy® Kids Awards.
18 March 2020
VIACOMCBS AND SKY COMMISSION MAGIC LIGHT PRE-SCHOOL SERIES PIP AND POSY
The partnership marks the first joint co-production between ViacomCBS and Sky.
12 November 2019
Magic Light’s ‘Zog And The Flying Doctors’ to be on BBC One for Christmas 2020
Multi Oscar-nominated and Bafta Award-winning production company Magic Light Pictures has announced an animated adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s children’s book, 'Zog And The Flying Doctors', is set to premiere on BBC One for Christmas 2020.
5 February 2019
Magic Light Announces Distribution Deals for Christmas Hit Zog
Oscar nominated Magic Light Pictures has announced a raft of sales for its Christmas 2018 half hour animated special Zog to major broadcasters across Europe and in Australia and Japan.
17 January 2019
Spotlight On…Magic Light Pictures: Illuminating screens with Signature Style
Magic Light Pictures makes imaginative entertainment for audiences, families and children worldwide, Oscar nominated and responsible for creating content beloved worldwide, the BAFTA award winning company specialises in family entertainment and brands, managing production, distribution, licensing and marketing,