Tony Collingwood trained as an animator at The UK’s National Film and Television School. After which he formed his own animation studio, currently called Collingwood & Co. He has been creating, writing and directing animated television series for children for over 25 years, winning multiple awards along the way, including 6 BAFTAs. Tony has created distinctive, original innovative IP like Yoko! Jakamoko! Toto!, The Secret Show, and most recently Ruff-Ruff, Tweet and Dave for NBC Universal, as well as adapting prestigious heritage brands like the UK’s Dennis the Menace, Harry & his Bucketful of Dinosaurs and Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! He is currently growing his online presence with his new digital series, Tony’s Sketchbook, on the YouTube channel, Wizz.