KELLY SWEET


EXECUTIVE PRODUCER – RED ROCK FILMS KIDS

Kelly Sweet is an Emmy-award winning producer with a passion for storytelling,
animals and children’s entertainment that has taken her around the world to capture incredible footage of gorillas in the Congo, flying snakes in Malaysia and giant salamanders in Japan. She is thrilled to combine these interests as executive producer for Red Rock Films’ newly launched Kids programming division – literally her dream job! Kelly is spearheading development and programming of science-and-nature based content for multiple formats and series across cable and digital.

Working for nearly a decade with National Geographic, Kelly played an
instrumental role in more than 20 National Geographic Television series and
specials, and 18 National Geographic Kids digital episodes. Her most recent blue-chip series include Urban Jungle and Untamed Americas. For National Geographic Kids, Kelly developed and produced the flagship programs Mission Animal RescueFreaky Creatures and Wild Beats.

Beginning her television career at WGBH/PBS¸ Kelly worked on its acclaimed NOVA series and several Emmy-award winning children’s animated and live-action programs including Arthur, Between the Lions, ZOOM, Time Warp Trio, Curious George and Peep and the Big Wide World.

Favorite quote:

“To live will be an awfully big adventure”
-Peter Pan