EXECUTIVE PRODUCER – RED ROCK FILMS DIGITAL & KIDS
Kelly Sweet is an Emmy Award-winning producer whose passion for storytelling, animals and children’s entertainment has taken her around the world to capture incredible footage of gorillas in the Congo, flying snakes in Malaysia, and giant salamanders in Japan.
In 2016 Kelly was thrilled to combine her interests to launch Red Rock Kids – a division of the wildlife and science film company Red Rock Films. As Executive Producer Kelly spearheads development and programming of science- and nature-based content for multiple formats and series across cable and digital.
Previously, Kelly played an instrumental role at National Geographic Television in creating digital episodes for National Geographic Kids – including the development and production of the flagship programs Mission Animal Rescue, Freaky Creatures and Wild Beats.
Since launching Red Rock Kids, Kelly has overseen more than 100 kids digital programs for educational companies, schools, YouTube, Sesame Studios and National Geographic Kids/Digital/Education.
In her early work at WGBH/PBS Kelly also worked on the highly 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.
“To live will be an awfully big adventure” -Peter Pan