Rainmaker creates new content post for Gregory Little

Animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment continues to step up its content development, and has appointed of Gregory R. Little to the newly created position of SVP of content. Little, who previously served as the company’s head of development and exec-produced its first 3D CG-animated theatrical release, Escape from Planet Earth, returns to Rainmaker as the company prepares for the April 29 theatrical release of Ratchet & Clank, based on the Playstation videogame franchise from Sony Computer Entertainment America. Rainmaker’s TV division, Mainframe, is completing production on the Bob the Builder animated preschool series for HIT Entertainment and preparing for the summer production start of ReBoot: The Guardian Code, the hybrid live-action/CG-animated series. Little will be based in LA and report to Rainmaker president/chief creative officer Michael Hefferon, who noted, “Greg returns to our Rainmaker family at a time of great expansion for the company as we continue to grow the development and production of new intellectual properties and further build our service business for leading entertainment companies.” From 2010-14 Little served as exec producer and head of the US operations of Dublin-based Brown Bag Films.

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