King Rollo Films is an Independent animation studio lead by Leo Nielsen. We produce timeless animation that is faithful to its origins, collaborating closely with the best artists, writers and producers. King Rollo can adapt and bring to life the characters from a page with a sensitivity which is second to none.
The studio has won and been nominated for many animation accolades over the years, amongst those a BAFTA for ‘Maisy’ , BAFTA nomination for ‘HUMF’ and a Daytime Emmy Nomination for ‘Mama Mirabelles Home Movies’.
Formed in 1978 by 3 young magicians, Leo Nielsen, David McKee and Clive Juster, King Rollo Films produced many classic animated TV shows and had a lot of fun along the way! After many fruitful years of working together, Leo Nieslen took the helm and became sole owner and Managing Director of the King Rollo Films of today.
Working hard producing new content, developing projects and reaching out to viewers across the world. King Rollo's team love what they do and are passionate about creating and producing the world class animation. We invest time and money into projects that we believe in and continue building on the strong foundations.