Meg O’Connell is one of the AACTA Award-winning producers behind the critically acclaimed online series Robbie Hood from Since1788 Productions and Ludo Studio. She also produced Ludo Studio’s International Emmy Award-winning show Doodles for ABC ME and the vertical-video series Content for ABC iview. O’Connell worked as the development manager on the smash hit children’s animation Bluey, which is the most watched show in ABC iview history. The series won a Logie Award and an International Emmy Award and is screening worldwide on Disney+.
Recently, O’Connell completed a creative mentorship at FremantleMedia in the UK, funded by Screen Queensland, and has since produced a music video for Columbia Records. She is currently developing a slate of original projects, including one for the Snapchat + Screen Australia initiative. She is attached as both a writer and director across these various projects on which she also has producorial involvement. O’Connell is one of the 11 creatives selected as part of Screen Australia’s Talent USA: New York delegation and one of 18 members of the Screen Australia Gender Matters Taskforce.