Christopher Keenan is a highly accomplished creative executive, executive producer and writer who has enjoyed over twenty five years of success in the animation, kids and family entertainment industries. With thousands of hours of production to his credit, he is equally adept at development, sales and production. ANIMATION MAGAZINE has identified Christopher Keenan as one of the “25 People to Watch in 2015” and will be profiling him in their upcoming, double issue.
Currently engaged by Mattel as Senior Vice President, Global Content & Executive Producer, Christopher Keenan oversees the creative content efforts for BARBIE, THOMAS & FRIENDS, AMERICAN GIRL, MONSTER HIGH, HOT WHEELS, BOB THE BUILDER, BARNEY, FIREMAN SAM, Fisher-Price’s LITTLE PEOPLE and many other properties within the Mattel portfolio as well as a robust slate of new properties in development.
Under his prior Creating4Kids, Inc. banner, Christopher Keenan’s projects included original preschool series, children’s animated and live-action properties and a children’s e-book series in connection with a diverse roster of global clients and partners. Earlier in his career, Christopher Keenan served as Senior Vice President of Creative Affairs for Warner Bros. Animation where he led the development and production of television series and DVD features for original and franchise properties such as SCOOBY-DOO, JOHNNY TEST, PINKY & THE BRAIN, ANIMANIACS, BATMAN BEYOND, LOONEY TUNES, XIOLIN SHOWDOWN, MUCHA LUCHA, TOM & JERRY, STATIC SHOCK and was instrumental in the original launch of Kids’ WB!, the children’s programming service of The WB Network