Julie Lockhart is one of the UK’s most experienced animation producers. Her work has received three Academy Award® nominations, including most recently Best Animated Film for Shaun The Sheep Movie. At Aardman she took leadership roles in every area of the business and has been the Producer of many acclaimed animated shorts, commercials and ground-breaking television series, including the Rose D’Or winning Creature Comforts and the Emmy and BAFTA award winning Shaun the Sheep. Lockhart also developed and produced the Academy Award® nominated feature film The Pirates! Band of Misfits (UK title In An Adventure With Scientists) for Sony Pictures.