Jon is the original Lucky Cat – his dedication to all things visual inspired him to start up our post house 10 years ago and his drive has resulted in a showcase of inspired work.
As a prolific user of Autodesk Flame with over 20 years of experience, Jon’s grading, graphic design and online editing skills show off his creative talent.
Chris Matthews – Colourist and Flame Op
Chris has been the colourist at Lucky Cat for the last 6 years. In which time he has worked on Feature films, documentary and comedy programming, commercials, broadcast promos and music videos alike.
He prides himself on his quality of grade and technical acumen. Making easy work of the more complicated workflows and projects.
Craig Budd – Senior Sound Engineer
Craig is a multi-talented sound engineer with a strong background in music production. After moving up the ranks at Channel 4, he has been a Senior Sound Operator at Lucky Cat for over 8 years.
He is well known for his creative expertise in sound design and composing. He is a client favourite due to his enthusiasm and creative problem-solving.
Lauren Skelton – Post Producer
Lauren is our Senior Producer with 15 years of experience under her belt, working for a range of clients such as Disney, Channel 4 and creative agencies. She is a huge fan of all TV and absolutely loves working in the industry to feed her telly addiction.
She has also just joined the motherhood club and back from maternity leave with new expert levels of multi-tasking skills!
Lewis Shacklady – Junior Audio Op
Lewis has been promoted from an Edit Assistant to Junior Audio Op and is mainly working on short-form projects for clients such as Channel 4.
He has a degree in Music Technology and in his free time, Lewis enjoys making music and songwriting with friends.
James Findlater – Junior Audio Op
James has climbed his way up from being Lucky Cat’s Edit Assistant to a Junior Audio Op and now is working on many short-form projects.
James has a degree in Sound Technology and spends his free time playing guitar in his band, as well as producing and mixing music.
Magda Kania – Bookings Coordinator
Magda provides support to our clients, sorts out our bookings and assists Lauren in running the Lucky Cat studio.
She spends her free time learning the magic of colour grading, reading norse mythology books and writing.
Alex Reid - Transfer Assistant
Alex provides technical assistance to clients and the ops on a daily basis, as well as ensuring the smooth running of the studio.
She has a degree in Editing and Post Production from Ravensbourne. In her free time she likes to play sports and keeping up to date with the latest films and tv shows.