Allan both originates his own material and enjoys being part of a writing team on formatted shows.
Recent animation work includes GO JETTERS 2 for CBeebies and a 10-part Primary Music animation series for Sun and Moon Studios/BBC Bitesize. He worked with CBBC Interactive to develop the game for the international hit THE NEXT STEP. Other animation work includes LITTLE PEOPLE (Hit/Mattel, producer Rick Siggelkow, 2015); NUMTUMS 2 for CBeebies; TREE FU TOM (CBeebies/Fremantle, USA) and TILLY AND FRIENDS (Jam Media, Ireland/CBeebies).
Allan has also done significant development work on: DR JIM for producer Helen Braiden and Pixel Circus; BUGGLEBURY for Bloomin’ Marvellous; and ZEAMU for Fiona Case and Barbara Bishop at Zeamu Ltd.
His hugely popular books for pre-school children the most recent of which is TEDDY CHRISTMAS (Ravette Publishing, 2017) also perform strongly in ‘app’ form. Allan’s original pre-school ‘app’ THE CHICKEN AND THE EGG is available on i-Tunes.
Allan is pioneering torytelling and entertainment opportunities in the interactive space. Billed as ‘the world’s first interactive zombie movie’ THE HUNTING was written, produced and directed by Allan.
Allan’s virtual reality live action game THE BUNKER which he conceived, wrote and directed launched in September 2016 and immediately struck a chord with viewers for its strong narrative drive and stunning visuals. It was nominated in the Game category at the BAFTA Cymru Awards 2017 and was also nominated in three categories including ‘Game of the Year’ in the Games Industry Awards.
Allan’s fabulous children’s interactive entertainment cookery series THE BAKING BEARS http://in.fm/v/An88BM is under licence to WildBrain Entertainment, a subsidiary of DHX Media and has nearly 1m views to date on YouTube.