Barbara Slade began her screenwriting career in London when her first show ‘Brown Bear’s Wedding’ starring Helena Bonham Carter aired on ITV, Christmas day. It sold to most countries as well as the Disney Channel, and was nominated for five Emmy awards including ‘Best Writer’. Barbara returned to America where she continued her career, writing and developing children’s series for Nickelodeon, Disney, Fox and most other networks. She has written features for both Working Title and Disney and received numerous awards including a ‘Humanitas’ for one of her episodes of ‘Rugrats’. Barbara now lives in London, under a new ‘highly skilled’ residency program, yet travels extensively writing and developing shows for the international market. As Head Writer, some of her credits include: ‘Angelina Ballerina’ (ITV/PBS) ‘Rotten Ralph’ (FOX/BBC/NICKELODEON) and ‘My Teen Genie’, a new live action series in development with The Family Channel.