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for TV, Film, Commercials and Theatre.

Olly is a specialist puppeteer for TV,Film, Commercials and theatre. He performs all kinds of puppets and is often called to act as a master puppeteer when leading/directing/co-ordinating a team of puppeteers or performers, and sometimes nurturing new performers.

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The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance


Olly is announced by Netflix and The Jim Henson Company as one of the 12 core perfromers for the forthcoming 10 part series based on The Dark Crystal movie.


STAR WARS VIII

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In this installment of the saga Olly was a performer of various puppets, animatronic creatures, such as Slowen Lo, and droids. He also was the puppeteer of the ironing droid, well how else do the First Order press their uniforms?

TRAVELODGE: That's Travelodgical!

Olly is Lead Puppeteer and Puppet Co-ordinator for this campaign. He performs Alex the businessman for social Media content and live appearances.

 

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For the 20th Anniversary series of the Teletubbbies Olly was asked to take on performing the 'Noo-Noo'. Advising on new changes to it's controls Olly was able to fulfill his brief to bring more character and dexterity to the Noo Noo as it took a more active part in the narratives of the new series.


New Series epsiodes now on Cbeebies and BBC Iplayer

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Get Well Soon Hospital 

wins the Children's BAFTA


Olly was fortunate to be on stage alongside Dr Ranj and the production team as they collected the award for best live action pre-school show of the 2018 Awards

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SOLO: A Star Wars Story

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Olly was one half of the Twins from the Sabaac scene as well as various animatronic creatures and droids across the film. 

HP: The Show


For this campaign Olly was the puppetry consultant and lead puppeteer. Advising on best staging and construction of the puppets as well as bringing together the team of puppeteers.

Get Well Soon Hospital series 2


The second series of the popular medical show presented by Dr Ranj Singh, where Olly plays Riz, is airing on the CBeebies channel and BBC iPlayer.

CBeebies still airs the original Get Well Soon series with episodes also available on iPlayer. Songs from the show and the original series are available on the Official Get Well Soon YouTube channel.

Get Well Soon Hospital previously won the Children's BAFTA in the'best interactive- adapted' category!

STAR WARS VII

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In The Force Awakens, Olly was one of five inside the enormous Happabore, performed various animatronic faces, and was the puppeteer of the character Sonsigo.