Lila Hannou

VP Creative Development and Strategy at Ellipse Animation

Lila Hannou joined M6 in 2001 as Marketing Research Analyst at M6 Publicité. Showing interests in animation, she was then in charge of monitoring youth programming (from 2006 to 2011) before being appointed Manager for the Coordination of Youth Programming in 2012. In 2015, she was appointed Director of the Youth Programming Unit in charge of the production of animated programs and M6 Kid. Thanks to the merger with Gulli, she became Director for Animation co productions and pre-buys for M6 Group (M6, Gulli, Tiji, Canal J…). Since September 2021, she is VP creative development and strategy for Ellipse Animation. In the last 2 decades she had the chance to work on international series such as Alvin and the Chipmunks, Paddington or The smurfs…