We have two companies under Thunderbird Entertainment, Atomic Cartoons and Great Pacific Media. Atomic, founded in 1999, produces award-winning animation and GPM, founded in 2011, creates dynamic, award-winning factual and scripted content.
Atomic Cartoons is an artist-driven, multifaceted studio that includes some of North America’s most creative animators, directors, producers and writers.
Great Pacific Media
GPM develops, produces and finances factual, documentary, game show and reality television. We also create award-winning scripted programming in film and tv.
Thunderbird Entertainment was founded in 2003. With offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa and Los Angeles, we have more than 1400 creatives on our team. And though we all have our unique skills, techniques, niches and passions, one thing is true for us all: we are artists at our core.
Our Leadership Team
Our team has industry veterans, fresh talent and everything in between. We strive to be an inclusive leader in diversity, creativity and well-being. With a deep belief in the personal and professional rewards of an active work-life balance, we attract top talent and retain it.
Our Mission in Action
“Entertainment that makes the world a better place”
This means all our programming is progressive, dynamic and broad-minded. We explore and amplify diverse voices, perspectives and stories. Everything we put our name on and energy into is a conscious contribution to the world.
A Tight Focus on the Future
We are clear and specific about our strategic priorities. They include building franchises, developing and owning IP and expanding our international reach. With our vertical integration, expertise and transparency, we are building a large and growing library which delivers recurring revenue.
THE LAST KIDS ON EARTH leaps from book to Netflix to toys. Next stop: billion-dollar franchise.
… adapting to remote work and capitalizing on the demand for animated content to keep its 1,000 employees working.
Pilot of Atomic’s Molly of Denali listed as one of the Best TV Episodes of 2019.
Rick and Morty Pringles commercial from Atomic called one of the best commercials.