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Happy Owl Media, Inc. is a Brooklyn based documentary and docuseries Production Company that was founded by partners Kathy Minton and Pauline Mason. With over 20 years of combined production experience and 300 hours of television shows, Happy Owl Media prides itself on great storytelling, compelling characters and cinematic style. Our clients include Investigation Discovery, OWN, Oxygen,  Nickelodeon and Travel Channel.  

 
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THE TEAM

Kathy Minton is an Executive Producer/Showrunner involved in all aspects of production, including development, writing and art direction.  She has created and produced multiple series, documentaries and award winning childrens' programming. Highlights include:

  • Launching networks and shows. Part of original team that launched Oxygen, with Oprah and Carsey Werner. Created and showran ID's first flagship show, "The Shift", which ran for 26 episodes and 3 seasons. Part of the original team to launch NextNewNetworks which sold to YouTube/Google.

  • Creator, Showrunner, Executive Producer for 86 episodes of Nickelodeon's "Gullah Gullah Island". A show that Buzzfeed calls "the only kid show that matters."

  • Winning awards including Emmy nomination, Webby, Gracie, NAACP Image nomination, WIN nomination and multiple Parent's Choice Gold awards.

Pauline Mason is an Executive Producer and Post Production Supervisor who also writes, supervises field production and develops shows. Highlights include:

  • Running post for multiple productions and networks, including Oxygen, and most recently, Emmy nominated and 2020 Critic's Choice Award winner "Somebody Feed Phil" for Netflix.

  • Hiring and managing multiple production crews and editors around the globe.

 
 

FOR KIDS

RUSTY'S TREEHOUSE

Coming Soon

Interactive preschool app. Learn all about squirrels! Help Rusty build his nest, pick colors and sing along with Rusty. Designed by Joey Ahlbum.

LET'S GO TO THE JUNGLE

Coming Soon

An interactive alphabet learning app. Jungle creatures from A to Z. Coloring pages, jungle sounds and more. Written by Kathy Minton and designed and illustrated by Laila Hills.

LET'S GO TO THE JUNGLE

Coming Soon

Sample coloring pages, letter tracing and read along text.

BABY BOTS IN OUTER SPACE

Ebook Coming Soon

Book series teaching preschoolers about outer space. Written by Kathy Minton with character design and illustration by Joey Ahlbum.

 
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