Based in Paris, France, Media Valley is specialized in the production of content for kids and families, ranging from animated TV series and features to live action series.
Founded in 2010 and owned by Natalie Altmann, former head of children’s programs at French private broadcaster M6, Media Valley is currently producting a slate of animated and live action series aimed at the international market (among which Zoom the White Dolphin – 52 x 13’ for TF1 and Les Triplés – 78 x 7’ for France Televisions).
On top of developing her own IPs, Natalie Altmann is working as consultant and executive producer on several projects, including a new CGI 3D animated feature based on Asterix, the well known character from Goscinny and Uderzo.
An animation industry expert, Natalie Altmann launched in 2010 her own consulting and production company, Media Valley. Media Valley is specialized in the development and production of high-end children and family projects, whether for cinema or television.
Natalie Altmann was the Head of Children’s Programmes at French private broadcaster M6, from 1997 to 2009, where she developed a diversified Youth Activities Pole, ranging from in house production, animation co-production, to acquisition and programming. In addition to her broadcasting responsibilities, she created and oversaw M6 Studio, the M6 production company dedicated to animation and fiction, and produced the animated feature film Asterix and the Vikings, released in 2006, as well as the animated series Little Nick based on the books Le Petit Nicolas by Goscinny and Sempé.
Before joining M6, Natalie Altmann was Head of Development at Saban International Paris, where she supervised, from 1992 to 1997, the development and writing of numerous animated series for the French, European and international markets.
Graduated from the Paris Institute of Political Studies, Natalie Altmann also holds a Master of Arts in Communication, from the Annenberg School for Communication (University of Southern California in Los Angeles).
Former artistic advisor at M6 Kids, Hervé Nadler is a writer and scriptwriter specialized in animation.
After studying Philosophy, Hervé became a scenario analyst and critic for M6 Kids and M6 Films, in 2007. In 2010, he started working as an artistic director at M6 Kids before joining Genao Production, where he supervised and coordinated the writing of "Scary Larry", an animated series of 13 minute-episodes for Canal +. After that, he worked as an independent writer on several projects.
In 2012, he joined Natalie Altmann, at Media Valley, as head writer on the animated series "ZOOM the White Dolphin". He also takes part in the development of the company's other projects.
After two years of intensive courses in Literature, Philosophy, History, Geography, Languages and Theater at the Lycée Fénelon, in Paris, Kaycie entered ESCP Europe's Master in Management Programm in 2011. She now studies Business while pursuing her artistic activities (Dubbing, Voice-overs, Musicals, Theater, Concerts, etc ).
She is, among others, the English voice of Zoe in "The new adventures of Lassie" (TF1), Zia in "The Mysterious Cities of Gold" (Blue Spirit), Kunoichi in "Mini Ninjas" (TF1) and various Fruit and Vegetables in Disney Studio's "Come and get it" ("A table les enfants!").
She joined Media Valley in 2013 as a Production Assistant.
ALEXIA DE BEAUVOIR-CARGILL
After working 10 years for various companies specialized in Cinema and Audiovisual Productions (La Petite Reine, Cipango...), Alexia de Beauvoir started her own Administrative and Financial Consulting company specialized in Audiovisual Productions (cinema, television, animation, fiction and documentaries) in 2011.