Skunk was created back in 2008 in NYC by Matt Factor and has since opened offices in Los Angeles and most recently in London (2016).
Skunk London represents ten directors from the US roster; Andrew Dominik, Brent Harris, Brian Lee Hughes, Glendyn Ivin, Jonathan Augustavo, Paul Minor, Raf Wathion, Saman Kesh and Jim Hosking.
Between them they boast over a billion views on YouTube and have made films for hundreds of the biggest brands ranging from BMW to Burger King to Geico to Nike. Working with talents such as Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Macklemore, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell and Ben Stiller on commercials, features, short films and music videos.
Since opening the UK office they have added to their already stellar roster by signing Ehsan B, Georgi Banks-Davies, Luc Janin and most recently Ben Strebel.
They have been awarded, amongst others, 9 Cannes Lions plus 10 nominations, Gold awards at the British Arrows and Creative Circle awards. Silvers and Bronzes at the Clio Awards, Ciclope Festival and The One Show. They have been Creativity’s Production Company A-List twice, in a Standout spot in 2015 and have had two Academy Award nominations.
The move to the UK saw
Kate Taylor appointed as Skunk London’s Managing Director/Executive Producer,
bringing a wealth of experience to the Skunk family. Kate has previously
produced for a number of London’s leading production companies including Rattling
Stick, Sonny, Biscuit Filmworks and Outsider amongst many others. Kate
has the sole intention of producing fantastic work with talent that she loves
and bringing significant London exposure to the already well-established US
Skunk is a company that prides itself on producing consistently creative and award-winning work, and by successfully exposing London and European talent into the Skunk fold for exposure on both sides of the pond.