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The Brothers McLeod | Author
The Knight Sir Louis series is from the brains of award-winning sibling duo, The Brothers McLeod. Myles is a screenwriter, author, and poet; and Greg is an illustrator, director, and animator. As the Brothers McLeod, they have written, produced, and directed short films, children’s series, and numerous other original animations. Their new animated series, Circle Square, came out on Channel 5’s Milkshake in the summer of 2021. They’ve won a Children’s BAFTA and were nominated for a BAFTA Film Award in the Short Animation category and count Aardman, the BBC, Disney, Dreamworks, Royal Shakespeare Company, and the London Science Museum as clients. Myles’ writing credits also include pre-school TV hits The Octonauts, Tilly and Friends, the Clangers and Hey Duggee. Their Knight Sir Louis books are madcap adventures full of laugh out loud humour, zany illustrations, haikus and comic strips.
What we can do for you
For KS2 children
Knight Sir Louis – Create Your Own Knight workshop
The Brothers McLeod will help the students create a knight or wizard character, a comedy adventure story in six panels and show them how to draw Knight Sir Louis step-by-step. Based on the successful Knight Sir Louis books, this workshop has already toured successfully in a variety of Midlands’ schools with authors aloud and as an online webinar.