Tony Jopia was born in Iquique, Chile. Political problems in his native country forced his father to immigrate with him to England. Tony grew up in Liverpool and later studied Film and Television production in Suffolk. After graduating he was offered a producer’s position at British Satellite Broadcasting. Since then, as a Multi award-winning Creative Director/Producer, Tony has taken part in and lead creative teams that have undertaken massive broadcasting challenges, such as the launch of BSB, Carlton Television, FilmFour, CITV, Challenge TV, Trouble and various Disney Channels in Europe as Head of Creative. In 2008, Tony began his career as Creative Consultant for Sony Pictures Television working mainly for their International Channels. In 2011, he was made Creative Director of Sony’s UK and Western Europe channels, managing teams producing the creative for Movies, Entertainment, Kids and Music Channels. After establishing Jopia Productions he has made a number of commissioned television shows for Flextech, ITV and prestigious Saturday morning children televisions on CITV. In the last 10 years he has also directed 4 feature films that have all received global releases. In 2019 he will be making 2 more features due for release in 2020.