Kevin Gillis

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Kevin Gillis
Born 1951 (age 65–66)
Chesterville, Ontario, Canada. Attended Opeongo High School in the Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada
Occupation Producer, Writer, Director, Songwriter, Composer
Years active 1970s to present

Kevin Gillis is a producer, writer, singer-songwriter and former TV host mainly known for his work in animation. He is famous for creating the Raccoons franchise [1] as well as other cartoons such as Atomic Betty and Producing Parker. He was also host of the fitness show Yes You Can and was originally managing director at Breakthrough Animation. Gillis is co-founder and CEO of Skywriter Media & Entertainment Group which develops, produces and distributes television and other forms of media. He was also President of Skyreader Media Inc., an affiliated company of Skywriter Media & Entertainment Group, which produces, develops and distributes interactive e-books.




  • The Christmas Raccoons (1980)
  • The Raccoons on Ice (1981)
  • The Raccoons and the Lost Star (1983)
  • The Raccoons: Let's Dance! (1984)
  • The Raccoons (1985–1991)
  • The Nutcracker Prince (1990)
  • Jimmy Two-Shoes (2009)





  1. ^ "Ottawa Citizen". 1984-04-11. Retrieved 2012-10-23. 
  2. ^ "Ottawa Citizen". 1981-11-02. Retrieved 2012-10-23. 

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