Liverpool born, Raymond Pickard, accomplished child actor from the age of 11, largely known for his portrayal of Spud Spiller in The Borrowers (1997) and Washington Otis in The Canterville Ghost. Performing various roles on British television throughout childhood, Raymond was also the leading role as Billy Casper, in Barry Hines’, Kes (West Yorkshire Playhouse).
In addition to his love for acting and producing, his passions grew into writing, art and photography where he studied at Leeds Metropolitan University achieving a Foundation Degree in Film and Television Production and a BA in Film and Moving Image specialising in screenwriting, directing and producing.
Harrogate born, Rachael Swinburn, studied English and Drama at college. After a brief stint as a model in London and as a self-proclaimed wild child she was sent to a finishing school for ladies. She worked in the newspaper, legal and medical industries before moving to New York for two years, travelling and working throughout the USA. On return to home ground she set up her own proofreading and transcription company whilst writing short unpublished novels in her spare time.