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Lee Pressman is an English scriptwriter, author and producer. He was an episode writer for Thomas & Friends. He wrote for the series in 2002, 2011 and then from 2014-2017. He has written an overall total of 25 episodes.

He has also written material for other children's television shows such as "Button Moon," "Rainbow", "Fireman Sam", "Mike and Angelo", "Angelina Ballerina", "Dennis and Gnasher", "Little Princess", "Bob the Builder", "The Secret Show", and "Danger Mouse" (the 2015 version). He was the head writer and script editor for "Shaun the Sheep" and the head writer for "Rastamouse". He also worked as an executive producer for the 1994 "Rainbow". He also created the "T-Bag" franchise, which featured John Hasler as T-Shirt.

Previously he worked as a primary school teacher for nine years.

Episodes Written

Series 7

Series 17

Series 19

Series 20

Series 21

Series 22


  • He met Wilbert Awdry once, which makes him one of two members of the CGI series production team to have met him face to face, the other being Sam Wilkinson.


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