Ian McCue is the current producer for Thomas & Friends at HiT Entertainment. During the fifteenth season, he served as a line producer alongside Denise Green. He worked alongside Halim Jabbour until Jabbour left the series. He also wrote the Thomas' Comedy Showtime and The Great Railway Show shorts for the official YouTube channel, as well as Thomas & Friends in 4-D: Bubbling Boilers.
He launched and ran Festivus, an animation networking and social event for years. He has overseen the production of some of the UK's best loved children's TV series. In 2011, he won the Beyond the Call of Duty Award for his time as a children's producer.