Ian McCue is the current producer for Thomas & Friends. 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 shorts for the official YouTube channel.
He launched and ran Festivus, an animation networking and social event, for seven 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.