Meet The Team

Eoghan Burke - VP of International Sales
Office location: Dublin
+353 (87) 251 7136
eoghan@101-films.com
    Dublin based Eoghan is a veteran of the entertainment industry with 29 years experience; He spent a number of years in Virgin Megastore Dublin, and the independent retail sector. He then moved to Sony Music who had an exclusive sales & distribution agreement with CIC, which was a forerunner to UIP. CIC was a partnership between Universal Pictures, Paramount and Dream Works. With the emergence of Sell thru they expanded their sales and distribution offering to include VCI, BBC, Channel 4, Granada, Contender, Medusa, Abbey, HIT, e One, and ITV. He left Sony as Head of Sales and joined Lace Digital Media,(Trinity Creative Partnership) where he replicated what he had been doing in Sony Music representing a large number of UK based film studios. As part of his growing remit he has taken on International sales for 101, for new content, all rights, worldwide attending all the major markets, Berlin, MIPTV, Marché Du Film, TIFF, MIPCOM and AFM.
    Michael Walker - EVP Acquisitions and Sales
    Office location: Toronto
    +1 (905) 399 7980
    michael@101-films.com

      Michael brings more than 25 years of experience to the Wonderfilm Global team with a well-rounded knowledge of all aspects of the film and television industry. In addition to working  on the sales and acquisition sides of the business in his previous position as President of Cloud Ten Pictures, Michael also has a successful track record in packaging and producing independent feature films. Michael was instrumental in revitalizing the multi-million dollar "Left Behind" film franchise that resulted in a wide screen release throughout North America. More recently Michael, produced the re-imagining of David Cronenberg’s Rabid.

      Michael understand the challenges Producers face in getting their films into production and works closely with our producing partners in packaging and financing their films. Michael is based in Toronto and makes frequent trips to Los Angeles to meet with our distribution and production partners.

      Andy Lyon - Managing Director
      Office location: Manchester
      +44 (0) 7989 859044
      andy@101-films.com

      Andy Lyon is a serial entrepreneur in the film distribution business, with film sales experience dating back to 1994.  In 2003 at 28 years old Lyon co-founded one of the UK’s largest Home Entertainment Sales & Distribution business, using 10 years of experience to allow content owners direct access to UK retail from major supermarkets to independent record stores. Lyon remains at the head of Trinity Creative Partnership as MD which remains the UK’s largest independent sales organisations for content distribution in UK.

       In 2011, Lyon co-founded 101 Films, a UK based publisher of film & TV across Physical, Digital, TV and SVOD rights, after 3 years of rapid growth 101 films attracted investment and equity partners.  In September 2014, Amcomri Entertainment Group became partners in 101 films and after significant investment in film rights, combined with the acquisition of Metrodome Group and the entire library of Palisades Tartan 101 has become one of the UK’s most recognizable and largest Independent publishers with Lyon at the head of that business also as MD. 

       In 2016 out of the ashes of the Metrodome Group and the now dissolved Hollywood Classics, Lyon relaunched this business as Hollywood Classics International Limited which today services the catalogue licensing of most major studios Twentieth Century Fox, Sony Pictures, Paramount and Universal Pictures. Fast forward to 2019 and the founding of 101 Films International and  Wonderfilm Global Sales, a newly formed worldwide sales agency co-owned by Wonderfilm Media Corporation and 101 Films, with a potential slate of over $200m of movies planned across 2019 and 2020. Andy Lyon sits as CEO

      Steve Davey - Head of Acquisitions
      Office location: London
      +44 (0) 7712 601708
      steve@101-films.com
      Steve has over 20 years experience in the entertainment industry, staring with UK retailer HMV where he spent 5 years dealing directly with all film studios and mini-majors, negotiating terms and deals on nationwide promotions. Starting in 2011, Steve has been Head of Acquisitions at 101 Films, successfully buying to fill a busy release schedule ever since. Since the start of 2019 he has been working as part of the International team, developing filmmaker relationships and acquiring titles for world sales. Steve works alongside VP of Sales and EVP of Acquisitions to bring a widest variety of commercial content to market.