Emmy winner will head GigaPix Studio

David Pritchard has been appointed prexy at animation and f/x house GigaPix Studio.

An exec producer and five-time Emmy winner for such series as “The Simpsons,” “King of the Hill” and “Family Guy,” Pritchard is the former president-CEO of Film Roman.

Pritchard has just begun production on “Ben & Izzy,” a CG series he created that’s being produced in Amman, Jordan, and Manila. His partners in the series include King Abdullah of Jordan and several prominent U.S. and Arab investors.

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