Meet The Team

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Cat Harris

Director of Publicity and MD – Personal Publicity, Film Consultancy, Media Management

cat@flashforwardpublicity.com | +44 (0)7973353679

Cat Harris set up FlashForward Publicity in July 2009 after undertaking the role of Acting Head of UK Theatrical Publicity at The Walt Disney Studios UK.

Now with 15 years experience in the film industry, Cat heads up the team with Alice Lumley at FlashForward Publicity – a boutique agency specialising in bespoke publicity services.

Over 3 years Cat has built the agency to include a roster of emerging British talent, a client database including leading international and independent film studios & a prominent UK cinema chain.  Most recently the agency now includes a stand alone digital department.

Previously Cat was Publicity Manager at Universal Pictures UK prior to which worked for three of the UK’s most prestigious entertainment PR agencies: Premier PR, Henry’s House and Freud Communications.

Past film campaigns include: Shrek 2, Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, The Bourne Ultimatum and Burn After Reading. Cat has been involved in the media management of a number of major UK film premieres including Charlie’s Angels, The Matrix and Charlie and The Chocolate Factory.

Additionally Cat has talent handled high calibre US and UK stars both in London and Cannes including Mark Wahlberg, Joseph Fiennes, Samuel L Jackson, Uma Thurman, Jennifer Anniston, Dame Julie Andrews, Jake Gyllenhal, Natalie Portman, Kylie Minogue, Bruce Willis, Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Cate Blanchett, Frank Langella, Ang Lee and James McAvoy.

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Alice Lumley

Director of Digital Publicity – Digital Publicity, Social Media

alice@flashforwardpublicity.com | +44 (0)7740336009

Alice Lumley joined FlashForward Publicity to set up the Online Division in 2011.  Within the first year, she had secured accounts with some of the UK’s largest studios and Independents including Disney, Warner Bros and Momentum.

Alice previously worked at specialist digital PR agency Way To Blue leading on digital PR and social media campaigns for Sony Pictures Releasing, publicising the full annual roster of films from This Is It to The Social Network, The Karate Kid, Salt, Cemetery Junction, Eat Pray Love, Grown Ups and Easy A ; campaigns for Universal Pictures including Inglourious Basterds, Paul, The American, A Serious Man, 9, The Invention of Lying and Coraline and digital campaigns for Independents including Metrodome’s Rabbit Hole.  Alice was also at the helm of a number of pan European campaigns include Disney’s Confessions of A Shopaholic and Tron.

Before specialising in online publicity Alice spent seven years working on a variety of high profile corporate, film, theatre, television and event clients at leading entertainment publicity agency Premier PR where Cat and Alice first met, including Sony Pictures Television International, Wall to Wall, Kudos Film & TV Productions (Life on Mars, Ashes to Ashes), The History Channel (Hidden House Histories) and Hachette Filipacchi (ELLE Style Awards).


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Anna Bosworth

Social Media Comms Manager

anna@flashforwardpublicity.com | +44 (0)7890 031729

Anna is a specialist Social Media Comms Manager who works with FlashForward Publicity on all our social media strands.  In the past she has worked on brand, marketing, social media and publicity campaigns for Disney, P&G, Comic Relief, Xbox, iTunes, Paramount, Universal, PlayStation, Box Clever Theatre, Mr. Kipling Cakes, T4, Vero Moda, Weetos, Half Moon Theatre, Punchdrunk and Sense Theatre.

In addition she also works as a freelance Applied Theatre practitioner, specialising in social media, technology, DIY video and devising with theatre practice for young people.

Anna recently completed her MA in Applied Theatre at Central School of Speech and Drama.