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 2016-2017 Kiva Can Do (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Bumpy Biking (2017)
 2014 Rocka-Bye Island (TV Series) (script - 3 episodes)
- King for a Day (2014) ... (script)
- A Model Day (2014) ... (script)
- Mile High (2014) ... (script)
 2013-2014 Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch (TV Series short) (2 episodes)
- Hurry Scurry (2014)
- No Time (2013)
 2011 Sokator-442 (TV Movie)
 2007 Wobblyland (TV Series)
 2004 The Tale of Jack Frost (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 2004 The Way Things Work (TV Series)
 2003 Bionicle: Mask of Light (Video) (story)
 2002 Lapitch the Little Shoemaker (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2001 Bionicle Toa Mata Animations (Video short) (concept developed by)
 2001 Bionicle: The Legend of Mata Nui (Video Game) (concept developed by)
 1999 The Baskervilles (TV Mini Series) (scenarist - 13 episodes)
- Doomsday Tuesday (1999) ... (scenarist)
- Beauty and the Bunny (1999) ... (scenarist)
- The Not So Great Escape (1999) ... (scenarist)
- Right Trousers, Wrong Brian (1999) ... (scenarist)
- Old Saint Nick (1999) ... (scenarist)
 1996 Hot Rod Dogs & Cool Car Cats (TV Series short) (written by - 1 episode)
- Back to School (1996) ... (written by - as Alistair Swinnerton)
 1995 The Legends of Treasure Island (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- One for All (1995)
- Double Cross (1995)
- The Oracle (1995)
- Allegiance (1995)
- Dragon (1995)
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Alternate Names:

Alistair Swinnerton

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Co-creator of The LEGO Company's famous Bionicle franchise. Swinnerton proposed to name the principal characters after terms taken from the language of the Maori people of New Zealand. He also drafted a script for the movie Bionicle: Mask of Light (2003), which was eventually discarded.

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