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JOHN O'HAGAN IS HUNGRY (MAN) FOR MORE.
19 August 2020

Hungry Man alumnus John O'Hagan has rejoined the company for global representation.

The Irishman originally joined Bryan Buckley's outfit in 1997, when they "were all working out of someone's brother's New York apartment huddling in a corner for conference calls because all of this construction work going on in the background".

Over twenty years later, O'Hagan brings a stacked showreel to Hungry Man's significantly less, well, cramped operation.


Basketball fan Buckley describes O'Hagan as a "monster talent" akin to LeBron James returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014. "I just wish," Buckley adds, "that John would sell season tickets to his shoots".


I love that over the years Hungry Man have continued to evolve and surprise and stay completely on top of their game.

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Meanwhile, O'Hagan is pleased to be reunited with the man he regards as a mentor: "It's an honour to be back in the fold at Hungry Man where I got my start. For me, it's a company with not only tremendous talent but also truly enjoyable and genuine people".


The Prague-based director adds: "There is a clear desire to make great work. In this business where creativity never stands still. I love that over the years Hungry Man has continued to evolve and surprise and stay completely on top of their game.”

For more on how John O'Hagan can tackle your next brief, ring Hungry Man's Jo Maitland-Robinson on 020 7239 4550 or email jo@hungryman.com.

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