Keith Shackleton in the early 1960s

Keith Shackleton (born March 25th, 1929) was head of merchandising for A.P. Films / Century 21. His bowler hat featured in 30 Minutes After Noon.

An interview with Shackleton, conducted by Marcus Hearn, was published in Thunderbirds – A Complete Guide to the Classic Series.


  • He suggested to Gerry Anderson that the company name should change to Century 21.