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Born and raised in Colorado, Chris Sanders fell in love with animation at the age of ten after seeing Ward Kimball animated shorts on 'The Wonderful World of Disney'. He began drawing, and applied to CalArts after his grandmother told him about the animation program at the school. He majored in character animation, and graduated in 1984, moving on... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Lilo & Stitch
Lilo & Stitch Writer
(2002)
The Croods
The Croods Writer
(2013)
The Lion King
The Lion King Writer
(1994)

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 2010 How to Train Your Dragon (screenplay)
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 1998 Mulan (screenplay by - as Christopher Sanders)
 1994 The Lion King (story)
 1992 Aladdin (story)
 1991 Beauty and the Beast (story - as Christopher Sanders)
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Nickname:

Stitch

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Pisces

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