Directors of Animation

by christophershobris | created - 03 Jun 2017 | updated - 09 Jun 2017 | Public

1. Dean DeBlois

Writer | How to Train Your Dragon

Dean DeBlois is a Canadian writer, director, and producer known best for having co-written and co-directed Disney's Lilo & Stitch (2002) and Dreamworks' How to Train Your Dragon (2010), both Oscar nominated. While working as an assistant animator and layout artist for Hinton Animation Studios ...

2. Chris Sanders

Writer | Lilo & Stitch

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 ...

3. Jennifer Yuh Nelson

Director | Kung Fu Panda 2

Jennifer Yuh Nelson was born on May 7, 1972 in South Korea. She is known for her work on Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011), Kung Fu Panda (2008) and Dark City (1998).

4. Mark Osborne

Director | Kung Fu Panda

Mark Osborne was born on September 17, 1970 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as Mark Randolph Osborne. He is a director and producer, known for Kung Fu Panda (2008), Le Petit Prince (2015) and More (1998).

5. John Stevenson

Director | Kung Fu Panda

John Stevenson is known for his work on Kung Fu Panda (2008), Shrek (2001) and Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003).

6. John Lasseter

Writer | Toy Story 2

Although born in Hollywood John and his twin sister, Johanna were raised in Wittier near Los Angeles. His parents were Jewell Mae (Risley), an art teacher, and Paul Eual Lasseter, a parts manager at a Chevrolet dealership. His mother's profession contributed to his interest in animation and ...

7. Andrew Stanton

Writer | WALL·E

Oscar-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton was raised in Rockport, Massachusetts. He was educated at The California Institute of the Arts (or "CalArts") in Los Angeles, where he studied character animation. After graduation, Stanton began working as a writer on the TV series Mighty Mouse: The New ...

8. Lee Unkrich

Editor | Coco

Lee Unkrich is an Academy Award-winning director at Pixar Animation Studios. He most recently directed Disney.Pixar's critically-acclaimed "Coco", which received the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature and Best Song.

As the director of Disney.Pixar's "Toy Story 3," Lee was also awarded an ...

9. Peter Sohn

Actor | The Good Dinosaur

Peter Sohn was born on October 18, 1977 in New York, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Good Dinosaur (2015), Monsters University (2013) and Ratatouille (2007). He is married to Anna Chambers.

10. Ralph Bakshi

Director | Wizards

Ralph Bakshi worked his way up from Brooklyn and became an animation legend. Born on October 29, 1938, in Haifa, Bakshi grew up in Brownsville after his family came to New York to escape World War II. Bakshi attended the Thomas Jefferson High School and was later transferred to the High School of ...

11. Ash Brannon

Director | Surf's Up

Ash Brannon is known for his work on Surf's Up (2007), Toy Story 2 (1999) and Rock Dog (2016).

12. Chris Buck

Director | Frozen

Chris Buck was born on February 24, 1958 in Wichita, Kansas, USA as Christopher James Buck. He is known for his work on Frozen (2013), Surf's Up (2007) and Tarzan (1999). He is married to Shelley Rae Hinton. They have three children.

13. Chris Miller

Actor | Puss in Boots

Chris Miller was born on January 20, 1968 as Christopher Matthew Miller. He is known for his work on Puss in Boots (2011), Penguins of Madagascar (2014) and Shrek the Third (2007). He has been married to Laura Gorenstein Miller since August 18, 1996.

14. Chris McKay

Director | The Lego Batman Movie

Chris McKay is a director and producer, known for The Lego Batman Movie (2017), The Lego Movie (2014) and Robot Chicken: Star Wars III (2010).

15. Chris Wedge

Actor | Ice Age

John Christian Wedge was born on March 20, 1957 in Binghamton, New York. After graduating from Fayetteville-Manlius High School, Wedge went to study at the State University of New York at Purchase, where he received a BFA in film, and soon after that he went on to study at Ohio State University, ...

16. Brian Fee

Director | Cars 3

Brian Fee is known for his work on Cars 3 (2017), WALL·E (2008) and Ratatouille (2007).

17. Rob Minkoff

Director | The Lion King

Rob Minkoff was born on August 11, 1962 in Palo Alto, California, USA as Robert Ralph Minkoff. He is a producer and director, known for The Lion King (1994), Stuart Little 2 (2002) and The Forbidden Kingdom (2008). He has been married to Crystal Kung since September 29, 2007.

18. Roger Allers

Director | The Lion King

Roger Allers was born on June 29, 1949 in Rye, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Lion King (1994), Aladdin (1992) and Beauty and the Beast (1991).

19. John Musker

Writer | Hercules

John Musker was born on November 8, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Edward Musker. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and Moana (2016). He has been married to Gale Warren since September 22, 1979. They have three children.

20. Ron Clements

Writer | Hercules

Ron Clements was born on April 25, 1953 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Ronald Francis Clements. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and The Princess and the Frog (2009). He has been married to Tamara Lee Glumace since February 25, 1989.

21. Glen Keane

Animation_department | Beauty and the Beast

Glen Keane was born on April 13, 1954 in Abington, Pennsylvania, USA. He is known for his work on Beauty and the Beast (1991), Tangled (2010) and Tarzan (1999). He has been married to Linda Hesselroth since August 3, 1975. They have two children.

22. Tony Leondis

Writer | The Emoji Movie

Tony Leondis was born on March 24, 1967 in New York City, New York, USA as Anthony A. Leondis. He is a writer and director, known for The Emoji Movie (2017), The Prince of Egypt (1998) and Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch (2005).

23. Tim Johnson

Director | Home

Tim Johnson is a director and producer, known for Home (2015), Over the Hedge (2006) and Antz (1998).

24. Chris Williams

Animation_department | Frozen

Chris Williams was born on April 23, 1968 in Missouri, USA as Christopher John Williams. He is known for his work on Frozen (2013), Big Hero 6 (2014) and Moana (2016). He has been married to Astrid Sealey since July 10, 2004. They have two children.

25. Byron Howard

Director | Zootopia

Byron Howard was born on December 26, 1968 in Misawa, Japan as Byron P. Howard. He is known for his work on Zootopia (2016), Tangled (2010) and Bolt (2008).

26. Tom McGrath

Writer | Madagascar

Born on August 7, 1964. Hometown is Lynnwood, Washington. Most popular as Skipper of Madagascar movies & the TV show, Penguins Of Madagascar & was a voice actor for Shrek 3 as Gary, Monsters vs Aliens as Wilson, Megamind as Lord Scott, & a bit part in Puss In Boots as a bar thief as well as being a...

27. David Soren

Writer | Turbo

David Soren is a director, writer, and actor known for Captain Underpants (2017), Turbo (2013), and Merry Madagascar (2009). A DreamWorks veteran of twenty years, Soren has worked as a story artist on "The Road to El Dorado," "Chicken Run" and "Shrek." He then served as the head of story on the hit...

28. Mike Mitchell

Actor | Monsters vs. Aliens

Mike Mitchell was born in Oklahoma city to parents, Robert Mitchell, and Julia Baker. He graduated from Putnam City North High School, having been deeply involved with their arts programs. He then left behind his small town and moved to Las Angeles to attend the California Institute of the Arts. ...

29. Andrew Adamson

Director | Shrek 2

Andrew Adamson was born on December 1, 1966 in Auckland, New Zealand. He is a producer and director, known for Shrek 2 (2004), The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) and Shrek (2001). He has been married to Gyulnara Karaeva since January 16, 2016. He was previously ...

30. Christopher Miller

Writer | The Lego Movie

Christopher Miller was born on September 23, 1975 in Everett, Washington, USA as Christopher Robert Miller. He is a producer and writer, known for The Lego Movie (2014), Clone High (2002) and 22 Jump Street (2014). He is married to Robyn Murgio. They have one child.

31. Nick Park

Writer | The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Nick Park was born on December 6, 1958 in Preston, Lancashire, England as Nicholas Wulstan Park. He is a writer and producer, known for The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005), Chicken Run (2000) and A Close Shave (1995).

32. Jennifer Lee

Writer | Frozen

Jennifer Lee was born on October 22, 1971 in Barrington. Rhode Island, USA as Jennifer Michelle Rebecchi. She is known for her work on Frozen (2013), Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and Zootopia (2016).

33. Eric Darnell

Writer | Madagascar

Eric Darnell is known for his work on Madagascar (2005), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) and Antz (1998).

34. Carlos Saldanha

Director | Rio

Carlos Saldanha is a Brazilian director of animated films. He was the director of Ice Age: The Meltdown (2006), Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009) and Rio (2011), and the co-director of Ice Age (2002) and Robots (2005).

Saldanha was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He left his hometown in 1991 to ...

35. Raman Hui

Director | Zhuo yao ji

Raman Hui was born in 1963. He is known for his work on Zhuo yao ji (2015), Shrek the Third (2007) and Shrek (2001).

36. Vicky Jenson

Director | Shrek

Vicky Jenson's career spans more than two decades in both animation and live action, and crosses the spectrum from TV to feature films to shorts including a commercial campaign for Old Navy of more than 40 spots with Anonymous Content and was at that time the only female feature film director they ...

37. Wolfgang Reitherman

Director | The AristoCats

Wolfgang Reitherman was a German-born American animator who was one of Disney's Nine Old Men.

He began working for Disney in 1933, along with future Disney legends Ward Kimball and Milt Kahl. The three worked together on a number of classic Disney shorts.

Reitherman directed several Disney animated ...

38. Chuck Jones

Actor | Gremlins

Starting as a cel washer, Chuck Jones worked his way up to animator and then director at the animation division of Warner Bros. He is famous for creating such beloved cartoon characters as Wile E. Coyote, Henery Hawk, Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian, Ralph Wolf, Road Runner, Sam Sheepdog, Sniffles,...

39. Joseph Barbera

Producer | ABC Afterschool Specials

Joseph Barbera was born on March 24, 1911 in Little Italy, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as Joseph Roland Barbera. He was a producer and director, known for ABC Afterschool Specials (1972), The Smurfs (1981) and Scooby-Doo (2002). He was married to Sheila Holden and Dorothy Earl. He died ...

40. William Hanna

Producer | ABC Afterschool Specials

William Hanna was born on July 14, 1910 in Melrose, New Mexico, USA as William Denby Hanna. He was a producer and director, known for ABC Afterschool Specials (1972), The Flintstones (1994) and The Smurfs (1981). He was married to Violet Blanch Wogatzke. He died on March 22, 2001 in North Hollywood...

41. Richard Rich

Director | The Black Cauldron

Richard Rich is a director and producer, known for The Black Cauldron (1985), The Fox and the Hound (1981) and The Swan Princess (1994).

42. Kevin Lima

Director | Enchanted

Kevin Lima was born on June 12, 1962 in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA. He is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), A Goofy Movie (1995) and Tarzan (1999). He is married to Brenda Chapman. They have one child.

43. Aaron Blaise

Director | Brother Bear

Aaron Blaise was born on February 17, 1968. He is known for his work on Brother Bear (2003), Aladdin (1992) and Pocahontas (1995).

44. Kirk DeMicco

Writer | The Croods

Kirk DeMicco was born on May 15, 1969 in Wyckoff, New Jersey, USA as James Kirk DeMicco. He is a writer and director, known for The Croods (2013), Racing Stripes (2005) and Space Chimps (2008).

45. Rich Moore

Director | Wreck-It Ralph

Rich Moore was born on May 10, 1963 in Oxnard, California, USA. He is known for his work on Wreck-It Ralph (2012), Zootopia (2016) and Futurama (1999).

46. Seth MacFarlane

Writer | Family Guy

Seth Woodbury MacFarlane was born in the small New England town of Kent, Connecticut, where he lived with his mother, Ann Perry (Sager), an admissions office worker, his father, Ronald Milton MacFarlane, a prep school teacher, and his sister, Rachael MacFarlane, now a voice actress and singer. He ...

47. Mike Judge

Writer | Beavis and Butt-Head Do America

Mike Judge was born on October 17, 1962 in Guayaquil, Ecuador as Michael Craig Judge. He is a writer and producer, known for Beavis and Butt-Head Do America (1996), Beavis and Butt-Head (1993) and Silicon Valley (2014).

48. Craig McCracken

Writer | Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends

Craig McCracken has been interested in drawing and animation since the age of three. Some of his sources of inspiration are Japanese anime, Super Friends (1973), Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986) and Little Golden Books. After briefly considering a career as a comic book illustrator, McCracken studied ...

49. Gary Trousdale

Director | The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Gary Trousdale was born in La Crescenta, California. His fascination with animation was fostered as a child, where he drew cartoons from an elementary school age. He planned to become an architect, but decided instead to study animation at CalArts, where he studied for three years. He was hired in ...

50. Kirk Wise

Director | Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi

Kirk Wise was born on August 24, 1963 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is a director and writer, known for Spirited Away (2001), Beauty and the Beast (1991) and The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996).

51. Steve 'Spaz' Williams

Visual_effects | The Mask

Steve 'Spaz' Williams was born in Ontario, Canada. He is known for his work on The Mask (1994), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) and Jurassic Park (1993).

52. Friz Freleng

Producer | ABC Afterschool Specials

Friz Freleng was born Isadore Freleng on August 21, 1906 in Kansas City, Missouri. With no formal training in drawing, his first job as an animator was with United Film Advancement Services in 1924 at the age of 17. The first work Friz is credited with was for Disney Studios where he worked as an ...

53. Perce Pearce

Director | Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Former newspaperman, the son of a physician. He was a graduate from the Academy of Fine Arts in Chicago, having already started out as a cartoonist at the age of 16. He later joined the Disney Organisation, where he worked from 1935 to 1953. He was reputedly the model for 'Doc' in "Snow White and ...

54. Don Bluth

Director | Anastasia

Don Bluth was one of the chief animators at Disney to come to the mantle after the great one's death. He eventually became the animation director for such films as The Rescuers (1977) and Pete's Dragon (1977). Unfortunately, the quality of animation that Disney was producing at this point was not ...

55. Simon J. Smith

Director | Bee Movie

Simon J Smith is a 26 year computer graphics veteran with over 32 combined years of film, television, and post production experience in telling engaging stories with compelling characters. (Well, pardon me all over the place.) He is known mostly for his directing feature animation work at PDI/...

56. Simon Wells

Director | The Time Machine

Simon Wells was born in 1961. He is known for his work on The Time Machine (2002), The Prince of Egypt (1998) and Flushed Away (2006). He is married to Wendy Wells. They have two children.

57. Chris Sullivan

Director | Consuming Spirits

Christopher Sullivan is an animator, filmmaker and performance artist whose experimental film and theater work spans 30 years. His work has been shown in festivals, theaters and museums worldwide, including the Zagreb Animation Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, New York Short Film Festival, Black ...

58. Tomm Moore

Writer | Song of the Sea

Tomm Moore was born on January 7, 1977 in Newry, Northern Ireland. He is known for his work on Song of the Sea (2014), The Secret of Kells (2009) and The Prophet (2014).

59. Hayao Miyazaki

Director | Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi

Hayao Miyazaki is one of Japan's greatest animation directors. The entertaining plots, compelling characters, and breathtaking animation in his films have earned him international renown from critics as well as public recognition within Japan. The Walt Disney Company's commitment to introduce the ...

60. Brenda Chapman

Writer | Brave

Brenda Chapman was born on November 1, 1962 in Beason, Illinois, USA. She is known for her work on Brave (2012), The Prince of Egypt (1998) and The Lion King (1994). She is married to Kevin Lima. They have one child.

61. Steven Spielberg

Producer | Schindler's List

One of the most influential personalities in the history of cinema, Steven Spielberg is Hollywood's best known director and one of the wealthiest filmmakers in the world. He has an extraordinary number of commercially successful and critically acclaimed credits to his name, either as a director, ...

62. Richard Linklater

Director | Waking Life

Self-taught writer-director Richard Stuart Linklater was born in Houston, Texas, to Diane Margaret (Krieger), who taught at a university, and Charles W. Linklater III. Richard was among the first and most successful talents to emerge during the American independent film renaissance of the 1990s. ...

63. Wes Anderson

Writer | Fantastic Mr. Fox

Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an ...

64. Chris Renaud

Actor | Despicable Me 2

Director Chris Renaud has established himself as a heavyweight in the world of animation following the phenomenal box office success of recent movies Despicable Me (2010), Dr. Seuss' The Lorax (2012) and Despicable Me 2 (2013). Along with Pierre Coffin and Eric Guillon, he also co-created the ...

65. Phil Lord

Writer | The Lego Movie

Phil Lord was born on July 12, 1975 in Miami, Florida, USA as Philip A. Lord. He is a producer and writer, known for The Lego Movie (2014), 22 Jump Street (2014) and Clone High (2002).

66. Alessandro Carloni

Animation_department | Kung Fu Panda

Alessandro Carloni is known for his work on Kung Fu Panda (2008), How to Train Your Dragon (2010) and Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016).

67. Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh

Writer | Phineas and Ferb

Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh was born on December 9, 1960 in Santa Monica, California, USA. He is a writer and actor, known for Phineas and Ferb (2007), Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011) and Milo Murphy's Law (2016). He has been married to Birgitte since December 17, 2006. They ...

68. Gene Deitch

Director | Obri

Gene Deitch was an animator at UPA. He later joined Terrytoons in 1955. He created characters like "John Doormat", "Clint Clobber", "Gaston Le Crayon", "Sidney", and "Foofle". In early 1958, his theatrical cartoon Sidney's Family Tree (1958) was nominated for Academy Award. In August, 1958, he was ...

69. Rob Letterman

Director | Monsters vs. Aliens

Rob Letterman is a director and writer, known for Monsters vs. Aliens (2009), Shark Tale (2004) and Gulliver's Travels (2010).

70. Bibo Bergeron

Director | Un monstre à Paris

Bibo Bergeron was born as Eric Bergeron. He is known for his work on A Monster in Paris (2011), The Road to El Dorado (2000) and Shark Tale (2004).

71. Steve Lookner

Writer | Finish Our Movie

Steve Lookner was born in 1971. He is a writer and producer, known for Finish Our Movie (2007), The Weird Al Show (1997) and Seinfeld (1989).

72. Robert Zemeckis

Writer | Back to the Future

A whiz-kid with special effects, Robert is from the Spielberg camp of film-making (Steven Spielberg produced many of his films). Usually working with writing partner Bob Gale, Robert's earlier films show he has a talent for zany comedy (Romancing the Stone (1984), 1941 (1979)) and special effect ...

73. Jimmy Hayward

Actor | Horton Hears a Who!

Jimmy Hayward is known for his work on Horton Hears a Who! (2008), Jonah Hex (2010) and Free Birds (2013).

74. Steve Martino

Director | The Peanuts Movie

Steve Martino was born in 1959 in Dayton, Ohio, USA. He is known for his work on The Peanuts Movie (2015), Robots (2005) and Horton Hears a Who! (2008).

75. Mike Thurmeier

Animation_department | Ice Age

Mike Thurmeier is known for his work on Ice Age (2002), Ice Age: Collision Course (2016) and Fight Club (1999).

76. David Silverman

Producer | The Simpsons

David Silverman was born on March 15, 1957 in New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Simpsons (1989), Monsters, Inc. (2001) and The Simpsons Movie (2007).

77. Jorge R. Gutiérrez

Animation_department | The Book of Life

Jorge R. Gutiérrez is known for his work on The Book of Life (2014), El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera (2007) and Kung Fu Space Punch (2018). He has been married to Sandra Equihua since November 2, 2001.

78. Peter Lord

Director | The Amazing Adventures of Morph

Peter Lord was born on November 4, 1953 in Bristol, England. He is a producer and director, known for The Amazing Adventures of Morph (1980), Chicken Run (2000) and The Curse of the Were-Rabbit (2005).

79. Kelly Asbury

Director | Shrek 2

Kelly Asbury is the Director of STX Entertainment's upcoming fully animated movie musical, [Ugly Dolls] (coming May 10, 2019).

Among his many achievements, Asbury also Directed and Co-Wrote the 3D computer-animated feature film, Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) (Disney/Touchstone 2011).

Asbury's other past...

80. Karey Kirkpatrick

Writer | Over the Hedge

Karey Kirkpatrick was born on December 14, 1964 in Monroe, Louisiana, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Over the Hedge (2006), Chicken Run (2000) and James and the Giant Peach (1996).

81. Sam Fell

Director | Flushed Away

Sam Fell is a director and actor, known for Flushed Away (2006), ParaNorman (2012) and The Tale of Despereaux (2008).

82. David Bowers

Director | Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

David Bowers was born in Cheshire, England. He is known for his work on Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011), Flushed Away (2006) and Astro Boy (2009).

83. Peter Ramsey

Producer | Rosewood

Peter Ramsey is a producer, known for Rosewood (1997) and The Big Picture (2011).

84. Klay Hall

Director | Planes

Klay Hall, is a Film major graduate from the California institute of the Arts where he attended on a Walt Disney scholarship. While attending classes during the day he was freelancing on animation for Don Bluth's American Tail. Immediately upon graduation Klay was hired by Brad Bird to work on The ...

85. Steve Trenbirth

Director | Trouble Down Under

Steve Trenbirth is known for his work on Trouble Down Under, Stonerunner and The Jungle Book 2 (2003).

86. Francis Glebas

Art_department | Aladdin

Francis Glebas was born on April 12, 1953. He is known for his work on Aladdin (1992), Hercules (1997) and Pocahontas (1995). He is married to Carolyn Schaefer.

88. Jun Falkenstein

Art_department | 9

Jun Falkenstein has been an animation director, writer, and story artist for the past 15 years. She grew up in Laguna Beach, California, and received a B.A. from USC's School of Cinema-Television in 1991. Since then, she has worked at many major studios in both television and theatrical animation, ...

90. Tom Ellery

Animation_department | Beauty and the Beast

91. Darrell Rooney

Writer | Aladdin

Darrell Rooney is known for his work on Aladdin (1992), TRON (1982) and Beauty and the Beast (1991).

92. Rob LaDuca

Visual_effects | Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Rob LaDuca was born on November 6, 1956. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Poltergeist (1982) and Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001).

93. Douglas McCarthy

Art_department | The Road to El Dorado

Douglas McCarthy is a graphic and digital artist who is employed by Walt Disney Television Studios Production Company. He has gained notoriety through his efforts a storyboard artist for various television series. Presently, he is contributing to The 7D (2015) and Sofia the First (2013) Disney ...

94. Jim Kammerud

Animation_department | 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure

Jim Kammerud was born on July 23, 1960 in Columbus, Ohio, USA as Marshall James Kammerud. He is known for his work on 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure (2002), Space Jam (1996) and A Goofy Movie (1995). He has been married to Jane Haskins since June 6, 2006. He was previously married to ...

95. Brian Smith

Director | Masterchef

Brian Smith is a director and producer, known for Masterchef (2010), The Taste (2013) and S.T.R.O.N.G. (2016).

96. Brian Pimental

Writer | Beauty and the Beast

Brian Pimental is known for his work on Beauty and the Beast (1991), Aladdin (1992) and Tarzan (1999).

97. Ben Gluck

Animation_department | 9

Ben Gluck is a screenwriter and director for film and television. He is best known for his directing and story work in animation. Ben was born in St. Louis, Missouri and received his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from the California Institute of the Arts. Ben continues to live and make movies in Los...

98. Peggy Holmes

Actress | Hocus Pocus

Peggy Holmes is known for her work on Hocus Pocus (1993), Hull High (1990) and Encino Man (1992).

99. Elliot M. Bour

Director | Elena of Avalor

Elliot M. Bour began his career working as an animator for Walt Disney Animation on the 1991 Oscar-nominated animated classic, "Beauty and the Beast." During his eight-year tenure, he amassed an impressive list of credits, continuing to work on such hits as "Aladdin," "The Lion King," "Pocahontas" ...

100. Saul Blinkoff

Pocahontas

Saul Blinkoff began his career as an animator for the WALT DISNEY STUDIOS working on the hit films Pocahontas, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Mulan, & Tarzan. He made his directorial debut with the hip action-adventure series, Spy Groove, for MTV. Shortly thereafter, he re-joined Disney, directing ...



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