Brad Bird (I)


STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 1,163 this week
TV Program
1:39 | TV Program
Phillip Bradley "Brad" Bird is an American director, screenwriter, animator, producer and occasional voice actor, known for both animated and live-action films. Bird was born in Kalispell, Montana, the youngest of four children of Marjorie A. (née Cross) and Philip Cullen Bird. His father worked in the propane business, and his grandfather, ... See full bio »

Asian Hollywood Stars to Watch

From Simu Liu to Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, check out these popular and up-and-coming stars who are taking Hollywood by storm.

See the full gallery

"Grey's Anatomy" Docs Pick Their Must-See Episodes

Doctors Jo Wilson, April Kepner, and Andrew DeLuca share the episodes they think are essential to understanding their characters.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Provided by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
Sun, May 16 8:00 PM PDT on EPIX2 (597)
Tomorrowland
Mon, May 17 12:30 AM PDT on TBS (041)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 12 images
updated 04 Dec 2018
 
a list of 12 images
updated 08 Mar 2018
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 28 Jul 2019
 
a list of 29 people
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 34 people
created 1 month ago
 
list image
a list of 22 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 25 people
created 30 Jan 2019
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Brad Bird's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 2 Oscars. Another 32 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

(2004)
Ratatouille Writer
(2007)
Incredibles 2 Writer
(2018)
(1999)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Additional Crew (12 credits)
 2020/I Loop (Short) (story trust)
 2015/I Inside Out (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2013 Monsters University (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2012 Brave (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2010 Toy Story 3 (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2009 Up (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2008 WALL·E (senior creative team: Pixar)
 2005 Mr. Incredible and Pals (Video short) (dialogue director: commentary)
 2003 The Simpsons Christmas (Video) (executive consultant - segment "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire", & "Mr. Plow")
  The Simpsons (TV Series) (executive consultant - 180 episodes, 1989 - 1998) (sheet director - 1 episode, 1990)
- Lisa the Simpson (1998) ... (executive consultant)
- The Cartridge Family (1997) ... (executive consultant)
- Treehouse of Horror VIII (1997) ... (executive consultant - as Brad 'Nevermore' Bird)
- Lisa's Sax (1997) ... (executive consultant)
- The Principal and the Pauper (1997) ... (executive consultant)
  King of the Hill (TV Series) (executive consultant - 11 episodes, 1997) (executive assistant - 5 episodes, 1997)
- The Unbearable Blindness of Laying (1997) ... (executive consultant)
- Bobby Slam (1997) ... (executive assistant)
- The Company Man (1997) ... (executive consultant)
- The Son That Got Away (1997) ... (executive assistant)
- The Man Who Shot Cane Skretteburg (1997) ... (executive consultant)
 1994-1995 The Critic (TV Series) (executive consultant - 23 episodes)
- I Can't Believe It's a Clip Show (1995) ... (executive consultant)
- Dukerella (1995) ... (executive consultant)
- Frankie and Ellie Get Lost (1995) ... (executive consultant)
- Sherman of Arabia (1995) ... (executive consultant)
- All the Duke's Men (1995) ... (executive consultant)
Show Show Writer (17 credits)
Show Show Director (12 credits)
Show Show Animation department (9 credits)
Show Show Actor (11 credits)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Art department (4 credits)
Show Show Visual effects (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (19 credits)
Show Show Self (43 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Animated a Simpsons Butterfinger commercial featuring Krusty the Clown. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Baddaxe Bradley Bird | Bloody Bradley Bird | Brad 'Nevermore' Bird | Brad 'The Impaler' Bird | Brad to the Bone Bird

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

(About Ed Catmull, John Lasseter and Steve Jobs at Pixar): "I refer to those guys as the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost. Ed, who invented this cool medium and is the designer of the human machine that is Pixar, is the Father. John, its driving creating force, is the Son. And you-know-who is the Holy Ghost." See more »

Trivia:

Has been referred to by some as the modern-day Walt Disney. See more »

Trademark:

His protagonists are often outcasts. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed