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John Howley (1949–2014)

John Howley was born on January 1, 1949. He is known for his work on The Secret of the Sword (1985), Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (1985) and Happily Ever After (1990). He was married to Linnea. He died on December 17, 2014 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »


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Known For

The Secret of the Sword
The Secret of the Sword Animation Department
Starchaser: The Legend of Orin
Starchaser: The Legend of Orin Animation Department
Happily Ever After
Happily Ever After Art Department
She-Ra: Princess of Power
She-Ra: Princess of Power Animation Department


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 2010 Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue (Video) (story artist)
 2009 Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure (Video) (additional story artist)
 2000 Tom Sawyer (Video) (additional character designer) / (animation director) / (background color stylist) / (sequence director)
 1997 MGM Sing-Alongs: Being Happy (Video short) (art director: animation) / (storyboard artist)
 1997 MGM Sing-Alongs: Friends (Video short) (art director: animation) / (storyboard artist)
 1997 MGM Sing-Alongs: Having Fun (Video short) (art director: animation) / (storyboard artist)
 1997 MGM Sing-Alongs: Searching for Your Dreams (Video short) (art director: animation) / (storyboard artist)
 1985 He-Man and She-Ra: A Christmas Special (TV Movie) (background design supervisor)
 1985 She-Ra: Princess of Power (TV Series) (background design supervisor - 65 episodes)
- The Greatest Magic (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- Wild Child (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- Flowers for Hordak (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- Magicats (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- Darksmoke and Fire (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
  He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (TV Series) (background designer - 33 episodes, 1984) (background design supervisor - 32 episodes, 1985)
- The Cold Zone (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- To Save the Creatures (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- The Games (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- The Ancient Mirror of Avathar (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
- Capture the Comet Keeper (1985) ... (background design supervisor)
 1985 Starchaser: The Legend of Orin (layout artist)
 1985 The Secret of the Sword (background design supervisor)
 1982 Pac-Man (TV Series) (layout artist - 13 episodes)
- Nighty Nightmares/The Pac-Mummy (1982) ... (layout artist)
- A Bad Case of the Chomps/Goo-Goo at the Zoo (1982) ... (layout artist)
- Chomp-Out at the O.K. Corral/Once Upon a Chomp (1982) ... (layout artist)
- The Abominable Pac-Man/The Bionic Pac-Woman (1982) ... (layout artist)
 1982 The Smurfs (TV Series) (layout artist - 36 episodes)
- Papa's Wedding Day (1982) ... (layout artist)
- All's Smurfy That Ends Smurfy (1982) ... (layout artist)
- The Good, the Bad, and the Smurfy (1982) ... (layout artist)
- Sleepwalking Smurfs/Smurf Me No Flowers (1982) ... (layout artist)
 1982 Stanley, the Ugly Duckling (TV Short) (animator)
 1980 Heathcliff (TV Series) (animator - 1980)
 1979-1980 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (animator - 4 episodes)
- The Trouble with Miss Switch (1980) ... (animator)
- The Puppy's Amazing Rescue (1980) ... (animator)
- The Incredible Detectives (1979) ... (animator)
- The Puppy's Great Adventure (1979) ... (animator)
 1979 The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show (TV Series) (animator - 1979-1981)
 1978 Fangface (TV Series) (animator - 1 episode)
- A Heap of Trouble (1978) ... (animator)
 1977 The Mouse and His Child (assistant animator)
 1972 Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (TV Series) (background designer - 1984)
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Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Composer (1 credit)
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