Paul Julian (I) (1914–1995)

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One of the finest background artists employed on creating the Looney Tunes & Merry Melodies cartoons for Warner Brothers began his career as a respected muralist in Southern California. A prodigy as an arts student, Julian graduated from the prestigious Chouinard Art Institute in Pasadena. After winning first prize at the California State Fair he ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Hangman Animation Department
FernGully: The Last Rainforest Animation Department
The Four Poster Animation Department
Dementia 13 Additional Crew


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 1995 That's Warner Bros.! (TV Series) (background artist)
 1992 FernGully: The Last Rainforest (background artist)
 1991 The Pirates of Dark Water (TV Series) (key background artist - 2 episodes)
- Victory (1991) ... (key background artist)
- Break Up (1991) ... (key background artist)
 1990 Merrie Melodies: Starring Bugs Bunny and Friends (TV Series) (background artist)
 1987 Rock Odyssey (background artist)
 1986 The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show (TV Series) (background artist)
 1986 My Little Pony: The Movie (background keys)
 1984 Alvin & the Chipmunks (TV Series short) (background painter - 13 episodes)
- Hat Today Gone Tomorrow/Snow Wrong (1984) ... (background painter)
- Guardian Chipmunks/Carsick (1984) ... (background painter)
- New, Improved Simon/The Greatest Show-Offs on Earth (1984) ... (background painter)
- Maids in Japan/My Fair Chipette (1984) ... (background painter)
- The Gang's All Here/Snow Job (1984) ... (background painter)
 1984 Mister T (TV Series) (background artist - 11 episodes)
- Cape Cod Mystery (1984) ... (background artist)
- Mystery of the Stranger (1984) ... (background artist)
- U.F.O. Mystery (1984) ... (background artist)
- Fortune Cookie Caper (1984) ... (background artist)
- Mystery of the Disappearing Oasis (1984) ... (background artist)
 1984 Turbo Teen (TV Series) (background artist - 1984)
 1984 Dragon's Lair (TV Series) (background artist - 1 episode)
- Tale of the Enchanted Gift (1984) ... (background artist)
 1983 Dungeons & Dragons (TV Series) (background designer - 13 episodes)
- P-R-E-S-T-O Spells Disaster (1983) ... (background designer)
- The Lost Children (1983) ... (background designer)
- The Box (1983) ... (background designer)
- The Garden of Zinn (1983) ... (background designer)
- Quest of the Skeleton Warrior (1983) ... (background designer)
 1983 Beauty and the Beast (TV Movie) (background stylist)
 1983 Saturday Supercade (TV Series) (background painter - 1984)
 1983 Daffy Duck's Movie: Fantastic Island (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1982 Bugs Bunny's 3rd Movie: 1001 Rabbit Tales (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1981 The Looney, Looney, Looney Bugs Bunny Movie (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1980 Daffy Duck's Thanks-for-Giving Special (TV Movie) (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1980 The Bugs Bunny Mystery Special (TV Movie) (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1979 Bugs Bunny's Thanksgiving Diet (TV Movie) (background artist: classic cartoons)
 1979 Bugs Bunny's Cupid Capers (TV Movie) (background artist)
 1978 A Pink Christmas (TV Movie) (background artist)
 1978 The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Show (TV Series) (background artist - 1978)
 1977 A Flintstone Christmas (TV Movie) (background designer)
 1976 The Sylvester & Tweety Show (TV Series) (background artist)
 1974 Valley of the Dinosaurs (TV Series) (color designer - 16 episodes)
- Torch (1974) ... (color designer)
- The Big Toothache (1974) ... (color designer)
- Test Flight (1974) ... (color designer)
- To Fly a Kite (1974) ... (color designer)
- Rain of Meteors (1974) ... (color designer)
 1974 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) (layout artist - 1 episode)
- Cyrano (1974) ... (layout artist)
 1972 Marco Polo Jr. (background stylist)
 1971 The Bugs Bunny Show (TV Series) (background artist - 1 episode)
- Barbary-Coast Bunny/Henhouse Henery/Canned Feud (1971) ... (background artist)
 1968 The New Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (TV Series) (background artist - 1 episode)
- Pirate Island (1968) ... (background artist)
 1968 The Bugs Bunny/Road Runner Hour (TV Series) (background artist)
 1967 The Herculoids (TV Series) (background artist)
 1967 Jack and the Beanstalk (TV Movie) (background artist)
 1966 Space Ghost (TV Series) (background artist - 1 episode)
- The Iceman/The Vampire Men/The Time Machine (1966) ... (background artist)
 1966 The Man Called Flintstone (background designer)
 1964-1965 Jonny Quest (TV Series) (background artist - 2 episodes)
- The Invisible Monster (1965) ... (background artist)
- Dragons of Ashida (1964) ... (background artist)
 1964 The Hangman (Short) (color artist)
 1956 Our Mr. Sun (TV Movie) (background artist - uncredited)
 1955 Baby Boogie (Short) (color artist)
 1954 The Man on the Flying Trapeze (Short) (color artist)
 1953/I The Tell-Tale Heart (Short) (color artist)
 1953 The Emperor's New Clothes (Short) (background artist)
 1952 Hotsy Footsy (Short) (color artist)
 1952 The Four Poster (background artist)
 1951 Man on the Land (Short) (color)
 1951 Grizzly Golfer (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Tweet Tweet Tweety (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Fuddy Duddy Buddy (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Ballot Box Bunny (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Georgie and the Dragon (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Tweety's S.O.S. (Short) (background artist)
 1951 His Hare Raising Tale (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Alice in Wonderland (backgrounds - uncredited)
 1951 Rooty Toot Toot (Short) (color artist)
 1951 Room and Bird (Short) (layout artist)
 1951 The Fair Haired Hare (Short) (background artist)
 1951 A Bone for a Bone (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Putty Tat Trouble (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Rabbit Every Monday (Short) (background artist)
 1951 Canned Feud (Short) (background artist)
 1951 The Family Circus (Short) (color artist)
 1950 Stooge for a Mouse (Short) (background artist)
 1950 Canary Row (Short) (background artist)
 1950 Bunker Hill Bunny (Short) (background artist)
 1950 Golden Yeggs (Short) (background artist)
 1950 All a Bir-r-r-d (Short) (background artist)
 1950 His Bitter Half (Short) (background artist)
 1950 The Lion's Busy (Short) (background artist)
 1950 Mutiny on the Bunny (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Which Is Witch (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Each Dawn I Crow (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Dough for the Do-Do (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1949 Bad Ol' Putty Tat (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Knights Must Fall (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Romantic Rumbolia (Short) (painter)
 1949 Mouse Mazurka (Short) (background artist)
 1949 Curtain Razor (Short) (background artist)
 1949 High Diving Hare (Short) (background artist)
 1949 My Dream Is Yours (background artist - uncredited)
 1949 Hare Do (Short) (background artist)
 1949 So Much for So Little (Documentary short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1949 Wise Quackers (Short) (backgrounds)
 1948 Robin Hoodlum (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1948 Kit for Cat (Short) (background artist)
 1948 Hare Splitter (Short) (backgrounds)
 1948 Two Guys from Texas (background artist - uncredited)
 1948 Bugs Bunny Rides Again (Short) (background artist)
 1948 Buccaneer Bunny (Short) (background artist)
 1948 I Taw a Putty Tat (Short) (background artist)
 1948 Back Alley Oproar (Short) (background artist)
 1947 Slick Hare (Short) (background artist)
 1946 Racketeer Rabbit (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1946 Of Thee I Sting (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1946 Hollywood Daffy (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1946 Holiday for Shoestrings (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1946 Baseball Bugs (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1945 Peck Up Your Troubles (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1945 Ain't that Ducky (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1945 Hare Trigger (Short) (background artist) / (layout artist)
 1945 Life with Feathers (Short) (background artist - uncredited) / (layout artist - uncredited)
 1944 Lend Lease (Short) (background artist)
 1944 Duck Soup to Nuts (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1944 Hell-Bent for Election (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1943 Rumors (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1943 Yankee Doodle Daffy (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1942 Lights Fantastic (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1942 Porky's Cafe (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Porky's Midnight Matinee (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 The Art of Skiing (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Saddle Silly (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Dumbo (backgrounds - uncredited)
 1941 The Brave Little Bat (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Notes to You (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Snow Time for Comedy (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Inki and the Lion (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Porky's Prize Pony (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Porky's Ant (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Toy Trouble (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Joe Glow, the Firefly (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Sniffles Bells the Cat (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1941 Elmer's Pet Rabbit (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Bedtime for Sniffles (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Good Night Elmer (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Stage Fright (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Ghost Wanted (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 The Egg Collector (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Tom Thumb in Trouble (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Sniffles Takes a Trip (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1940 Elmer's Candid Camera (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 The Curious Puppy (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Sniffles and the Bookworm (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 The Good Egg (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 The Little Lion Hunter (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Little Brother Rat (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Snowman's Land (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Old Glory (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Naughty But Mice (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Daffy Duck and the Dinosaur (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
 1939 Prest-O Change-O (Short) (background artist - uncredited)
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