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Chris Van Allsburg

Chris Van Allsburg was born on June 18, 1949 in East Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017), Jumanji (1995) and Jumanji: The Next Level (2019). He has been married to Lisa Van Allsburg since 1974. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2019 Jumanji: The Next Level (based on the book "Jumanji" by)
 2017 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (based on the book "Jumanji" by) / (based on the film "Jumanji" screen story by)
 2004 The Polar Express (book)
 1995 Jumanji (based on the book by) / (screen story by)
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 2004 The Polar Express (executive producer)
 2003 How to Deal (executive producer)
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 1989 The Little Mermaid (visual development artist)
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 2010 Library of the Early Mind (Documentary)
 2006 The World of Chris Van Allsburg: Author Behind 'Zathura' (Video documentary short)
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 2014 Les Chroniques du Mea (TV Series)
- Jumanji (1995) (2014) ... Self

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Received a MFA in sculpture from the Rhode Island School of Design. His primary area of expertise at RISD was sculpture, not drawing. See more »

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