California Institute of the Arts
The California Institute of the Arts, colloquially called CalArts, is a private university located in Valencia, in Los Angeles County, California. It was incorporated in 1961 as the first degree-grant...
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Larry Huber
Lawrence "Larry" Huber (born April 12, 1950) is an American television producer, writer, and animator who is known for his long history as a producer at Hanna-Barbera, Ruby-Spears, and Nickelodeon. He...
Tanya Haden
Tanya Haden (born October 11, 1971) is an American artist, cellist and singer. She is the wife of actor Jack Black.
Born in New York City, she was a member of several bands, including Let's Go Sa...
Donovan Cook
Donovan R. Cook III is an American film director, best known for creating, directing and producing the animated series 2 Stupid Dogs and directing the Disney animated features Return to Never Land and...
Paul Tibbitt
Paul Harrison Tibbitt (born 1968) is an American comedian, animator, television producer, writer, storyboard artist, songwriter, and voice actor, best known for working on the animated series SpongeB...
Butch Hartman
Elmer Earl "Butch" Hartman IV (born January 10, 1965) is an American animator, writer, director, producer, illustrator and voice actor, best known for creating the Emmy-winning animated series The Fai...
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Bret Haaland
Bret Haaland is an American animation director. He worked on The Simpsons during the first season as a layout artist. He has directed episodes of The Critic, Futurama and Father of the Pride. He serve...
Peter Chung
Peter Kunshik Chung (born April 19, 1961 in Seoul, South Korea, as 정건식 (Chung Kunshik, or alternative spelling Jeong Geon-Sik), is a Korean American animator. He is best known for his unique style of ...
Scott Benzel
Scott Benzel (born 1968 in Scottsdale, Arizona, lives and works in Los Angeles), is an American visual artist, composer, and producer.
Benzel was born in Scottsdale, Arizona and raised in Las Vega...
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Tom Lutz
Tom Lutz (born March 21) is an American writer and literary critic, and founder and editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Review of Books.
Lutz grew up in Cedar Grove, New Jersey. He received his B.A...
Don Cheadle
Donald Frank "Don" Cheadle, Jr. (/ˈtʃiːdəl/; born November 29, 1964) is an American actor. Cheadle had an early role in Picket Fences and followed it with performances in Devil in a Blue Dress (1995),...
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Tom Sleigh
Tom Sleigh (/sleɪ/) is an American poet, dramatist, essayist and academic, who lives in New York City. He has published eight books of original poetry, one full-length translation of Euripides' Herakl...
Julie Taymor
Julie Taymor (born December 15, 1952) is an American director of theatre, opera and film. Taymor's work has received many accolades from critics, and she has earned two Tony Awards out of four nominat...
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Art Jarvinen
Arthur Justin Jarvinen (January 27, 1956 – October 2, 2010) was an American composer who grew up in Ohio. He attended the California Institute of the Arts, studying percussion with John Bergamo,...
James Benning (film director)
James Benning (born 1942) is an independent filmmaker from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Over the course of his 40-year career Benning has made over twenty-five feature-length films that have shown in many di...
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Sam Doumit
Samia "Sam" Doumit (born April 24, 1975) is an American actress.
Doumit is of Irish, French, Lebanese, German, and Jewish descent (mother's side). Doumit was born in in Boston, Massachusetts. She ...
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Eric Fischl
Eric Fischl (born March 9, 1948) is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker. His wife is painter April Gornik.
Fischl was born in New York City and grew up on suburban Long Island; his family...
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Martin Kersels
Martin Kersels is an American contemporary artist born in 1960 in Los Angeles. Kersels' work is often installation based and incorporates sculpture, photography and video. In 1999 Kersels and author/a...
Andrew Stanton
Andrew Stanton (born December 3, 1965) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, and voice actor based at Pixar Animation Studios. His film work includes writing and directing Pixar's A Bu...
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