James Lopez Animation -
RESUME

VISUAL DEVELOPMENT

WALT DISNEY FEATURE ANIMATION 
 Visual Development - 'Moana'

WALT DISNEY TELEVISION ANIMATION 
 Visual Development - 'Tangled: The Series'

WHATNOT! ENTERTAINMENT/SOLARIS 
 Supervisor Development - 'Neil deGrasse Tyson presents Space Odyssey'

JAMES LOPEZ ANIMATION, INC. 
 Production Design and Art Director - 'Hullabaloo'

PICNIC PRODUCTIONS 
 Production Design and Art Director  - 'Pups of Liberty'

WARNER BROS. FEATURE ANIMATION 
 Production design and Char. Designer - 'Fat Albert: The Movie'

MGM/ZANUCK CO. 
 Character Designer - 'Betty Boop " feature film

HYPERION ANIMATION CO. 
 Character Designer - 'Life WIth Louie', 'Eugene and Glen' and 'Eddie Nine Lives'


STORYBOARDING

DISNEY XD/TITMOUSE STUDIOS 
 Storyboard Artist - 'Randy Cunningham 9th Grade Ninja (Season 2)'

DISNEYTOON STUDIOS 
 Storyboard Artist - 'Tinkerbell "Dance SHort" '

WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS 
 Storyboard Artist - 'Frozen' End Credits

WARNER BROS. TELEVISION ANIMATION 
 Storyboard Artist - 'Tom and Jerry Tales'

RENEGADE ANIMATION CO. 
 Storyboard Artist - (Flash) - 'Hi Hi Puffy Ami Yumi' and 'The Mr. Men Show'

TOONACIOUS/DISNEYTOON STUDIO 
 Storyboard Artist - 'Tinkerbell: Iridessa's Quest'

HYPERION/JAMBALAYA STUDIO 
 Storyboard Artist - 'The Proud Family Movie' and 'Bebe's Kids'

JAMES LOPEZ ANIMATION, INC. 
Storyboard Artist - 'Hullabaloo'


ANIMATION

WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS
Final Line Artist - 'Paperman'
Supervising Animator - ‘Home On The Range’- “The Farm Animals”
Supervising Animator - ‘The Emperor’s New Groove’- “Tipo” 
Supervising Animator - ‘Kingdom In The Sun’- “Prince Manco” 
Supervising Animator - ‘Hercules’- “Pain”
Animator - 'The Princess And The Frog'-"Dr. Facilier" 
Animator - ‘The Emperor’s New Groove’- “Pacha” 
Animator - ‘Pocahontas’- “Wiggins”, “Percy” and “Ratcliffe” 
Animator -  ‘The Lion King’- “Timon”
Animator - ‘Runaway Brain’- (Multiple characters) 
Animator (CG) - ‘Chicken Little’- (Multiple characters)

DREAMWORKS ANIMATION
Animator (CG) - 'The Bee Movie'- (Multiple characters)
Animator (CG) - 'Flushed Away'- (Multiple characters) 

WARNER BROS> FEATUR ANIMATION
Supervising Animator: Fat Albert: The Movie'

RENEGADE ANIMATION CO.
Animator - 'The Mr. Men Show' 
Animator - Disneyland’s 50th Anniversary show

HYPERION ANIMATION CO.
Animator - 'Rover Dangerfiled'
Animator - 'Itsy Bitsy Spider' short


LAYOUT

WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS 
 Character Layout Artist - 'The Princess And The Frog'

PICNIC PRODUCTIONS 
 Head of Layout - 'Pups of Liberty'


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS 
 Instructor, Character Animation II and III, California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) Sept. 2010 – June 2014

LAGUNA COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN (LCAD) 
Summer Program 2015 

CONCEPT DESIGN ACADEMY
Instructor - Animation (Beginning)

VIRTUAL ANIMATORS.COM 
 Character Design and 2d animation 12 week series of classes 

STUDIO ARTS 
 Instructor, Introduction to 2d & CG Animation 


EDUCATION

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS
Character Animation program Fall ’88 - Spring ’90 


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