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Stephen J. Anderson

Stephen J. Anderson
Meet the Robinsons – 03/25/2007.
Born Stephen John Anderson
(1967-06-05) June 5, 1967 (age 47)
Georgia, United States
Occupation Animator, screenwriter, voice actor, and film director.
Years active 1991–present
Spouse(s) Heather Anderson
Children Jake Anderson

Stephen John Anderson is an American animator, film director, screenwriter and voice actor.


Anderson made his feature-film directorial debut with Meet The Robinsons. Anderson joined Walt Disney Feature Animation in 1999 as a story artist on Tarzan. Prior to joining Disney, Anderson worked as an animator at Hyperion Animation on Rover Dangerfield and Bébé's Kids. He made his television directorial debut with the series The Itsy Bitsy Spider.

Anderson grew up in Plano, Texas, before attending the California Institute of the Arts, where he also served as a story instructor for five years.

Following Tarzan, Stephen served as story supervisor for The Emperor's New Groove and Brother Bear.

Stephen currently resides in Canyon Country, California, with his wife, Heather, and their son, Jacob.




  • 1992 – Itsy Bitsy Spider (character animator)
  • 1996 – Toto Lost in New York (director, character designer, storyboard artist)
  • 1996 – Virtual Oz (character designer)
  • 1997 – Journey Beneath the Sea (director)
  • 1997 – Underground Adventure (director)


Comic Books

  • 1996 – Poop Jelly (anthology) – writer/artist for one short story
  • 2001 – Short Stack (anthology) – writer/artist for one short story
  • 2008 – Who is Rocket Johnson? (anthology) – writer/artist for one short story

External links

  • Internet Movie Database
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