Byron Howard

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Byron Howard
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Born Byron P. Howard
1968 (age 47–48)
Occupation Animator, Director, Producer and Screenwriter, occasional voice actor
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Byron P. Howard (born 1968) is an American animator, film director, producer, screenwriter, story artist and occasional voice actor at Walt Disney Animation Studios, and is best known as the lead character animator on Lilo & Stitch and Brother Bear and co-director of Bolt and Tangled.[citation needed]

In May 2013, it was reported that Howard is directing an animated animal comedy film for Walt Disney Animation Studios.[1] A few months later, it was revealed that the film would be titled Zootopia, and is scheduled for release in March 2016.[2]

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  1. ^ Kit, Borys (May 3, 2013). "Disney, 'Tangled' Director Plot New Animated Feature With Jason Bateman (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved May 4, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Jardine, William (July 11, 2013). "Tonnes of New Details Revealed About Disney's Upcoming Slate!". Big Screen Animation. Retrieved July 11, 2013. 

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