|Occupation||Animator, film director|
|Years active||1995 - present|
Kaytis started his career as an animator at the Walt Disney Animation Studios, and became the head of animation for the studio. His main credits at Disney included Tangled, Wreck-It Ralph, and Frozen. After working nineteen years, he left the studio in 2013.
Kaytis made his directing debut with The Angry Birds Movie, which he co-directed with Fergal Reilly for Sony Pictures Entertainment. The film was based on the Rovio Entertainment's video game Angry Birds. Jon Vitti wrote the screenplay for the film, which was scheduled to be released in the United States on May 20, 2016. In late September 2016, it was announced that Clay Kaytis will direct The Lunch Witch for Amblin Partners. In December 2017, Kaytis made his live-action directing debut with The Christmas Chronicles for Netflix, which was released on November 22, 2018.
|1995||Pocahontas||Inbetween Artist: Additional Clean-Up Animation|
|1996||The Hunchback of Notre Dame||Breakdown Animator||Clopin Trouillefou|
|1999||Tarzan||Additional Rough Inbetweener|
|2000||Fantasia 2000||Animating Assistant|
|The Emperor's New Groove||Animator||Pacha|
|2004||Home on the Range||Animator||Farm Animals|
|2005||Chicken Little||Animator||Buck "Ace" Cluck|
|2007||Meet the Robinsons||Animator|
|2009||Super Rhino (Video short)||Animator|
|2010||Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (TV Series)||Voice|
|2012||Tangled Ever After (Short)||Animation Supervisor|
|Paperman (Short)||Final Line Animator|
|Wreck-It Ralph||Animator / End Credit Animation Design|
|2013||Get a Horse! (Short)||Special Thanks / Additional Thanks|
|2016||The Angry Birds Movie||Director / Voice||Clayton the Waiter Bird|
|2018||The Christmas Chronicles||Director|
- Sarto, Dan (May 31, 2011). "An Interview with Disney Supervising Animator Clay Kaytis". AWN. Retrieved May 17, 2016.
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (July 13, 2015). "'Angry Birds' Director Clay Kaytis Signs With WME". Deadline. Retrieved 17 May 2016.
- Amidi, Amid (October 9, 2013). "Animation Vets Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly Will Direct "Angry Birds" Feature". Cartoon Brew. Retrieved May 17, 2016.
- Roberts, Sheila (May 15, 2016). "'The Angry Birds Movie': Fergal Reilly & Clay Kaytis on Transitioning from Animators to Directors". Retrieved May 17, 2016.