Phil Johnston (filmmaker)
|Born||October 26, 1971|
Hennepin County, Minnesota, U.S.
|Occupation||Screenwriter, director, voice actor, film producer|
Phil Johnston (born October 26, 1971) is an American screenwriter, director, voice actor, and film producer best known for writing the screenplay for Walt Disney Animation Studios' Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and Zootopia (2016). He returned as the writer for the Wreck-It Ralph sequel, Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018), and as co-director of the film (in his directorial debut) alongside Rich Moore.
|2004||A Thousand Words (Short)||Director, Writer, Producer, Editor|
|2005||Two Men (Short)||Producer|
|2005||Rupture (Short)||Role of Chet Rimson (Radio Announcer)|
|2005||Flightless Birds (Short)||Director, Writer, Producer, Editor|
|2006||The Night Listener||Assistant to Patrick Stettner|
|2010||Ghosts/Aliens||Writer, Executive Producer|
|2012||Wreck-It Ralph||Story by, Screenplay by, Voice of Surge Protector|
|2013||Garlan Hulse: Where Potential Lives||Producer, Role of Garlan Hulse|
|2014||A Merry Friggin' Christmas||Writer (as Michael Brown)|
|2016||Zootopia||Story by, Screenplay by, Voice of Gideon Grey and Annoyed Citizen|
|2016||The Brothers Grimsby||Story by, Screenplay by, Executive Producer|
|2018||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Director (with Rich Moore), Story by, Screenplay by|
|TBA||The Phantom Tollbooth||Screenplay by|
Awards and nominations
|2004||WorldFest Houston||Independent Student Film & Videos - Graduate Level Student Productions||A Thousand Words||Won|
|2012||Independent Spirit Awards||Best First Screenplay||Cedar Rapids||Nominated|
|2013||Annie Awards||Writing in an Animated Feature Production||Wreck-It Ralph||Won|
|2017||Annie Awards||Writing in an Animated Feature Production||Zootopia||Won|||
|Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America||Ray Bradbury Award||Zootopia||Nominated|
|2018||Chicago Film Critics Association Awards||Best Animated Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Detroit Film Critics Society||Best Animated Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards||Best Animated Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|2019||Golden Globe Awards||Best Animated Feature Film||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Alliance of Women Film Journalists||Best Animated Feature Film||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Critics' Choice Awards||Best Animated Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Annie Awards||Annie Award for Directing in a Feature Production||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Annie Award for Music in a Feature Production||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Annie Award for Writing in a Feature Production||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Satellite Awards||Best Animated or Mixed Media Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
|Academy Awards||Best Animated Feature||Ralph Breaks the Internet||Nominated|
- "Welcome to Zootopia at D23 EXPO!". D23. August 15, 2015. Archived from the original on September 20, 2015. Retrieved August 30, 2015. (Registration required (help)).
- Robinson, Laurann. "Oscars Preview: What goes in to making an Oscar-winning animated film?". Omaha, Nebraska: KETV. Archived from the original on February 28, 2018. Retrieved February 27, 2018.
- "44th Annie Award Nominees". International Animated Film Society. November 28, 2016. Archived from the original on July 17, 2017. Retrieved November 29, 2016.