Rob Minkoff

Birthday:

08/11/1962

Place of birth:

Palo Alto, California, U.S.:

Biography:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robert R. "Rob" Minkoff (born August 11, 1962) is an American filmmaker. He is known for directing the Academy Award-winning animated feature The Lion King. Minkoff was born in Palo Alto, California. He studied at California Institute of the Arts in the early 1980s in the Character Animation department. He has directed several films for Walt Disney Feature Animation, including The Lion King (1994) and two of the Roger Rabbit shorts: Tummy Trouble (1989) and Roller Coaster Rabbit (1990). While working at Disney he wrote the song "Good Company" for Oliver & Company. He also made the films Stuart Little (1999), Stuart Little 2 (2002), The Haunted Mansion (2003) and The Forbidden Kingdom (2008). Minkoff also participates as a member of the jury for the NYICFF, a local New York City Film Festival dedicated to screening films for children between the ages of 3 and 18. He is currently[when?] working on two films: Flypaper, which is set to release in 2011 and the announced Chinese Odyssey. He married Crystal Kung on September 29, 2007. Minkoff is the brother-in-law of Jeffrey Kung, a Chinese singer and radio VJ. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rob Minkoff, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



Credits

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
as Creepy Boy (voice)
Waking Sleeping Beauty (2009)
as Himself
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Director
Flypaper (2011)
Director
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
Director
The Haunted Mansion (2003)
Director
The Haunted Mansion (2003)
Executive Producer
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Director
Stuart Little 2 (2002)
Executive Producer
Stuart Little (1999)
Director
The Lion King (1994)
Director
Trail Mix-Up (1993)
Executive Producer
Trail Mix-Up (1993)
Story
Mickey's Audition (1992)
Director
Roller Coaster Rabbit (1990)
Director
Tummy Trouble (1989)
Director
Tummy Trouble (1989)
Story
Blazing Samurai ()
Producer
Wolf Totem ()
Director
Chinese Odyssey ()
Director
Chinese Odyssey ()
Producer