Production designer and director best known for his many collaborations with director Tim Burton. He is a multiple-time Academy Award nominee for Best Art Direction.
He was born in Yardley and first worked as a production designer on the TV movie Heart of Steel in 1983.
His first film as director was the notorious 2003 adaption of "The Cat and the Hat".
He married actress and comedienne Catherine O'Hara in 1992.
He has worked with director Tim Burton on a number of successful films, including "Beetlejuice" and "Batman Returns".