Craig McCracken

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Birthday
31, 1971
Birthplace
Charleroi, PA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
31, 1971 (age 47)
Birthplace
Charleroi, PA

About

Artist who created the immensely popular Cartoon Network animated television shows The Powerpuff Girls and Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends. His work as a writer and storyboard artist for Dexter's Laboratory shot him to fame.

Before Fame

He started drawing at age three and never stopped. He studied at Cal Arts alongside fellow animator Genndy Tartakovsky. He was first hired by Hanna-Barbera Cartoons to serve as art director on 2 Stupid Dogs on TBS.

Trivia

He took his talents to the Disney Channel and Disney Television Animation, when he was hired in 2012 to helm Wander Over Yonder. The series premiered in 2013.

Family Life

He married fellow animator Lauren Faust, whose claim to fame was My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, a cult hit that spawned the Brony phenomenon.

Associated With

He influenced the animated work of Hayao Miyazaki.