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List of famous storyboard artists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top storyboard artists in the world? This includes the most prominent storyboard artists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable storyboard artists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic storyboard artists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned storyboard artists.

Examples of people on this list: Hayao Miyazaki, Wayne Kramer and many more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known storyboard artists to the lesser known storyboard artists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the storyboard artist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous storyboard artists ever?" and "What are the names of famous storyboard artists?" then you're in the right place. (60 items)

Joseph Barbera is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Joseph Roland "Joe" Barbera was an Italian-American animator, director, producer, storyboard artist, and cartoon artist, whose film and television cartoon characters entertained ...more

Hayao Miyazaki is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Hayao Miyazaki is a Japanese film director, producer, screenwriter, animator, author, and manga artist. Through a career that has spanned five decades, Miyazaki has attained international ...more

Butch Hartman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Elmer Earl "Butch" Hartman IV is an American animator, writer, director, producer, illustrator and voice actor, best known for creating the Emmy-winning animated series The Fairly ...more

Dan Povenmire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Daniel Kingsley "Dan" Povenmire is an American television director, writer, producer, storyboard artist, and actor associated with several animated television series, best known as the ...more

Chris Sanders is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Christopher Michael "Chris" Sanders (born March 12, 1960) is an American film animator and voice actor best-known for co-directing and co-writing the Disney animated feature Lilo & ...more

Tim Hodge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Timothy "Tim" Hodge is an American voice actor, story artist, writer, animator, comedian, and director at Big Idea Entertainment in Nashville, Tennessee, where he has works on the ...more

Chris Savino is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Christopher M. "Chris" Savino is an American animator. He has worked for Spümcø, Joe Murray Studio, Games Animation, Hanna-Barbera, Cartoon Network Studios, and Disney ...more

Ben Hardaway is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Joseph Benson "Ben/Bugs" Hardaway was a storyboard artist, animator, voice actor, gagman, writer and director for several American animation studios during the The Golden Age of ...more

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Jeff "Swampy" Marsh is an American television director, writer, producer, storyboard artist, and actor associated with several animated television series. Marsh was born in Santa ...more

John Wayne Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
John Stevenson is a British animation filmmaker and puppeteer best known for directing the 2008 animated feature film, Kung Fu Panda with Mark Osborne. Stevenson has over 30 years of experience ...more

Bibo Bergeron is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Eric "Bibo" Bergeron is a French animator and film director. His work includes The Road to El Dorado and Shark Tale. Bergeron has served as animator on films like Asterix in Britain, ...more

Chris Miller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Christopher "Chris" Miller is an American voice actor, animator, director, screenwriter, and storyboard artist. He is most famous for directing Shrek the Third and Puss in Boots, and ...more

Gary Trousdale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Gary A. Trousdale is an American film director known for directing movies such as Beauty and the Beast, The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Atlantis: The Lost Empire. He frequently works with Kirk ...more

Cody Cameron is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Cody Cameron is an American film director, storyboard artist, and voice actor, best known for directing Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2. He voiced many animated characters, including ...more

Aliki Theofilopoulous Grafft is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Aliki Theofilopoulous Grafft is an American television writer, storyboard artist, and voice actress of Greek descent. She is well known for her work on television series Phineas and Ferb. She ...more

Hiroshi Saitô is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Hiroshi Saitô is an animator and film director.

Kent Osborne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Kent Osborne is an American screenwriter, actor, and producer for film and television. As a writer and storyboard artist for such animated television shows as SpongeBob SquarePants, Camp Lazlo, ...more

Wayne Kramer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Wayne Kramer is a South African film director, screenwriter, producer and storyboard artist. Kramer has written and directed films such as the 2003 film The Cooler, which garnered an Oscar ...more

Ronnie del Carmen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Ronnie del Carmen is an animation storyboard, story artist and designer. He was recently story supervisor on Pixar's tenth full-length computer-animated film titled Up and director of its ...more

Hiroyuki Morita is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Hiroyuki Morita is a Japanese animator and director. He has worked as an animator on projects such as Akira and Lupin III. He is best known for working as director on the Studio Ghibli film The ...more

Mark Walton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Mark Walton is an American story artist and voice actor at Walt Disney Animation Studios. Walton is best known for voicing Rhino the hamster in the 2008 animated film Bolt.

Michael Maltese is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Michael "Mike" Maltese was a long-time American storyman for classic animated cartoon shorts.

Tetsurō Amino is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Tetsurō Amino Tetsurō Amino is a Japanese anime director, born on October 10, 1955 in Chiba Prefecture. In 1988, he started using his name in katakana. He has directed noted anime series as Bakusō Kyōdai ...more

Hiroaki Sakurai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Hiroaki Sakurai Hiroaki Sakurai is an anime director. He is known for his work in Daa! Daa! Daa!, better known as UFO Baby. He also served as the director for the anime adaptation of Cromartie High School.

Jennifer Yuh Nelson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Jennifer Yuh is a film director.

Tom Minton is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Tom Minton is an American animation producer, writer, story editor and storyboard artist. He created and wrote the "Toby Danger" episode of Freakazoid, wrote the lyrics to the song ...more

Isadore Sparber is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Isadore Sparber Izzy Sparber was a screenwriter, film producer and film director.

Erik Wiese is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Erik Wiese is a storyboard artist and writer who currently works on the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants, beginning with his character development and design for the pilot "Help ...more

Rodolfo Damaggio is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Rodolfo Damaggio is a concept artist, storyboard artist, and animator.

Clayton Morrow is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Clayton Morrow Clayton McKenzie Morrow is an American animator, writer, and storyboard artist. He is credited as Clayton Morrow, Clay Morrow, Clayton McKenzie Morrow, and Clayton M. Morrow. He is married to ...more

Thor Freudenthal is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Thor Freudenthal Thor Freudenthal is a German film director, animator and special effects artist.

Mark Simon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Mark Simon is a film crew member.

Ryūtarō Nakamura is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Ryūtarō Nakamura was a Japanese director and animator, best known for directing the landmark anime series Serial Experiments Lain, and for his collaboration with Masamune Shirow and Chiaki J. ...more

Jeff Balsmeyer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Jeff Balsmeyer Jeff Balsmeyer is a film director.

Tom King is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Tom King is an American television writer and story board artist best known for his work on the animated children's shows The Ren & Stimpy Show, SpongeBob SquarePants, Camp Lazlo, Chowder ...more

Ralph Fernan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Ralph Fernan is an animator and storyboard artist.

Todd Waterman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Todd Waterman is an animator, storyboard artist, and a TV director.

William Elder-Groebe is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
William Elder-Groebe William Elder-Groebe is an animator and storyboard artist.

Greg Miller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Greg Miller Greg Miller is an American animator, cartoonist and storyboard artist. He worked on the production of Shrek the Third and Monsters vs. Aliens as the additional storyboard artist. He is currently ...more

Al Zegler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Al Zegler Al Zegler is a film and television director and a storyboard artist.

Mario Piluso is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Mario Piluso Mario Piluso is a film producer, a film director and a screenwriter.

Jay Martin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Jay Martin Jay Martin is a storyboard artist and music video director.

Dominic Bianchi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Dominic Bianchi Dominic Bianchi is an American animation director. Bianchi is known for directing multiple episodes of the animated series Family Guy, most notably the show's celebrated 150th episode, ...more

Joe Daniello is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Joe Daniello Joseph "Joe" Daniello is an American animation director. He directed several episodes of the television series American Dad. Daniello has also worked as a storyboard artist for ...more

Callan Brunker is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Callan Brunker Callan Brunker is a film director and screenwriter.

Gustavo Vazquez is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Gustavo Vazquez Gustavo Vazquez is an actor, film director, cinematographer, film editor and storyboard artist.

Phil Weinstein is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Phil Weinstein Phil Weinstein is a film and television director, storyboard artist and film producer.

Matthew Alan Taylor is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Matthew Alan Taylor Matthew Alan Taylor is a storyboard artist.

Alex Mann is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Alex Mann Alex Mann is a storyboard artist and screenwriter.

Gordon Clark is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Storyboard Artists
Gordon Clark Gordon Clark is an animation director.