Ralph Eggleston

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Ralph Eggleston
Born(1965-10-18)October 18, 1965
DiedAugust 28, 2022(2022-08-28) (aged 56)
OccupationComic artist, illustrator, animator, art director, storyboard artist, writer, film director production designer
Years active1985–2022
EmployerPixar Animation Studios (1992–2022)
Notable work

Ralph Eggleston (October 18, 1965 – August 28, 2022)[1] was an American animator, art director, storyboard artist, writer, movie director, and production designer. He worked at Pixar Animation Studios. He wrote and directed the Oscar-winning Pixar short movie For the Birds.[2]

Eggleston died on August 28, 2022, at his San Rafael, California, home, from pancreatic cancer at the age of 56.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. T.J, Julie & (2022-08-29). "Oscar-Winning Pixar Employee Ralph Eggleston Passes Away from Cancer". Pixar Post. Retrieved 2022-08-29.
  2. "Pixar's Ralph Eggleston on the Continued Importance of "Rough Sketch"". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2018-12-11.
  3. Amidi, Amid (August 29, 2022). "Ralph Eggleston, a Cornerstone of Pixar's Visual Style, Dies at 56". Cartoon Brew. Retrieved August 30, 2022.