Rebecca Sugar

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Rebecca Sugar
Rebecca Sugar Speaking at New York Comic Con 2014 - Peter Dzubay (cropped).jpeg
Sugar at the 2014 New York Comic Con
Born (1987-07-09) July 9, 1987 (age 32)
Alma materSchool of Visual Arts
OccupationAnimator, cartoonist, storyboard artist, director, writer, screenwriter, producer, voice actor, songwriter
Years active2009–present
Known for
Partner(s)Ian Jones-Quartey (2008–present)

Rebecca Ray Sugar (born July 9, 1987) is an American animator, director, screenwriter, producer, and singer-songwriter. She is known for creating the Cartoon Network series Steven Universe, which has made her the first woman to independently create a series for the network.[1] Sugar was formerly a writer and storyboard artist on the animated television series Adventure Time until 2013.

Her work on the two series has earned her five Primetime Emmy Award nominations.[2]

Sugar identifies herself as "gender non-binary".[3]

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  1. "Rebecca Sugar – 30 Under 30: Hollywood". Forbes. December 17, 2012. Retrieved April 21, 2013.
  2. "Rebecca Sugar". Television Academy.
  3. Pulliam-Moore, Charles (16 July 2018). "Steven Universe's Rebecca Sugar Comes Out as Gender Nonbinary". io9. Retrieved 17 July 2018.

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