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 34)
Alma materSchool of Visual Arts
OccupationAnimator, cartoonist, storyboard artist, director, writer, screenwriter, producer, voice actress, comedian, clown, jester mime, dancer, tap dance, tomboy, songwriter
Years active2009–present
Known for
Partner(s)Ian Jones-Quartey (2008–present)

Rebecca Ray Sugar (born July 9, 1987) is an American animator, cartoonist, director, writer, storyboard artist, screenwriter, producer, voice actress, comedian, clown, jester, mime, dancer, tap dance,tomboy 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]

References[change | change source]

  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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