Ralph Eggleston

American animator (1965–2022)

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]

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

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

References change

  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.