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Eddy Houchins
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Biographical information
Full name

Eddy Houcins

Born

March 27, 1958

Birthplace

West Virginia, United States

Career information
Occupation

   Animator
   Director
   Producer

Years

1987–present

Work

The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa

Eddy Houchins is an American producer, director, and animation and timing director. He produced and directed episodes of The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa, in which he also served as an animation and timing director.

Biography

Early life

Houchins was born in West Virginia. He later moved to Fredericksburg, Virginia, where he obtained a part-time job working as a graphic artist and illustrator for an advertising agency. He attended art school at Virginia Commonwealth University. He obtained a job with an animation studio in Richmond, Virginia. He served first as a cel painter, then as an inker, then as an assistant animator, and finally as an animator of commercials and short industrial films.

Career

Houchins launched his career in 1987, when he served as an assistant animator on The Chipmunk Adventure. He later served as an animator for the television series Beetlejuice.

Houchins later served as an animation director for films and television series such as Aladdin, Aladdin and the King of Thieves, 101 Dalmatians: The Series, Lilo & Stitch: The Series, Phineas and Ferb, Chowder, and Squirrel Boy. He also served as a director for shows like Hercules: The Animated Series and The Mummy.

Credits

Trivia

References

  1. Eddy Houchins. Animation Insider (August 30, 2015). Retrieved on July 16, 2018.

External links

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