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Dean Gordon most recently served as an Art Director on Sony Pictures Animation's Smurfs: The Lost Village, now on Digital, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD.
Dean most recently served as a visual development artist on Sony Pictures Animation's two Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs movies as well as the Aardman co-production Arthur Christmas.
Prior to joining Sony Pictures Animation in 2007, Dean worked for 16 years at the Walt Disney Animation Studios as an art director (Fantasia/2000's "Pines of Rome" segment) and background supervisor or artist on many features including Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast and The Little Mermaid.
Dean started his career in television as a background color stylist and background artists on series such as A.L.F., BraveStarr, She-Ra: Princess of Power and Ghostbusters.
Dean graduated from the Art Center College of Design.