Clark Spencer, Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Ginnifer Goodwin, Ron Clements, Osnat Shurer, John Musker, Dwayne Johnson, Nathan Greno, Dorothy McKim, Robert (Bobby) Lopez, Kristen Anderson-Lopez

Disney Animation Studios at D23

Clark Spencer, Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Ginnifer Goodwin, Ron Clements, Osnat Shurer, John Musker, Dwayne Johnson, Nathan Greno, Dorothy McKim, Robert (Bobby) Lopez, Kristen Anderson-Lopez

Talk: Disney Animation Studios at D23

Talks at Google chats with the Disney Animation Studios talent from the D23 Expo! Enjoy our interviews with the filmmakers and voice talent of "Moana", "Gigantic", and "Zootopia"!

Clark Spencer

Clark Spencer (born April 6, 1963) is an American film producer, businessman and studio executive, best known for his work at Walt Disney Animation Studios.

Byron Howard

Byron P. Howard (born December 26, 1968) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, animator, story artist and occasional voice actor at Walt Disney Animation Studios. He is best known as the co-director of Bolt (2008), Tangled (2010), and Zootopia (2016). He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Tangled and won for Zootopia.

Rich Moore

Rich Moore (born May 10, 1963) is an American film and television animation director, voice actor, and a creative partner at both Rough Draft Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios. He is best known for his work for directing the Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and co-directing Zootopia (2016). He is a two-time Emmy Award winner, a three-time Annie Award winner, and an Academy Award win.

Ginnifer Goodwin

Jennifer Michelle "Ginnifer" Goodwin(born May 22, 1978) is an American actress. She is known for playing Margene Heffman in the drama series Big Love Snow White in the fantasy series Once Upon a Time, and Judy Hopps in the Disney animated film Zootopia. Goodwin also appeared in various films including Mona Lisa Smile, Something Borrowed, Walk the Line, Killing Kennedy, and He's Just Not That Into You.

Ron Clements

Ron Clements is an American writer and animation director who worked on Aladdin, The Little Mermaid, Hercules, The Princess and the Frog, and Treasure Planet. Even when Disney faced hard times, Clements remained faithful to the company which provided him with his first big break -- a rare show of character in the cutthroat world of show-business.

Osnat Shurer

Osnat Shurer is an animation producer, who was one of the heads of Pixar Animation Studios' short film output. She is now a consultant involved in developing original feature films in both animation and live-action, working in particular with Pixar's much-older sister company, Walt Disney Animation Studios. She is also the producer to Disney's animated musical, Moana.

John Musker

John Musker knew he wanted to become an animator as a young child after watching Sleeping Beauty and Pinocchio. His work has included The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Hercules, and The Princess and the Frog. As said in the commentary of Beauty and the Beast, John Musker has his three rules of comedy: funny face, pants falling down or on fire, and someone getting hit in the head with something.

Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson is an American actor, producer, singer, and professional wrestler known as The Rock. Johnson made his WWF debut is Rocky Maivia. He pursued acting by first appearing on That ‘70s Show by playing his own father, Rocky Johnson, as a wrestler. He has appeared in movies such as Fast Five, Fast and Furious 6, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, and The Scorpion King.

Nathan Greno

Nathan Greno is an American film director, story artist and writer at Walt Disney Animation Studios. He is best known as the co-director of the 2010 animated film Tangled. His work includes Mulan and Meet the Robinsons. Greno has contributed to Walt Disney Animation Studios' two Academy Award-winning feature length films, as an additional story artist on Frozen and a creative advisor for Big Hero 6.

Dorothy Mckim

Dorothy McKim is an American producer for Disney whose best known for Meet the Robinsons, The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast. She is the inspiration for the character of Magee in the Prep & Landing franchise. McKim has won Primetime Emmy Awards in the "Outstanding Animated Programs" categories for her work on "Prep & Landing" and "Prep & Landing: Operation: Secret Santa."

Robert (Bobby) Lopez

Robert (Bobby) Lopez is an American songwriter of musicals, best known for co-creating The Book of Mormon and Avenue Q. He is also known for composing the songs featured in the Disney animated film Frozen. He is the youngest of only twelve people who have won an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, a Tony Award, and won within ten years.

Kristen Anderson-Lopez

Kristen Anderson-Lopez is an American songwriter who helped write and produced music for Disney’s Winnie the Pooh; which was nominated for an Annie Award. She wrote songs for Finding Nemo - The Musical. She and Robert Lopez also wrote the songs for Frozen including, "Let It Go" where they won the Academy Award for Best Original Song and two Grammy Award.