As a character animator, Ethan Hurd most recently lent his talents to the PDI/DreamWorks hit animated feature film, Shrek. He is currently working on the studio's next two features, Shrek 2 and Madagascar.
Prior to joining PDI/DreamWorks, Ethan Hurd worked as a character animator for Pixar, Wildbrain, and as a directing animator at Rhythm & Hues. His varied contributions to animation production include work for video games, commercials, feature films and theme park rides, and is credited on such high profile projects as Toy Story 2 and It's Tough to Be a Bug.
Ethan Hurd received his BFA in Character Animation from the California Institute of the Arts.