|Years active 1990 - Present|
Upcoming movie Coco
Spouse Laura Unkrich
Name Lee Unkrich
|Full Name Lee Edward Unkrich|
Born August 8, 1967 (age 48) (1967-08-08) Cleveland, Ohio
Alma mater University of Southern California
Occupation Director, Editor and Screenwriter
Known for Toy Story 2 Toy Story 3
Children Hannah Unkrich, Alice Unkrich, Max Unkrich
Education University of Southern California, USC School of Cinematic Arts
Movies Toy Story 3, Finding Nemo, Monsters - Inc, Toy Story 2, A Bug's Life
Similar People Andrew Stanton, John Lasseter, Pete Docter, David Silverman, Tim Allen
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Lee Edward Unkrich (born August 8, 1967) is an American director, film editor and screenwriter. He is a longtime member of the creative team at Pixar, where he started in 1994 as a film editor. He later began directing, first as co-director of Toy Story 2. After co-directing Monsters, Inc. and Finding Nemo, Unkrich made his solo directorial debut with Toy Story 3, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Animated Film in 2011.
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A native of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, Unkrich spent his youth acting at The Cleveland Play House. Unkrich graduated from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts in 1990. Before joining Pixar in 1994, Unkrich worked for several years in television as an editor and director. Unkrich is married to Laura Century and they have three children: Hannah, Alice, and Max.
Unkrich is the 2011 recipient of University of Southern California's Mary Pickford Distinguished Alumni Award recognizing alumni contributions to the cinematic arts.
Currently, Unkrich is Vice-President of Editorial and Layout at Pixar, and directing the upcoming Pixar movie Coco.