Kelly Asbury Net Worth

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Kelly Asbury Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Kelly Asbury is the Director of Sony Pictures Animation's upcoming all-new CG-animated feature film reboot of the popular Smurfs franchise, called "The Untitled Smurfs Movie", set for release in the summer of 2016. Asbury also Directed and Co-Wrote the 3D computer-animated feature film "Gnomeo & Juliet" (Disney/Touchstone 2011). Asbury's other past ...
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Full NameKelly Asbury
Date Of BirthJanuary 15, 1960
Place Of BirthBeaumont, Texas, United States
ProfessionArt Department, Animation Department, Director
EducationLamar University, California Institute of the Arts
SpouseJacquie Boggs
AwardsBronze Wrangler for Theatrical Motion Picture
NominationsHugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation
MoviesSmurfs: The Lost Village, Gnomeo & Juliet, Shrek the Third, Shrek 2, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, Beauty and the Beast
TV Shows100 Greatest Cartoons
Star SignCapricorn
1Living in Southern California [February 2011]
2Currently residing in London, England until late December 2010 for the post-production phase of his new 3D/CG animated movie "Gnomeo and Juliet" (coming from Disney/Touchstone Feb. 11, 2011) [September 2010]
3Currently in Toronto, Canada directing the final months of animation, lighting and effects on "Gnomeo and Juliet" (now a Touchstone film), which, in late summer, will relocate back to London, England for 3-4 months of scoring and post-production. The movie's release date has been set for February 11, 2011. [March 2010]
4Living and working in London, England while directing a new animated epic called Gnomeo and Juliet. [July 2008]
5Living in Toronto, Canada for the production/animation phase of the CG-animated feature "Gnomeo and Juliet" (Disney/Miramax - coming spring 2011) [May 2009]
6At age 17 wrote a letter to The Walt Disney Studios asking how one becomes and artist on their staff. The Production Manager from that time was a Mr. Don Duckwall (actual name), who encouraged Asbury to submit drawing samples. Asbury did so and was then advised to gain training at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) near LA, which offers a degree in Character Animation. Asbury followed that advice and started at CalArts in 1980.
7Art school classmates with other Cal Arts alumni and future animated feature directors Rob Minkoff (The Lion King), Kirk Wise and Gary Trousdale (Beauty and the Beast, The Hunchback of Notre Dame), Bruce Smith (BeBe's Kids) and Chris Sanders (Lilo and Stitch). Several other of Asbury's peers went on the win multiple Emmy awards and direct successful TV shows, The Simpsons among them.
8Both of the Asbury-directed animated films Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron and Shrek 2 opened the Cannes Film Festival and both were nominated for the Best Animated Feature Oscar.
9Though not himself a ventriloquist, harbors a lifelong passion for that offbeat art form, even going so far as to write a 128 page non-fiction book on the subject called "Dummy Days - America's Favorite Ventriloquists from Radio and Early TV" (Angel City Press 2003).

Art Department

Achmed Saves America2014Video original character design
The Prince of Egypt1998artistic supervisor: story
James and the Giant Peach1996storyboard supervisor
The Nightmare Before Christmas1993assistant art director - as Kelly Adam Asbury
Beauty and the Beast1991visual development artist
The Rescuers Down Under1990storyboard artist / visual development
The Little Mermaid1989visual development artist - as Kelly A. Asbury
The Littles1984TV Series storyboard artist - 8 episodes

Animation Department

Frozen2013/Istory artist
Wreck-It Ralph2012story artist
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa2008additional story artist
Kung Fu Panda2008additional story artist
Shrek2001story artist
Chicken Run2000additional story artist
Toy Story1995story artist
The Rescuers Down Under1990character designer
Sport Goofy in Soccermania1987Short layout artist
The Black Cauldron1985inbetween artist
The Fox and the Hound1981assistant animator - uncredited


Smurfs: The Lost Village2017filming
Gnomeo & Juliet2011
Shrek 22004
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron2002


Gnomeo & Juliet2011screenplay / story
Beauty and the Beast1991story


Gnomeo & Juliet2011Red Good Gnomes (voice)
Shrek the Third2007Master of Ceremonies Fiddlesworth (voice)
Shrek 22004Page Elf Nobleman ... (voice)


Gnomeo & Juliet: Sherlock Gnomes2018creative consultant pre-production
Shrek 22004ADR group

Art Director

Roller Coaster Rabbit1990Short as Kelly A. Asbury


Shrek the Third2007special thanks
Shrek2001special thanks


Lennon or McCartney2014Documentary shortHimself
Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition2012TV SeriesHimself
Jeff Dunham: Birth of a Dummy2011TV SpecialHimself - Author / Film Director
Made in Hollywood2011TV SeriesHimself
The BackStage Pass2009VideoHimself
I'm No Dummy2009DocumentaryHimself
100 Greatest Cartoons2005TV Special documentaryHimself
Meet the Cast of Shrek 22004Video documentary shortHimself
The Tech of Shrek 22004Video documentary shortHimself

Won Awards

2004Hollywood Film AwardHollywood Film AwardsAnimation of the YearShrek 2 (2004)
2003Bronze WranglerWestern Heritage AwardsTheatrical Motion PictureSpirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)

Nominated Awards

2012AnnieAnnie AwardsDirecting in a Feature ProductionGnomeo & Juliet (2011)
2012AnnieAnnie AwardsWriting in a Feature ProductionGnomeo & Juliet (2011)
2005AnnieAnnie AwardsDirecting in an Animated Feature ProductionShrek 2 (2004)
2005Silver RibbonItalian National Syndicate of Film JournalistsBest Foreign Director (Regista del Miglior Film Straniero)Shrek 2 (2004)
2004Palme d'OrCannes Film FestivalShrek 2 (2004)
1992HugoHugo AwardsBest Dramatic PresentationBeauty and the Beast (1991)

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