OUR FOUNDERS

Alex Woo

Founder & CEO

Alex is the Founder and CEO of Kuku Studios, an independent animation studio based in Berkeley, California. Prior to founding Kuku Studios, Alex was a Story Lead at Pixar Animation Studios, a director in development at LucasFilm Animation, and a Student Academy Award-winning filmmaker.

He is the Creator and Executive Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Ratatouille, Wall•e, The Good Dinosaur, Finding Dory, the Student Academy Award-winning short Rex Steele: Nazi Smasher, and the Sundance New Frontier selection VR short, The Rose and I. He is currently directing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

Alex holds a BFA in Film/TV Production from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts.

Stanley Moore

Co-Founder & VP of Creative

Stanley is an award-winning filmmaker with a deep, nerdy love for animation and an intrinsic taste for marketable creative content. His student film has won numerous awards in film festivals around the world. Prior to founding Kuku Studios, Stanley was one of the top Story Artists at Pixar Animation Studios. He holds a BA in Animation from Ringling School of Art & Design.

He is the Creator and Executive Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Finding Dory, Monsters University, and the Oscar-winning short The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.
Stanley is currently directing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

Tim Hahn

Co-Founder & VP of Production

Tim is an award-winning producer with a knack for bringing out the best in a creative team. Having led his production company Chinese Takeout Films to create multiple award-winning short films (both animated and live action), he is the glue that holds the team together. Prior to joining Kuku Studios, Tim worked in Production at Pixar Animation Studios. Tim holds a BA in Theater & Dance from Amherst College.

He is the Producer of the Netflix original series Go! Go! Cory Carson. His credits include Finding Dory, The Good Dinosaur, Toy Story of Terror, Toy Story That Time Forgot, Toy Story Toons, Cars Toons, and several award-winning music videos and short films.

Tim is currently producing an unannounced original animated feature for Netflix.

OUR TEAM

Erik Benson

Director

Jason Heaton

Series Director

Citlalli Anderson

Story Artist

Ben Mansfield

Story Artist

Tom Halasz

Assistant Editor

David Condolora

First Assistant Editor

Miriam Wallen

Executive Assistant

Regaye Fulcher

Director of Studio Operations

Nicholas Sy

2nd Assistant Editor

Huey Nguyen

Visual Development Artist

Hope Bogle

Editorial Manager

Rosemary Reese

Production Manager

Ying Hsuan Chen

Story Artist

Claire Norris

Production Coordinator

Sara Zotovich

Story Manager

Steve Pilcher

Production Designer

Lea Morement

Associate Editor

Tiffany Pham

Production Coordinator

Keri Cicolani

Script Supervisor

Maureen Gottschall

Controller

Zachary Shore

Story Artist

Tom Christopher

Lead Series Editor

Brandon Rein

First Assistant Editor

Vlad Kooperman

Series Director

Max Brace

Head of Story

Carla Connor

Associate Producer

Darren Marshall

Sculptor

Jason Merck

Visual Development Artist

Oona Holtane

Visual Development Artist

Tyler Hendrix

Story Artist

Greg Knowles

Series Editor

Natasha Sauls

Production Coordinator

Jessica Gallaher

Story Artist

Nick Kenway

Lead Editor

Hunter Dixon

Second Assistant Editor

Tony Piedra

Visual Development Artist

Mike Dutton

Visual Development Artist

Rebecka Petersson

Visual Development Artist

Freddie Sulit

Producer

Bob Marty

Assistant Editor

Adam Campbell

Showrunner

Gina Huang

Production Coordinator

Diana Flores

Assistant Editor

Daniel Arriaga

Character Designer

Jamison Empey

Production Accountant

Ed Caspersen

Technical Supervisor

Sam Wilson

Production Manager

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