Previous Guests

Kris Pearn Story Artist

Kris Pearn Story Artist

Kris Pearn makes his directorial debut with Sony Pictures Animation’s Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, teaming in that capacity with Cody Cameron.

Pearn most recently served as Story Supervisor on Sony Pictures Animation’s and Aardman’s Arthur Christmas, and was honored for his work with an Annie Award nomination for Best Storyboarding in a Feature Production. He was also Head of Story on Sony Pictures Animation’s Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and served as a story artist on the studio’s critically acclaimed feature Surf’s Up, an Academy Award® nominee for Best Animated Feature. In 2006, his work on Sony Pictures Animation’s freshman hit, Open Season, earned him an Annie Award nomination for Best Storyboarding in an Animated Production.

Pearn was profiled by The Hollywood Reporter as part of the “Class of 2007” in their annual “The NEXT Generation” issue, which profiles and recognized up-and-coming creative individuals as “ones to watch.”

Tags: ,