Andrew Chesworth is a filmmaker living in Burbank, CA. He co-wrote and co-directed the Oscar-nominated short film One Small Step at Taiko Studios with Bobby Pontillas.
He was an animator for Disney on such films as Zootopia, Frozen, Big Hero 6, Moana, Wreck-It Ralph, Feast, Get a Horse!, Inner Workings, and Olaf's Frozen Adventure. Previously he was a director of commercials and short films at Make Visual in Minneapolis.
From 2016-2017, Andrew taught fourth-year Character Animation at CalArts.
Most recently, Andrew completed a contract as a character animator on Netflix's Klaus for Sergio Pablos Animation Studios during a six-month sabbatical from Taiko.
Currently, Andrew is employed full-time at Taiko Studios directing and producing animated shorts and developing feature film projects. He is also freelancing part-time as a character animator and teaching at Animsquad.
Andrew Chesworth is represented by Anna Berthold at United Talent Agency.