John Hoffman

John's career in the animation industry is old enough to rent a car. He has worked at various studios including Fox Animation, Laika, and Pixar. His most recent credit is as Head of Story on LUCA. John has done a little bit of everything, but his true love is story. When not drawing or writing, John likes to hike with his wife and their dog Walter. He also likes hockey, comic books, and ice cream.

Participant Schedule

Sunday 10/16


Once Upon A Storyboard Panel

Sunday 10/16 2:30PM - 3:30PM Room 101

Michael Daley, Michelle Lam, Alessandra Sorrentino, David Colman, Justin Copeland, John Hoffman, Chris Copeland

Story artists Alessandra Sorrentino, Michelle Lam, Michael Daley, John Hoffman, Justin Copeland, David Colman, and Chris Copeland get their stories straight for this panel discussion about what it takes to be a good story artist and share their own stories about various projects they’ve worked on and the lessons they’ve learned along the way. Q&A to follow.