Senior Animator

Clarence "Boola" Robello

Animating for over 20 years, as a supervisor and professional animator, Clarence "Boola" Robello has animated on 2D hand drawn Disney and DreamWorks animated films, full CG animated films, and live action blockbuster VFX films. He has animated for Walt Disney Feature Animation Burbank and Florida Studios, DreamWorks Animation SKG, Warner Bros. Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Pixel Liberation Front, Rhythm & Hues Studios, Encore VFX, Digital Domain 3.0,The Third Floor, and Moving Picture Company (MPC).

For the past 9yrs, Boola has also instructed character animation at the online school Animation Mentor. He is also an accomplished martial arts instructor in the full contact style of Kyokushin Karate having earned his black belt at the age of 14. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Illustration from the Kansas City Art Institute. Boola's mentors were legendary animators James Baxter, Pres Romanillos, Jakob Jensen, Simon Otto, Lenord Robinson, and Dan Wawrzaszek. Boola has also studied under life drawing masters Glenn Vilppu and Karl Gnass. Boola lives with his wife who is also an artist/illustrator/writer, and their two energetic and imaginative sons.

Film credits include: Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Monster Trucks, Passengers, Disney's The Jungle Book, The Finest Hours, Goosebumps, Justice League Adventures: Trapped In Time, The Smurfs 2, Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes, Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Alvin & The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, Aliens In The Attic, Night At The Museum: Battle Of The Smithsonian, Bolt, The Incredible Hulk, I Am Legend, Spider-man 3, Monster House, Mickey's Toon Tales, Dreams & Giants, Sinbad: Legend Of The Seven Seas, Spirit: Stallion Of The Cimarron, The Road To El Dorado, Tarzan, and Mulan.

Television credits include: Supergirl, The Flash, DC's Legends Of Tomorrow, and Green Lantern: The Animated Series.