Happy Birthday Brad Bird!

ABOUT
American film director and producer known for hit films such as The Incredibles from 2004 and Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol from 2011.

BEFORE FAME
He made his first animation film at age 13 after being inspired by a visit to Walt Disney Studios.

TRIVIA
He directed Ratatouille, which won an Academy Award in 2008 for Best Animated Film.

FAMILY LIFE
He had three sons with his wife Elizabeth Canney.

ASSOCIATED WITH
He directed Tom Cruise in the fourth Mission Impossible film.