Lima, Kevin 1962(?)–

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LIMA, Kevin 1962(?)–


Born c. 1962; married Brenda Chapman (a director and writer).


Agent—Endeavor, 9601 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.


Director and producer.

Awards, Honors:

Annie Award nomination, International Animated Film Society, outstanding direction in an animated feature production (with Chris Buck), 1999, for Tarzan; Directors Guild of America Award, outstanding direction in children's programs (with others), 2004, for "Eloise at Christmastime," The Wonderful World of Disney.


Film Director:

A Goofy Movie (animated), Buena Vista, 1995.

Tarzan (animated), Buena Vista/Walt Disney, 1999.

102 Dalmatians, Buena Vista, 2000.

Film Work; Other:

Animation director and character designer, The Brave Little Toaster (animated), 1987.

Character animator, Oliver & Company (animated), Buena Vista, 1988.

Character designer, The Little Mermaid (animated), Buena Vista, 1989.

Film Appearances:

Voice of Lester, A Goofy Movie (animated), Buena Vista, 1995.

Television Coproducer and Director; Movies:

Eloise at the Plaza, ABC, 2003.

"Eloise at Christmastime," The Wonderful World of Disney, ABC, 2003.

Television Director; Episodic:

Director for the animated series Goof Troop (also known as Disney's "Goof Troop"), ABC; and The Legend of Tarzan (also known as Disney's "The Legend of Tarzan"), UPN and syndicated.


The animated films Aladdin and Oliver & Company were based on stories by Lima.



Cinefantastique, August, 1999, p. 20.