A native of Minnesota, Michael Show is a former Walt Disney Feature Animation supervising animator. As a student at California Institute of the Arts he created the award winning Chickin's Fer Rent. In his 20+ years career at Disney he worked on such classics as The Little Mermaid, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. Show was also the supervising animator of the Muses for Hercules and Morph for Treasure Planet. With the end of 2D at Disney he was selected to retrain as a CG animator and additional credits include Chicken Little, Meet The Robinson's and Bolt. He has been teaching animation at ArtCenter College of Design since 2016 and Laguna College of Art and Design since 2011.