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Dave Brain was born on November 12, 1941 in Alameda, California, USA as David M Brain. He is known for his work on The Black Cauldron (1985), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987) and Batman Beyond (1999). He was previously married to Kathleen Brain. See full bio »

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Known For

The Black Cauldron Animation Department
(1985)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Animation Department
(1987)
Batman Beyond Animation Department
(1999)
The Batman Animation Department
(2006)

Filmography

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 2006 The Replacements (TV Series) (timing director - 5 episodes)
- The Truth Hurts (2006) ... (timing director)
- Jumping Mad (2006) ... (timing director)
- The Insecurity Guard (2006) ... (timing director)
- Cinde-Riley (2006) ... (timing director)
- The Jerky Girls (2006) ... (timing director)
 2006 American Dragon: Jake Long (TV Series) (timing director - 1 episode)
- Hero of the Hourglass (2006) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
  The Batman (TV Series) (animation timing director - 1 episode, 2006) (timing director - 1 episode, 2006)
- Gotham's Ultimate Criminal Mastermind (2006) ... (animation timing director - as David Brain)
- The Icy Depths (2006) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
 2005 The Batman vs. Dracula (Video) (animation timing director)
 2004 Mickey's Twice Upon a Christmas (Video) (animation timing director - as David Brain)
 2003 I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown (TV Movie) (animator)
 2001-2003 Jackie Chan Adventures (TV Series) (timing director - 21 episodes)
- Little Valmont, Big Jade (2003) ... (timing director)
- Viva Las Jackies (2002) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
- Re-Enter the J Team (2002) ... (timing director)
- Chi of the Vampire (2002) ... (timing director)
- Pleasure Cruise (2002) ... (timing director)
 2002 The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina (Video) (animation director - uncredited)
 2002 Baby Blues (TV Series) (timing director - 1 episode)
- Wanda Proof (2002) ... (timing director)
 2001 Johnny Bravo (TV Series) (animation director - 1 episode)
- A Johnny Bravo Christmas (2001) ... (animation director)
 2000-2001 Men in Black: The Series (TV Series) (timing director - 5 episodes)
- The Endgame Syndrome: Part 1 (2001) ... (timing director)
- The Zero to Superhero Syndrome (2001) ... (timing director)
- The Virtual Crossfire Syndrome (2001) ... (timing director)
- The Back to School Syndrome (2000) ... (timing director)
- The Musical Chairs Syndrome (2000) ... (timing director)
 2001 No P in the O.O.L. (TV Short) (timing director)
 2000 Generation O! (TV Series) (sheet timer - 1 episode)
- Our House (2000) ... (sheet timer)
 2000 Tom Sawyer (Video) (animation director)
 1999 Dexter's Laboratory: Ego Trip (TV Movie) (animation direction - uncredited)
 1999 Winnie the Pooh: Seasons of Giving (Video) (supervising timing director - segment "Groundpiglet Day") / (timing director - segment "Find Her, Keep Her")
 1999 Batman Beyond (TV Series) (animation timing director - 1 episode)
- Splicers (1999) ... (animation timing director)
  I Am Weasel (TV Series short) (animation director - 11 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (additional animation direction - 1 episode, 1997)
- I Am Dragon Slayer (1999) ... (animation director)
- Fred: Last of the Idiots (1999) ... (animation director)
- My Blue Hiney (1999) ... (animation director)
- Baboon Man and Boy Weasel (1999) ... (animation director)
- Leave It to Weasel (1999) ... (animation director)
  Cow and Chicken (TV Series) (animation director - 12 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (additional animation director - 1 episode, 1997) (additional animation direction - 1 episode, 1997)
- The Cow and Chicken Blues/I.M. Weasel: I Are Good Salesmans/The Ballad of Cow and Chicken (1999) ... (animation director - segment "The Ballad of Cow and Chicken")
- Snail Boy/I.M. Weasel: The Magnificent Motorbikini/The Penalty Wheel (1999) ... (animation director - segment "Penalty Wheel")
- Major Wedgie/I.M. Weasel: Dream Weasel/The Loneliest Cow (1999) ... (animation director - segment "The Loneliest Cow")
- Chachi the Chewing Gum Seal/Black Sheep of the Family (1999) ... (animation director)
- Be Careful What You Wish For/Lost at Sea/I.M. Weasel: I Do (1998) ... (animation director - segment "Be Careful What You Wish For")
 1998 Snowden: Raggedy Ann & Andy's Adventure (Video short) (exposure sheet timing)
 1998 An All Dogs Christmas Carol (Video) (slugging/sheet director)
 1998 Hey Arnold! (TV Series) (sheet timer - 1 episode)
- Phoebe Takes the Fall/The Pig War (1998) ... (sheet timer)
 1997 King of the Hill (TV Series) (timer - 7 episodes)
- The Company Man (1997) ... (timer)
- Plastic White Female (1997) ... (timer)
- King of the Ant Hill (1997) ... (timer)
- Keeping Up with Our Joneses (1997) ... (timer)
- The Order of the Straight Arrow (1997) ... (timer)
 1997 Dexter's Laboratory (TV Series) (animation director - 1 episode)
- Way of the Dee Dee/The Justice Friends: Say Uncle Sam/Tribe Called Girl (1997) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
 1995-1997 Life with Louie (TV Series short) (timing director - 13 episodes)
- The Thank You Note (1997) ... (timing director)
- The Masked Chess Boy (1996) ... (timing director)
- An Anderson Dozen (1996) ... (timing director)
- Mr. Anderson's Opus (1996) ... (timing director)
- Anderson Ski Weekend (1996) ... (timing director)
 1997 What's Going on Back There!? (TV Short) (animation director - uncredited)
 1997 What a Cartoon! (TV Series short) (animation director - 2 episodes)
- Sledgehammer O'Possum: What's Going on Back There? (1997) ... (animation director - uncredited)
- Snoot's New Squat (1997) ... (animation director - uncredited)
 1995-1996 The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat (TV Series short) (animation director - 5 episodes)
- Wet Paint/News Blues/Copy Cat (1995) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- Felix's Big Splash/Gross Ghost/The Underwater Kingdom (1995) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- Love at First Slice/Space Case/Peg Leg Felix (1995) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- Felix in Nightdrop Land/Shocking Story (1995) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
 1992 Goof Troop (TV Series) (timing director - 2 episodes)
- Great Egg-Spectations (1992) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
- You Camp Take It with You (1992) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
  Darkwing Duck (TV Series) (animation director - 11 episodes, 1991) (timing director - 4 episodes, 1991)
- Going Nowhere Fast (1991) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- In Like Blunt (1991) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- Bad Tidings (1991) ... (timing director - as David Brain)
- Dances with Bigfoot (1991) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
- It's a Wonderful Leaf (1991) ... (animation director - as David Brain)
 1991 Adventures in Odyssey: A Flight to the Finish (Video short) (animation director - as David Brain)
 1991 Adventures in Odyssey: The Knight Travellers (Video short) (animation director - as David Brain)
 1988-1990 Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (TV Series) (supervising timing director - 22 episodes)
- A Chorus Crime (1990) ... (supervising timing director - as David Brain)
- Out of Scale (1990) ... (supervising timing director)
- Double 'O Chipmunk (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- Normie's Science Project (1989) ... (supervising timing director - as David Brain)
- A Case of Stage Blight (1989) ... (supervising timing director - as David Brain)
  The New Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (TV Series) (timing director - 22 episodes, 1988 - 1989) (supervising timing director - 5 episodes, 1989 - 1990)
- Sham Pooh/Rock-A-Bye Pooh Bear (1990) ... (supervising timing director)
- All's Well That Ends Wishing Well (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- Bubble Trouble/Groundpiglet Day (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- Rabbit Marks the Spot/Good-Bye Mr. Pooh (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- Me and My Shadow/To Catch a Hiccup (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
  DuckTales (TV Series) (timing director - 66 episodes, 1987 - 1988) (supervising timing director - 28 episodes, 1988 - 1990)
- Ducky Mountain High (1990) ... (supervising timing director)
- The Masked Mallard (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- Attack of the Fifty-Foot Webby (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- The Unbreakable Bin (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
- The Bride Wore Stripes (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
 1990 DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp (slugging and timing director)
 1989 The Magical World of Disney (TV Series) (supervising timing director - 1 episode)
- Super DuckTales (1989) ... (supervising timing director)
 1988 Gumby Adventures (TV Series) (animation director - 8 episodes)
- Gone Clayzy (1988) ... (animation director)
- Chatter Box (1988) ... (animation director)
- As the Worm Turns (1988) ... (animation director)
- All Cooped Up (1988) ... (animation director)
- A Smashing Hit (1988) ... (animation director)
 1988 Snoopy: The Musical (TV Movie) (animator)
 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) (sequence director - 5 episodes)
- Shredded & Splintered (1987) ... (sequence director - as David Brain)
- Hot-Rodding Teenagers from Dimension X (1987) ... (sequence director - as David Brain)
- A Thing About Rats (1987) ... (sequence director - as David Brain)
- Enter: The Shredder (1987) ... (sequence director - as David Brain)
- Turtle Tracks (1987) ... (sequence director - as David Brain)
 1987 Adventures of the Gummi Bears (TV Series) (timing director - 7 episodes)
- Mirthy Me/Gummi Dearest (1987) ... (timing director)
- The Knights of Gummadoon (1987) ... (timing director)
- Snows Your Old Man/Boggling the Bears (1987) ... (timing director)
- Day of the Beevilweevils (1987) ... (timing director)
 1987 Little Clowns of Happytown (TV Series short) (sequence director - as David Brain, 1987)
 1987 Cathy (TV Movie) (animator)
 1986 Fluppy Dogs (TV Short) (timing director - as David Brain)
 1985 The Black Cauldron (additional animator)
 1985 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series short) (animator - 1 episode)
- The Bollo Caper (1985) ... (animator)
 1984 Muppet Babies (TV Series) (animation director - 13 episodes)
- Good, Clean Fun (1984) ... (animation director)
- From a Galaxy Far, Far Away (1984) ... (animation director)
- Fun Park Fantasies (1984) ... (animation director)
- Gonzo's Video Show (1984) ... (animation director)
- Close Encounters of the Frog Kind (1984) ... (animation director)
 1984 The Transformers (TV Series) (sequence director - 3 episodes)
- More Than Meets the Eye: Part 3 (1984) ... (sequence director)
- More Than Meets the Eye: Part 2 (1984) ... (sequence director)
- More Than Meets the Eye: Part 1 (1984) ... (sequence director)
 1984 Fitness and Me: Why Exercise? (Short) (animation artist)
 1982 Puff and the Incredible Mr. Nobody (TV Short) (animator)
 1982 Stanley, the Ugly Duckling (TV Short) (animator)
 1981 A Chipmunk Christmas (TV Short) (animator)
 1981 Once Upon a Mouse (Short documentary) (animator: title animation - as David Brain)
 1979 A Family Circus Christmas (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1979 The Little Rascals' Christmas Special (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1979 Puff the Magic Dragon in the Land of the Living Lies (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1978 Yogi's Space Race (TV Series) (animator - 1978)
 1978 A Special Valentine with the Family Circus (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1977 The Mouse and His Child (animator)
 1977 The Rescuers (animator - uncredited)
 1974 The Mad Magazine TV Special (TV Movie) (animator)
 1974 Devlin (TV Series) (animator - 16 episodes)
- Dad's Friend (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- Sandy's Decision (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- Sandy's Turn (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- The Stowaway (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- Jester's Secret (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
 1972-1974 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series) (animator - 3 episodes)
- Sara's Summer of the Swans (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- Pssst! Hammerman's After You! (1974) ... (animator - as David Brain)
- The Last of the Curlews (1972) ... (animator)
 1974 Clerow Wilson's Great Escape (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1974 Free to Be... You & Me (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain)
 1972 Clerow Wilson and the Miracle of P.S. 14 (TV Movie) (animator - as David Brain) / (sequence director - as David Brain)
 1970 Is It Always Right to Be Right? (Short) (animator)
 1969 Hot Wheels (TV Series) (animator - 16 episodes)
- Drag Strip/Slicker-Slicks (1969) ... (animator)
- It Takes a Team/Like Father, Like Son (1969) ... (animator)
 1969 Skyhawks (TV Series) (animator - 1969)
 1968 The Magic Pear Tree (Short) (animator)
 1967 The Jungle Book (inbetweener - uncredited)
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