Paul Briggs is an American storyboard artist, visual effects animator, and voice actor. He is best known for working for the Walt Disney Animation Studios as a head of story on films such as Frozen and Big Hero 6.

Early life

Briggs was born in 1974 in San Antonio, Texas, and went to Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City, Missouri.[1][2]


Briggs started his career by an internship at the Walt Disney Animation Studios in 1997 and worked in the animated film Hercules as an visual effects artist.[1]

In 2009, Briggs worked as a story artist in the animated film The Princess and the Frog, which released on November 25, 2009.[2]

In 2013, he worked on the animated film Frozen as a head of story, which released on November 27, 2013.[1] He also voiced the character Marshmallow.[3]

In 2014, Briggs again worked as the storyboard supervisor in the animated film Big Hero 6, which released on November 7, 2014.[1] He also voiced the minor character Yama.


Year Film Head of story
Storyboard artist
Visual effects animator Actor (voice) Notes
1997 Hercules Template:Y
1998 Mulan Template:Y
2002 Lilo & Stitch Template:Y
2003 Brother Bear Template:Y
2005 Avatar: The Last Airbender TV series, 2 episodes, property designer
2008 Bolt Template:Y
2009 The Princess and the Frog Template:Y Template:Y Two Fingers (voice)
2010 Tangled Template:Y
2011 Winnie the Pooh Template:Y
2013 Get a Horse! Template:Y Template:Y Short film, Additional Voices (voice)
2013 Frozen Template:Y Template:Y Marshmallow / Additional Voices (voice)
2014 Big Hero 6 Template:Y Template:Y Yama (voice)
2015 Frozen Fever Template:Y Short film, Marshmallow (voice)
2016 Zootopia Template:Y


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