Mike Gasaway is an animator/writer/director/producer with over 20 years of experience, specializing in computer animation. He’s directed on three award winning shows and animated on projects ranging from thrill rides at Disney Imagineering to feature films to video games.
While at DNA Productions, Mike directed more than 16 hours of television, including 3 one-hour shows and 1 hour and a half special. During that time, he won an Annie for Best Children’s Animated Series and was nominated for an Annie for Best Directing in an Animated Series.
In 2006, while at O Entertainment, Mike served as Supervising Director on Back at the Barnyard, directing 14 episodes, including an hour long special and supervising 33 episodes. In 2009, Back at the Barnyard earned an Emmy Award® for Outstanding Animated Program Special Class.
Mike also brought the show Planet Sheen to O Entertainment and acted as Co-Producer and Supervising Director for most of the first season.
Currently, Mike is involved in developing both live action and animated properties as a part of Gravel Lot Productions. He is also serving as a mentor with Animation Mentor, as he has for the last 10 years.
Television Co-Producer, Supervising Director
Back at the Barnyard
Television Supervising Director
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius
Daytime Emmy Award, Outstanding Animation Special Class