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Greg Tiernan

Film Director / Actor / Animator | * 06/19/1965 (56) | Dublin (Ireland)
Gregory Tiernan (born June 19, 1965) is an Irish-born, Canadian-based animator, director and voice artist. Along with his wife Nicole Stinn, he founded Nitrogen Studios Canada, Inc. in 2003, through which he introduced CGI to the Thomas & Friends series. Prior to this, Tiernan collaborated on various projects with filmmaker Don Bluth, Walt Disney Animation Studios and Klasky Csupo, Inc. Tiernan made his feature film debut with the long-gestating R-rated animated film Sausage Party (2016), joining Conrad Vernon to direct production of a story conceived by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Jonah Hill. ()
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Greg Tiernan was the director of Thomas and Friends from 2009 to 2012. In the twelfth season, he worked as unit director for Nitrogen Studios. He began work directing the series after the CGI transition, taking over from Steve Asquith. Hewas replaced by David Baas when production was moved to Arc Productions in 2012.He is married to Nicole Stinn.He has been working in the animation industry for twenty-seven years. Tiernan is a fan of the Railway Series. So much in fact, that he owns a copy of both The Island of Sodor: Its People, History and Railways and Sodor: Reading Between the Lines. According to an interview with SiF, Greg Tiernan says he would like to remake Pop Goes the Diesel and Dirty Work. And, if it was his choice, he would reintroduce every character ever introduced. Tiernan was involved in the animation of "Happily N'Ever After", the last film George Carlin played a part in.

Most frequent genres for this person: Animation | Kids & Family | Comedies

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Movies with Greg Tiernan as Actor(1)

as Potato / Noodle Soup (voice)2016 Sausage Party

Movies with Greg Tiernan as Crew(28)

Directing/Director2021 The Addams Family 2
Directing/Director2019 The Addams Family
Production/Executive Producer2019 The Addams Family
Directing/Director2016 Sausage Party
Production/Producer2014 Thomas & Friends: Spills & Thrills
Directing/Director2014 Thomas & Friends: Spills & Thrills
Directing/Director2013 Thomas & Friends: Muddy Matters
Directing/Director2012 Thomas and Friends: Up Up & Away!
Directing/Director2011 Thomas & Friends: Pop Goes Thomas
Directing/Director2010 Thomas & Friends: Creaky Cranky
Writing/Storyboard2004 Bionicle 2: Legends of Metru Nui
Crew/Sequence Supervisor2003 Rugrats Go Wild
Crew/Sequence Supervisor2002 The Wild Thornberrys Movie
Directing/Director2001 Thomas and Friends: Best of Percy
Crew/Sequence Supervisor2000 Rugrats in Paris: The Movie
Visual Effects/Animation2000 The Tigger Movie
Writing/Storyboard1997 Mr. Magoo
Visual Effects/Animation1994 Felidae
Visual Effects/Animation Director1992 The Little Punk
Visual Effects/Animation1992 Cool World
Visual Effects/Animation1990 Werner - Beinhart!
Visual Effects/Animation Manager1986 An American Tail

TV Shows/Series with Greg Tiernan as Crew(2)

Writing/Storyboard1998 The Wild Thornberrys
Visual Effects/Animation Manager1991 Rugrats

Full Name: Greg Tiernan
Born: Saturday, 06/19 1965 (June) in Dublin (Ireland) (current age: 56 years + 42 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Greg Tiernan frequently works together with these people:
Michael Brandon (9x, Actor)
Conrad Vernon (9x, Actor)
David Bedella (8x, Actor)
Sharon Miller (8x, Crew)
Martin Sherman (8x, Actor)
Kerry Shale (7x, Actor)
Jules de Jongh (6x, Cast)
Nicole Stinn (6x, Crew)
Glenn Wrage (6x, Actor)
William Hope (5x, Actor)
Darren Schmidtz (5x, Crew)
Gábor Csupó (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:437417, Added: 09/23/2018, Last updated: 07/25/2021