As per our current Database, Joe Ranft has been died on Aug 16, 2005 (age 45).
When Joe Ranft die, Joe Ranft was 45 years old.
Joe Ranft’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Joe Ranft was born in the Year of the Rat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rat are quick-witted, clever, charming, sharp and funny. They have excellent taste, are a good friend and are generous and loyal to others considered part of its pack. Motivated by money, can be greedy, is ever curious, seeks knowledge and welcomes challenges. Compatible with Dragon or Monkey.
Hollywood Screenwriter, Director, and Animator. An employee of Disney and Pixar, he worked on Cars and received an Academy Award for his screenplay for Toy Story. He also voiced the character Jacques in the 2003 feature Finding Nemo.
As a child, he became a junior Magician with Hollywood's famous Magic Castle. He later studied animation at the California Institute of the Arts.
He worked on Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King, among other Disney animated features.
He married Sue Barry in 1985; the couple had two children.
He and Director Lee Unkrich were both on the creative team of the acclaimed Toy Story films.