Don Hahn produced the classic Beauty and the Beast, the first animated film nominated for a Best Picture Oscar from the Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences. His next film The Lion King, broke box office records to become the top grossing traditionally animated film of all time and a blockbuster Broadway musical. Hahn also served as associate producer of the landmark film Who Framed Roger Rabbit. His other credits include The Hunchback of Notre Dame, The Disneynature films Earth, Oceans, and African Cats and the short The Little Matchgirl which earned Hahn his second Oscar Nomination
He is currently Executive Producer of Tim Burton's Frankenweenie, a stop motion animated feature due out in 2012. His new book Brain Storm - Unleashing Your Creative Self, is due out in bookstores in May of 2011.