What is your name and your current occupation?
Chuck Maidenâ€”color designer on American Dad! at Fox Television Animation.
What are some of the crazier jobs you had before getting into animation?
Crazy, huh? Well, I donâ€™t know about crazy, but Iâ€™ve worked at a lamp factory, delivered Dreyerâ€™s ice cream, worked at a 7-Eleven, delivered pizzas for a half of night, played in rock bands, colored comic booksâ€”I could go on, but you might fall asleep.
What are some of your favorite projects you’re proud to have been a part of?
Well, definitely, this one, American Dad! and also King of the Hill, which I worked on for 12 years.
How did you become interested in animation?
When I was a kid, I watched Popeye, The Flintstones, Bugs Bunny, as well as a lot of others. There was one old cartoon, where it showed an artistâ€™s hand drawing the character, which then came to life. It made me realize Continue reading