Kevin Lima (born June 12, 1962) is an American film director and animator. He was also given thanks in the 2002 Disney animated film, Return to Never Land. He joined the studio in 1985, and has directed a number of Disney films, with A Goofy Movie serving as his directorial debut. His wife is Brenda Chapman, co-director of Disney/Pixar's Brave.


Year Film Position
1987 Sport Goofy in Soccermania Animator
1987 The Brave Little Toaster Animator/Character Designer
1988 Oliver & Company Character Animator
1989 The Little Mermaid Character Designer
1990 The Rescuers Down Under Visual Development Artist
1991 Beauty and the Beast Visual Development Artist
1992 Aladdin Story
1994 The Lion King Story
1995 A Goofy Movie Director
1999 Tarzan Director
2000 102 Dalmatians Director
2007 Enchanted Director