Samuel Alex Lasseter (born September 2, 1992) is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter, actor, voice actor, animator, and the chief creative of Buena Vista Animation Studios and Universal Studios Animation.

Early life

He was born in San Mateo County, California to John Lasseter and Nancy Lasseter. He has brothers, Bennett Lasseter, Joey Lasseter, P.J. Lasseter, and Jackson Lasseter. His father is of English, German, Irish, Scotch-Irish, and Welsh descent. His mother is of Dutch, Greek, Irish, Norwegian, and Russian Jewish descent.