About

Didier Ah-Koon
Creative Director/ Storyboard artist
Comedy Consultant
Comic book author

didierahkoon[@]gmail.com
+33 (0) 6.14.01.42.77



EXPERIENCE

April 2017 - Present
Freelance Storyboard Artist at ON Animation Studios
- Playmobil Movie

December 2016 - Present
Freelance Storyboard Artist at Rovio Animation Company
- The Angry Birds Movie 2

February 2016 - Present 
Creative Consultant - Comedy Development at Ubisoft
• Brainstorming and Analysing comedy punch-ups needs
• Providing storyboards beats, visual gags, comedy pass on scripts, storyboards and concepts
• Advising creative solutions

December 2014 - Present
Freelance Storyboard Artist at Sony Pictures Animation
- Emojimovie : Express Yourself (2019)
- Smurfs: The Lost Village (2017)

March 2013 - July 2015
Director on a Minion short movie at Illumination Mac Guff (Universal)
The short will be released on The Minions DVD in 2015

August 2014 - October 2014
Freelance Storyboard Artist at Blue Sky Studios 
- Ice Age: Collision Course (2016)

June 2010 - June 2014
Story Artist at Illumination Mac Guff (Universal)
- The Secret Life Of Pets (2015)
- The Minions (2015)
- Despicable Me 2 (2013)
- The Lorax (2012)
- Brad and Gary (Short 2011)
- Flanimals (in development)

May 2013 - July 2015
Comic book writer at Titan Comics and Editions Dupuis
Writer on "The Minions" comic book adaptation published in weekly magazine "Le journal de Spirou".

May 2011 - July 2011
Story Artist at Universal Orlando
"Despicable Me 3-D ride" for Universal Studios theme park.

Sep 2009 - May 2010
Story Artist at Marathon Media
"Rekkit Rabbit" (52 x 13’), 2D animated serie , 7 episodes.

July 2009 - Sep 2009
Story Artist at Cube Creative
"Kaeloo" (52 X 7'), 3D animated serie, 7 episodes.

May 2009 - June 2009
Story Artist at Futurikon
"Captain Biceps" (52 X 9'), 2D animated serie, 3 episodes.

August 2008 - March 2009
Story Artist at TV Loonland
"My Life Me", 2D animated serie (52 X 12'), 7 episodes.

June 2008 - July 2008
Story Artist at TeamTO
"International Hareport", 3D animated serie (26x12') , 2 episodes

Oct 2007 - April 2008
Story Artist at Mac Guff
"Pat & Stan", 3D animated serie (39 X 6'30''), 12 episodes


EDUCATION

2004 – 2007
Gobelins
CRFA, Animation

2001 – 2004
Emile Cohl
Art, Illustration, Comic