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Production Designer

Carlos Zaragoza is currently serving as the production designer for Sony Pictures Animation’s original animated musical “Vivo,” which features brand new songs from Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creative force behind the Broadway smash “Hamilton,” and is slated for theatrical release in June 2021.

Previously, Zaragoza served as the production designer for Sony Pictures Animation's “The Emoji Movie.”

His wide experience includes art directing for over 17 years in feature live action, animation, musical theater, commercials, TV drama and shows. His credits include designing for movies like “Pan’s Labyrinth,” directed by Guillermo del Toro, that won the Oscar and Satellite Awards for Best Production Design, the animated “The Tale of Despereaux,” “Gnomeo & Juliet,” “Madagascar,” and “Mr. Peabody & Sherman.”

He was awarded by the Art Director’s Guild with the ADG Excellence in Production Design Award for his work in “Pan’s Labyrinth.”

Originally from Spain, his “circus life” took him to London, Toronto, San Francisco and Los Angeles, California, where he lives now.