Latinos in TV Animation: Friday, June 23rd - Latino Lens Space
Emmy Award-nominated Francisco Angones is co-producer and story editor of Disney XD's all-new animated comedy-adventure series DuckTales. An ardent fan of the original DuckTales series, Angones sang the theme song in his first-grade talent show, incorporated lyrics from the theme song into his wedding vows and his oldest daughter's first word was "Woo-oo!" Previously, Angones served as story editor on Disney XD's Wander Over Yonder, for which he earned an Emmy Award nomination. His other credits include Men at Work, Disney Channel's Austin & Ally and the independent comedy film Mutual Friends. He began his career writing on-air promos for Comedy Central. Angones received a Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University School of the Arts and was an alumnus of the Warner Bros. Television Writers' Workshop and the Comedy Central Summer School Program. Born in Miami, Florida, Angones currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two daughters.