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Jennifer Yuh Nelson

Director, DreamWorks Animation

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Jennifer Yuh Nelson made her feature film directorial debut with Kung Fu Panda 2. The film made her the highest-grossing female director in the history of the global box office. At DreamWorks Animation since 1998, Jennifer has previously worked at HBO Animation in Japan and Korea. She has a BFA in illustration from California State University and has published several independent comic books.