When 13 year old Maria Merryweather’s father dies, leaving her orphaned and homeless, she is forced to leave her luxurious London life to go and live with Sir Benjamin, an eccentric uncle she didn’t know she had, at the mysterious Moonacre Manor. Soon Maria finds herself in a crumbling moonlit world torn apart by the hatred of an ancient feud with the dark and sinister De Noir family. Maria discovers that she is the last Moon Princess and, guided by an unlikely mix of allies, she must overcome her family’s pride in order to unearth the secrets of the past before the 5000th moon rises and Moonacre disappears into the sea forever. –IMDb
Gábor Csupó (Hungarian: Csupó Gábor, pronounced [tʃupoː ɡaːbor]; born 29 September 1952) is a Hungarian-born animator, writer, film director and music producer. He is co-founder of the animation studio Klasky Csupo, which has produced shows like Rugrats, Duckman, and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters.
Csupó was born in Budapest, Hungary, in 1952
After four years at the Pannónia animation studios, Csupó emigrated to the West in 1975. While working in Sweden he met Arlene Klasky, an American-born animator. The two subsequently started their own company, Klasky Csupo, which produced many popular animated television shows.
Klasky Csupo animated the short cartoons about the Simpson family which appeared on The Tracey Ullman Show (1987-1989) and continued this role on the half-hour adaptation of the characters, entitled The Simpsons, for its first three seasons (1989-1992). Csupó was credited as “animation executive producer” and “supervising animation director”. Klasky Csupo animator… read more