With over 12 years of puppetry experience, both in teaching and performance, Art Vega joins the team of Para Ellos to fulfull a dream of working on a Spanish language film.
Art grew up in Mexico City until the age of 8 when he moved to California with his family. He has worked for the Walt Disney Company for 12 years in numerous shows at the Disneyland Resort, the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, and has lent his talents to the two latest Muppets movies: The Muppets and The Muppets Most Wanted. In addition, Art has had the pleasure of working with Ceelo Green on his talk show, Talking to Strangers, as well as performing with Lady Gaga on her Muppet Television Special. Puppetery has also allowed Art the opportunity to spend the last few years touring the United States and Germany with Snigglezoo Entertainment's Money Mammals.
Art continues to perform regularly with the Walt Disney Company and enjoyed lending his talents to shorts, such as Para Ellos, that speak to him on a cultural level.
Student produced at the University of Southern California - School of Cinematic Arts.
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