T.J. Sullivan was born in Milford, Connecticut and attended Central Connecticut State University. his first animation job was working on medical videos in Connecticut. From there he moved to California to take a job with DreamWorks Animation.
T.J. Sullivan has been nominated for an Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Directing in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production for the episode "Sandbusted" in 2018. Previous nomiations include another Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Directing in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production for the episode "Reign of Fireworms in 2016, as well as two Daytime Emmy Award nominations in 2008 and 2014.
- Back at the Barnyard (2007-2011) - Supervising Director
- Star Wars: Detours (2012) - Director
DreamWorks Dragons Filmography
T.J. Sullivan was a director for:
- Baumgart, Julie (Date Published - July 31, 2014) T.J. Sullivan: From Milford to California and a career in animation. Milford Mirror.