Ed Hooks, a pioneer in acting theory for animators,  is the author of Acting for Animators, revised 4th edition, published by Routledge. He has presented his Acting for Animators masterclass  at most major animation studios and video game companies internationally, including Disney, DreamWorks, Valve Software, Ubisoft, EA, Blizzard, CD Projekt Red, Guerrilla Games, Sony and Microsoft. Before he began working with animators, Ed was a professional actor and acting teacher, with credits in all media.  He lives with his wife, Cally, in Lisbon, Portugal.


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