Greg Colton is an animation director on the animated sitcom Family Guy. He graduated from Deerfield High School, in Deerfield Illinois in 1994, and Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan in 1998. He moved to LA in 1998 where he got his first big break in show…more
Second episode of Family Guy he directed was Brian Goes Back To College.
He created a short film in college entitled "Jamofo".
Greg drew 42 of the 6,340 Series 1 Family Guy cards for Inkworks Trading Cards. He is the only artist for the set that actually works on the show.
Greg Colton: Sirius Satellite Radio is the second greatest thing ever invented.
Greg Colton: Nintendo DS is the greatest thing ever invented.
He is a Vegan.
First episode of South Park that he worked on was Clubhouses.
Greg Colton: It's South Park's fault I work at Family Guy.
His Act 1 storyboard for North by North Quahog, is featured on the Off The Cutting Room Floor DVD extra that came with American Dad: Volume 1.
Is featured on Family Guy: Volume 3 in the commentary for 8 Simple Rules For Buying My Teenage Daughter.
Third episode of Family Guy that he directed was Deep Throats
His brother Scott Colton is more widely known as professional wrestler Colt Cabana.
Made his directorial debut with an episode of Family Guy entitled "8 Simple Rules for Buying My Teenage Daughter" on July 10th, 2005.
He graduated from Grand Valley State University's School of Communications in Allendale, Michigan in 1998.
His first animation job was a Lip Sync Artist on South Park.
(About his ventures before Family Guy's return) Greg Colton: I really liked working board-driven shows, that is, where the storyboard artists also write dialogue, so hopefully I will get back into that someday.