Mark Ackland is an American television writer, storyboard artist, animator, and director known for his work on various series for Disney Television Animation.

He is an episode writer/storyboard artist on Star vs. the Forces of Evil.

Early life

Ackland was born in Toronto, Canada, and he graduated from Sheridan College in Ontario.


Ackland's previous credits include serving as character designer on Anne of Green Gables: The Animated Series and Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, designer on The Ripping Friends and Clone High, director and writer on Gruesomestein's Monsters, director on Yin Yang Yo!, storyboard artist on Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil and Wander Over Yonder, and writer and storyboard artist on the new Mickey Mouse series. He was also an additional animator on Cartoon Network's Mad and a concept artist and designer on The Lego Movie.

Writing/storyboard credits

Season 2


  • Ackland's last name is spelled as Acklund in the "Written and Storyboarded by" credits at the beginning of "Mathmagic".

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