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Boyd Kirkland

Boyd Douglas Kirkland (November 11, 1950 in Salt Lake City, Utah – January 27, 2011 in Los Angeles, California) was an American animation director. He worked on several Batman: The Animated Series episodes and movies.

DCAU Filmography[]

Batman: The Animated Series

Feature films[]

Background information[]

  • The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes episode "Michael Korvac" was dedicated to the memory of Boyd Kirkland.
  • Kirkland also developed a concept of a Lobo animated series for WB with John P. McCann and Steven Gordon, but the series wasn't picked up. Several elements, such as "Smiley Joe", were reused in the Lobo: Webseries.[1]

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