Joe Johnston looking into distance
Joe Johnston
Date of Birth
Austin, Texas
Joe Johnson made his debut as a feature film director with the box office hit, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids. A native of Austin, Texas, Johnston began his education with the idea of becoming an oceanographer. His interests changed after he enrolled in art classes at Pasadena City College. He later studied industrial design, graphic design and illustration at California State University at Long Beach, and then filmmaking at USC.