Alex Hirsch is an American animator, voice actor, producer, and storyboard artist. Besides, he is well recognized as the creator of the Disney XD animated TV series, Gravity Falls, where he provided voices for Bill Cipher, Grunkle Stan, and Soos. Also, he earned BAFTA and Anime Awards for the series.
Alex Hirsch’s net worth is $2 million at present. In his career, he has been a storyboard artist for the Cartoon Network as well as Disney Channel.
As per some sources, the annual average salary of an animator is $75,983 and a storyboard artist makes $105,000. And, as an animator and a storyboard artist, he earned a salary close to that. Also, he received money as an author of Gravity Falls: Journal 3, which is priced ($13 on Amazon), and Title to be Revealed: Gravity Falls Graphic Novel($22.82).
In addition to his acting career, he is also active in charitable works. In 2017, he raised over $200,000 for Hurricane Harvey relief with Justin Roiland and Ethan Klein via a Twitch charity live stream.
After Hirsch’s graduation from CalArts, his first job was a writer and storyboard artist for The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack on Cartoon Network where he served alongside fellow CalArts alumni, J. G. Quintel, Pendleton Ward, and Patrick McHale.
Hirsch created the series Gravity Falls for the Disney Channel in 2012. He threw a global treasure hunt for Gravity Falls fans with clues hidden throughout the world including in the United States, Russia, and Japan in July 2016. The following year in July 2017, A Gravity Falls graphic novel written by Hirsch was officially announced.
In February 2017, he was in the story as a contributor to Sony’s animated Spider-Man film, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. On August 27, 2018, he signed a multi-year deal with American streaming company, Netflix.
Alex Hirsch is yet to be married but he is in a long-term relationship with director Dana Terrace, who is best known for her work on Art Department head and Mirage (2012), Duck Tales, and Gravity Falls (2012).
Till now, the couple is together. There are no exact details regarding their first meet. However, the pair is living a happy life and there is no any news or reports regarding their separation.
Alex Hirsch was born in Piedmont, CA in 1985. Every year, he celebrates his birthday on June 18, and is at the age of 33, as of 2019. Well, he is Gemini and his zodiac sign defines him as an emotional personality. Hirsch prefers keeping all the details regarding his early life, parents, so all these details are unknown. He grew up with his sister, Ariel Hirsch.
Talking about his education, Hirsch completed his education from Piedmont High School. Also, he won the school’s annual Bird Calling Contest as a junior in 2002.
Additionally, he is active on Instagram and Twitter with thousands of followers. As of 2019, he has tweeted for 7,083 times.