|Real Name/Full Name
|Rebecca Rea Sugar
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|9 July 1987
|36 years old
|In Centimetres – 150 cm
In Feet and Inches – 4′ 11″
|In Kilograms – 50 Kg
In Pounds – 110 lbs
|Father – Rob Sugar
Mother – Helen Rea
|Steven Sugar (Younger Brother)
|Montgomery Blair High School
Albert Einstein High
|School of Visual Arts
|Ian Jones-Quartey (m. 2019)
|Animator, storyboard artist, director, writer, producer and songwriter
Rebecca Rea Sugar, popularly known as Rebecca sugar, is a renowned American Animator, storyboard artist, director, writer, producer as well as a songwriter. She is the creator of Steven Universe, a Cartoon Network Series. This series made her the first woman in the history of Cartoon Network to independently create a series. She has also been involved as a writer and storyboard artist for Adventure Time, an animated television series.
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Biography and Early Life
Rebecca Sugar was born as Rebecca Rea Sugar on the 9th of July 1987 in Silver Spring, Montgomery County, Maryland, United States. She was born together with her younger brother Steven Sugar by her parents Rob Sugar her father, and Helen Rea, her mother.
Together with her brother, they were raised in Jewish ways. Thus, they often observe the lighting of Hanukkah candles. They do this through the sky
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Rebecca Sugar in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Rebecca Sugar’s age is 36 years old as of today’s date 27th February 2024 having been born on 9 July 1987. Though, she is 4′ 11″ in feet and inches and 150 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 110 lbs in Pound and 50kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Hazel and hair color is Dark Brown.
Rebecca attended the Montgomery Blair High School and later on joined Albert Einstein High for her high schooling. While at high school, she was a semi-finalist at the Presidential Scholar competition on art. Additionally, she was the winner of the prestigious Ida F. Haimovicz Visual Arts Award by Montgomery County.
She also obtained her further studies at the School of Visual Arts to add to her wealth of knowledge in the art.
Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids
Through Twitter, Sugar declared that she was involved in a romantic relationship with Ian Jones-Quartey in 2016. The lovely couple met while they were studying at The School of Visual Arts New York City in 2008. Three years down the line, they got engaged.
The two tied the knot on the 4th of December 2019. The two now live happily together in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Sugar has openly declared that she is bisexual and non-binary as such; she goes by the pronouns she/her and they/them
Is Rebecca Sugar Lesbian?
Although Rebecca is not a lesbian or a gay person, she has declared herself bisexual and non-binary. Since Rebecca is bisexual, she consequently uses both pronouns she/her as well as they/them. Through this, she has underlined the representation of LGBT in the art industry, especially in the entertainment of children.
The first breakthrough Sugar had in her career was after featuring on Adventure Time, a children’s animated series as a graphic organizer. Through her remarkable work output, she has since then grown in ranks as an avid animator, storyboard artist, director, writer, producer as well as a songwriter.
For the animated series Adventure Times, she was employed as a permanent storyboard artist. She worked for the series from its first episode till the 5th season, including the second episode named It Came from the Nightosphere.
Among her other great works include Steven Universe. She was an executive producer for this series as well as a storyboard artist for some of the episodes of the series. After the fifth episode of this series, Rebecca directed a television movie titled Steven Universe: The Movie that showed on Cartoon Network. What followed next after the movie was an epilogue limited series titled Steven Universe Future, in which Rebecca was also the executive producer.
Sugar was also involved in the designing of True Romance’s album cover for Estelle. She further on was involved in creating the storyline for the comical series The Simpsons.
Other works that Rebecca has made a contribution to include the film Hotel Transylvania. She was also featured on the track TOOGOODTOBETRUE, an R&B/Soul track alongside Sufjan Stevens.
After the Never Again Action organization created the video titled Let My People Go, Rebecca was involved in the narration of the video in April 2020.
She is an avid advocator for the representation of LGBT, particularly in the entertainment of children. She indicates that early exposure of children will result in lesser shameful experiences of their own identities.
Her exemplary performance, as well as involvement in the animated series titled Adventure Time, earned her a Primetime Emmy Award.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Rebecca Sugar in 2024
As of 2024, Rebecca has amassed an estimated net worth of about $5 million. All her wealth has been from her career of being an animator, storyboard artist, director, writer, and producer, in addition to being a songwriter
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
Rebecca has been phenomenal in her career and has wowed everyone with her determination in her work. On the other hand, she leads a peaceful life together with her husband, while on the other hand, she leads in championing the representation of the LGBT, especially in children’s entertainment. She is a gem to find around.