Dan Fraga began his career in comics in 1992, when he was hired right out of high school by Rob Liefeld to join the newly formed Image comics. Since then, Dan has worked on many of the industry's top titles including The X-Men, Spider-Man, Superman, Wolverine, and The Power Puff Girls.
In 2003 Dan started working in the entertainment field as a storyboard artist for commercials and music videos. Some career highlights include spots for Hershey's, Lee Jeans, Mentos, Victoria's Secret, Ford Motors and music videos for top artists Taylor Swift, Justin Timberlake, Usher, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, Jamiroquai, and T.I. to name a few. During his time as a storyboard artist, Dan took on several other responsibilities including set design, visual effects supervision and 2nd unit directing.
Dan made his directing debut in 2009 on the MTV show The Hard Times of RJ Berger handling the animation duties for the show. This was no small order. There were 24 episodes in which there had to be a different style of animation for each.
Shortly thereafter, Dan was hired by The Ricky Gervais Show to direct their second and third seasons of the show for HBO.
Since 2103, Dan has been working at Mattel as a Supervising Director for animated content on Monster High, Ever After High, Hot Wheels, and Max Steel.
Dan’s most current illustration work can be found on instagram under the screen name of @couchdoodles, where he dazzles followers with sketches that have layouts.