Alexander Robert "Alex" Hirsch is an American animator, storyboard artist, director, producer, writer, and voice actor, who is known for being the creator, executive producer, and director of the Disney Channel animated series Gravity Falls, where he also voiced Grunkle Stan, Soos, Paper Jam Dipper, Old Man McGucket, Jeff, Quentin Trembley, and Bill Cipher.
He was also the creative consultant for the animated series Fish Hooks, where he voiced Clamantha, and also appears in the Phineas and Ferb episode "Terrifying Tri-State Trilogy of Terror", where he voices Officer Concord, the Juice Time Juice Box Flavor Cop in the segment "Invasion of the Evil Platypus Clones", and voiced Ben Fotino in the Star vs. the Forces of Evil episode "Booth Buddies" and Wyatt in the Big City Greens episode "Park Pandemonium". Not only that, but he voices frog Stan in Amphibia. He also provided additional voices in the video games Disney Infinity 2.0 and Disney Infinity 3.0. He currently voices King and Hooty in The Owl House, for which he is also credited as creative consultant.