Robert "Rob" Marshall is an American director, producer, and choreographer. He first worked with Disney as a choreographer on Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella. Two years later, Marshall made his directing debut with the 1999 remake of Annie.
In 2002, Marshall directed the Academy Award-winning film adaptation of the musical Chicago for Miramax Films. Marshall later returned to Disney to direct the the fourth installment of Pirates of the Caribbean, and the musicals: Into the Woods, Mary Poppins Returns (also voiced one of the Penguin Waiters), and the upcoming live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.
Marshall is the older brother of choreographer and theatre director Kathleen Marshall, who was a choreographer for The Music Man.