Graduated from École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Appliqués Duperré in Paris, Philippe Duchêne started to work on animated series in the early 90s.


He worked on more than 30 series as Art director, Character Designer, and Story boarder. Also DIRECTOR, he signed the pilot project series " Trolls of Troy" for Dargaud Media & M6, and developed "The Lion Child" for Acacias Films. 


Philippe Duchêne leads the character designs on the 3D animated feature film Ballerina​​ produced by Quad Cinéma released in french theaters for Chrimas 2016 and in USA during summer 2017. 


He also worked as lead character designer on the TV series Young Spirou (Dupuis Audiovisuel) broadcasted on M6, as lead character designer on  ​​TV series Xiaolin chronicles  (Lagardère) released by Disney Channel and Gully. 


Philippe also works as Art director for Video Games industry.

Currently his first animated feature film Lendarys as Director, Screenwriter and Art director is under development with PM.SA as producer.

Right now, June 2020, he's working as Character designer on the tv series Usagi yojimbo produced by Gaumont and Netflix.