Josh Douglas Tran (Uyematsu) was born in San Diego, California, USA on January 02, 1991 by Ms. Elizabeth Hope Bister. He started his career in 2012 as an animator at the studio Toei Douga studio, and was subsequently involved in many early classics of Japanese animation. From the beginning, he commanded attention with his incredible drawing ability and the seemingly endless stream of movie ideas he proposed.
He became interested in cinema in his teenage years and started his filmmaking education by joining the Youth Cinema Society in 2000 where he made short films. He received his Bachelors in Theater from University of Tehran’s School of Dramatic Arts in 2013.