Tom McGrath (born August 7, 1964) is an American film director, animator, voice actor and co-director and co creator. He is notable for his role as Skipper in the films, specials, and TV series. He has also worked as a voice actor on other DreamWorks animated features like Flushed Away in 2006 and Shrek the Third in 2007

ear Title Director Writer Animator Storyboard


Role Notes
1988 The Thing What Lurked in the Tub Yes
1992 Cool World Yes Also animation designer

layout artist

1996 Space Jam Yes
1998 Hercules and Xena – The Animated Movie: The Battle for Mount Olympus Yes Also layout artist
1999 Herd Fed No. 5
2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas Yes
2001 Cats & Dogs Yes
2005 Madagascar Yes Yes Skipper
2006 Flushed Away Action Figure


Also Creative consultant
2007 Shrek the Third Gary
2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Yes Yes Skipper
2009 Monsters vs. Aliens Wilson
2010 Megamind Yes Lord Scott

Prison Guard

2011 Puss in Boots Bar Tender
2012 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Yes Skipper
2014 Mr. Peabody & Sherman Odysseus
Penguins of Madagascar[3] Yes Skipper also Executive Producer
2017 Boss Baby[4] Yes

Television Edit

Year Title Role Notes
1994–1996 The Ren and Stimpy Show Director

Storyboard artist
Layout artist
Background designer

1996 KaBlam! Director, Storyboard artist
2008–2015 The Penguins of Madagascar Skipper Creator

Creative consultant

2009 Merry Madagascar Skipper

additional voices

2013 Madly Madagascar Skipper

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