Chris Miller

Chris Miller

  • Born on
    • September 23rd, 1975
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Chris Miller is an American animator, director, screenwriter, television producer, and voice actor. He studied animation at the California Institute of Arts, and joined Dreamworks SKG in 1998 as a storyboard artist for the studio's first animated comedy, Antz. Miller, again working as a story artist for Shrek, also wrote additional dialogue and provided the voice of the Magic Mirror and Geppetto characters for the film. He then served as head of story for Shrek 2. Mr. Miller went on to co-direct Shrek the Third along with Raman Hui, writing the screenplay for the film, and providing the voice of the puppet master and the mascot. He also provided the voice for Kowalski in Madagascar (and its video game), The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and Merry Madagascar (in the series, he was replaced by Jeff Bennett). Miller has worked on a wide array of features, commercials, videos and internet projects, including a short for Steven Spielberg entitled "Steven’s Dream." His commercial work includes spots for Coca-Cola, Canon, The Comedy Channel and FILA, for which he won a Clio Award for best animated commercial. In an interview with Robert K. Elder for The Film That Changed My Life, Miller attributes his success in film to Sleeper. I would be penniless and drunk on the corner, begging for cash, if I had not seen the film Sleeper. I guarantee you. Miller is also a longtime collaborator with the Helios Dance Theater, for which he has created sets, films and projections on numerous occasions. His wife Laura Gorenstein Miller, is the founder and director of that same company. Description above from the Wikipedia article Chris Miller (animator), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (21 Credits)

2017Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie as Nobel Audience Member (voice)
2017The Boss Baby as Captain Ross (voice)
2014Penguins of Madagascar as Kowalski (voice)
2013Madly Madagascar as Kowalski (voice)
2012Puss in Boots: The Three Diablos as Food Prisoner (voice)
2012Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted as Kowalski (voice)
2011Puss in Boots as Little Boy Blue / Friar Miller / Prison Guard / Manuel / Rafael (voice)
2010Shrek Forever After as Royal Messenger / Magic Mirror / Geppetto (voice)
2009Merry Madagascar as Kowalski
2009Monsters vs. Aliens as Advisor Cole / Army Commander Jones (voice)
2008Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa as Kowalski (voice)
2008The Penguins of Madagascar as Kowalski (voice)
2007Shrek the Third as Puppet Master / Announcer / Mascot / Singing Villain (voice)
2005The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper as Kowalski (voice)
2005Madagascar as Kowalski (voice)
2004Far Far Away Idol as Magic Mirror (voice)
2004Shrek 2 as Humphries / Magic Mirror (voice)
2003Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas as Tower Guard (voice)
2001Shrek as Geppetto / Magic Mirror (voice)
2001Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party as Magic Mirror (singing voice)
1988The Cellar as Willy Cashen

Director (2 Credits)


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