Tom McGrath

Tom McGrath

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    • August 7th, 1964
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thomas "Tom" McGrath (born August 7, 1965) is an American voice actor and animator who co-directed (with Eric Darnell) the 2005 feature Madagascar and its sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa in 2008. He has also worked as a voice actor on other DreamWorks animated features like Flushed Away in 2006 and Shrek the Third in 2007. He also stepped in on Flushed Away to help make improvements prior to its release. McGrath's experience in both television and feature animation includes work as an animator on Ralph Bakshi's film Cool World (starring Brad Pitt), storyboard artist and director for the popular series The Ren and Stimpy Show, animator on the Joe Pytka-directed Space Jam (starring Michael Jordan), and storyboard artist on the live-action film Cats & Dogs and worked as storyboard artist and concept artist/prop and set designer for How the Grinch Stole Christmas (directed by Ron Howard). McGrath made his film directing debut as the co-director and co-writer of Madagascar where he also created the memorable squad of penguin characters and voiced their leader, Skipper. He also reprised his role as Skipper and co-directed and co-wrote the sequel, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa. He worked on The Penguins of Madagascar, a Madagascar spin-off TV series, as the voice of Skipper, and directed the DreamWorks animated feature Megamind (starring Will Ferrell, Jonah Hill, Brad Pitt, Tina Fey and David Cross), released in November 2010. McGrath was raised in Lynnwood, Washington. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tom McGrath (animator), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (17 Credits)

2021The Boss Baby: Family Business as Dr. Tiffany Hamilton (voice)
2017The Boss Baby as TV Chef (voice)
2014Penguins of Madagascar as Skipper (voice)
2014Almost Home as Jeff (voice)
2014Mr. Peabody & Sherman as Odysseus (voice)
2013Madly Madagascar as Skipper (voice)
2012Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted as Skipper / First Policeman (voice)
2011Puss in Boots as Bar Thief (voice)
2010Megamind as Lord Scott / Prison Guard (voice)
2009The Penguins of Madagascar as Skipper
2009Merry Madagascar as Skipper
2009Monsters vs. Aliens as Wilson (voice)
2008Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa as Skipper / Lemur (voice)
2008The Penguins of Madagascar as Skipper (voice)
2007Shrek the Third as Gary (voice)
2005The Madagascar Penguins in a Christmas Caper as Skipper (voice)
2005Madagascar as Skipper / Fossa / Panicky Man on Subway (voice)

Writer (2 Credits)


Himself (1 Credits)

2013I Know That Voice as Himself

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