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Eric Darnell is known for his work on Madagascar (2005), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) and Antz (1998). See full bio »

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Madagascar Writer
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  Madagascar 4 (characters) (announced)
 2017 Rainbow Crow (TV Series short) (creator)
 2017 Asteroids! (Short)
 2016 Invasion! (Short)
 2014 Penguins of Madagascar (characters - uncredited)
  The Penguins of Madagascar (TV Series) (1 episode, 2010) (creator - 17 episodes, 2009 - 2012) (based on characters created by - 4 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Gator Watch/In the Line of Doody (2010) ... (creator)
- Dr. Blowhole's Revenge (2010) ... (creator)
 2009 Merry Madagascar (TV Short) (written by)
 2008 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (written by)
 2005 Madagascar (written by)
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Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (6 credits)

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Directed R.E.M. music video "Get Up" (1989).

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Eric Darnell is an American animator, film director, screenwriter, songwriter and occasional voice actor. He's most famous for co-creating the Madagascar series along with partner, Tom McGrath. He also directed Antz with Tim Johnson.

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