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William Steig (1907–2003)


He was a night person who preferred to work in the evenings and seldom got out of bed before noon. See more trivia »

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 2013 Shrek the Musical (book "Shrek!")
 2011 The Pig Who Cried Werewolf (Video short) (based upon the book by)
 2011 Thriller Night (Short) (based upon the book by)
 2010 Donkey's Christmas Shrektacular (Short) (based upon the book by)
 2010 Scared Shrekless (TV Short) (book)
 2010 Shrek Forever After (book "Shrek!")
 2007 Shrek the Halls (TV Short) (book "Shrek!")
 2007 Shrek the Third (book "Shrek!")
 2004 Far Far Away Idol (Video short) (book "Shrek!" - uncredited)
 2004 Shrek 2 (book "Shrek!")
 2003 Shrek 4-D (Short) (characters)
 2001 Shrek (book "Shrek!")
 2000 Pete's a Pizza (Short) (book)
 1993 Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (Short) (book)
 1989 Brave Irene (Short) (book)
 1988 Abel's Island (Video short) (book)
 1985 The Amazing Bone (Short) (book)
 1984 Doctor DeSoto (Short) (book)
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 1953 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (title drawing - 1 episode)
- Confessions of a Nervous Man (1953) ... (title drawing)
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 2004 Shrek 2 (in memory of)

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When Everybody Wore a Hat" (children's book)

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I think I feel a little differently than other people do. For some reason I've never felt grown up. See more »


His primary influences were Grimms' Fairy Tales; Charlie Chaplin movies; Hansel and Gretel; the Katzenjammer Kids; and Pinnochio. See more »

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