DAVID SKELLY, Director-Writer-Artist, is currently writing and directing a series of motion-capture short films for DreamworksTV starring the studio’s flagship characters: Shrek, Puss In Boots, Kung Fu Panda, and the Penguins of Madagascar. Skelly was part of the story development team at Pixar Animation Studios on Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc., and Cars. He designed and built Muppets for The Jim Henson Company, and puppeteered for Disney on The Muppets, and Muppets Most Wanted. He was a contributing writer on Walking with Dinosaurs 3D for Fox/BBC, he developed an original animated feature for Paramount Pictures, and he directed a dozen episodes of the hit hybrid series Annoying Orange for Cartoon Network. Skelly has taught screenwriting and filmmaking to students around the world, and has provided story consultation to some of the biggest film studios in Hollywood.