Participant Profile

Mike de Seve

United States
New York

Mike de Seve is President of Baboon Animation in NYC. He is an Emmy-nominated animation writer and director, working in both feature films and television.  As a director-writer at Dreamworks, he served as a sequence director and story consultant on Madagascar, and as a story consultant on several films including Shrek 2, Shrek The Third and Monsters Vs. Aliens.

Mike has served as Head Writer/Story Editor on the Nick/Teletoon hit Rocket Monkeys, Fox Kids’ Viva Pinata and the forthcoming season of YFE’s Heroes of The City. He’s a contributor to many international hits including the current season of Arthur and the Boomerang series Jelly Jamm; and written and directed animated shows for Dreamworks, Cartoon Network, NBC, NICK and Disney, THE CW, WB and FOX TV. His other work includes directing the full 7 seasons of the original Beavis and Butt-Head series, for which he earned that show its Emmy nomination;  sequence writing/directing on the Beavis and Butt-Head feature film; and writing and/or directing multiple animated Sesame Street and Saturday Night Live segments.