Well-known for his focus on the Madagascar group of animated films, this American animator and film director also had an effective career being a voice actor, adding to Shrek the 3rd, Monsters vs. Aliens, and Puss in Shoes or boots. After studying style at the School of Washington, he received an computer animation degree in the California Institute from the Arts. Through the middle-1990s, he proved helpful being a developer, storyboard musician, and movie director for The Ren and Stimpy Present. He was raised in Lynnwood, Washington. McGrath was among the animators who done the Brad Pitt film Great World.