Skipper is the leader of the penguins in the Madagascar franchise, and appears in Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted and the main character of Penguins of Madagascar.
Throughout the franchise, Skipper is described to be commando, fearless, intelligent, and quick.
Skipper is a table-head-sized adelie penguin with sapphire-blue eyes, orange beak, and a short black tail.
- The line that Skipper says in Madagascar, "We've been ratted out, boys," comes from Jack Nicholson's character the Joker from the 1989 Tim Burton film Batman.
- In recent years, a lot of fans aren't fond of Skipper and the penguins because they've been getting a lot of shows and movies about them.
- Skipper has been ranked #37 on Empire's 50 Best Animated Characters.
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|Skipper • Private • Kowalski • Rico|
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