- “''Skipper wouldn't care. Plan or no! Fancy equipment or no! He'd never leave a man behind!
Skipper is the tetartagonist of Madagascar, a supporting character of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, the pentagonist of Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted, the secondary protagonist of Penguins of Madagascar and the main protagonist of The 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.
- Skipper has been ranked #37 on Empire's 50 Best Animated Characters.
|Alex • Marty • Melman • Gloria • King Julien XIII • Maurice • Mort|
|Skipper • Private • Kowalski • Rico|
|Mason and Phil • Gia • Stefano • Vitaly|
|The North Wind|
|Classified • Eva • Short Fuse • Corporal|
|Lemurs • Ted • Florrie • Zuba • Moto Moto • Sonya • Esmeralda, Esperanza and Ernestina • Manu and Maya • Dancing Dogs • Marlene|
|Fossas • Nana • Makunga • Teetsi • Mr. Chew • Chantel DuBois • Dave • Octopuses • Karl • Chauncey|