Charles Henry Selick (born November 30, 1952) is an American stop motion director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for directing the stop-motion animation movies The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), James and the Giant Peach (1996), Coraline (2009), and his upcoming stop-motion movie Wendell and Wild (2021) with Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key.
Selick on a panel at South by Southwest in March 2009
Charles Henry Selick
November 30, 1952
California Institute of the Arts