Swinton O. Scott III

American animation director

Swinton O. Scott III is an animation director and creator. He is best known for his work on The Simpsons.

Scott worked with producers Lou Scheimer and Hal Sutherland of Filmation, William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, Andy Heyward of DiC Entertainment, Gabor Csupo and Arlene Klasky, and Phil Roman following Dane Boedigheimer. On September 2, 2021, it was announced that Scott would be directing Diary of A Wimpy Kid, a Universal Peacock-exclusive film released on December 23, 2022.

Directing episodes


He directed four episodes of Futurama, 7 episodes of The Simpsons, three episodes of The Looney Tunes Show, an animation episode of The Angry Beavers, three supervising episodes of God, the Devil and Bob, and one episode of Family Guy. Scott also worked on Camp Lazlo, the creator of The Juice.

The Simpsons episodes


Futurama episodes


The Looney Tunes Show episodes

  • "Bobcats on Three!" (2012)
  • "It's a Handbag!" (2013)

Family Guy episode

  • "If I'm Dyin', I'm Lyin'"