Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones (September 21, 1912 – February 22, 2002) was an American animator, cartoonist, screenwriter, producer, and director of animated films, most memorably of the Looney Tunes shorts for the Warner Bros. Cartoons studio. He created the characters of Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian, Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner, and directed many classic animated cartoon shorts starring Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, and a slew of other Warner characters.
Credits for Christmas productions
- Bedtime for Sniffles - Director
- How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Director
- A Very Merry Cricket - Director and Writer
- Raggedy Ann and Andy in The Great Santa Claus Caper - Director and Writer
- Bugs Bunny's Looney Christmas Tales - Director (Road Runner sequence) and Writer