Madagascar (2005 movie)

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Madagascar is a computer-animated movie released in the year 2005 by DreamWorks Animation. The story is about a group of animals from the zoo in Central Park, New York City. The main characters are Marty the Zebra (Chris Rock), Gloria the Hippotamus (Jada Pinkett Smith), Alex the Lion (Ben Stiller) and Melman the Giraffe (David Schwimmer). With the penguins Skipper (Thomas "Tom" McGrath), Private (Christopher Knights), Kowalski (Chris Miller) and Rico (John DiMaggio) also living in the zoo, they end up in Madagascar with King Julien (Sacha Baron Cohen), Maurice (Cedric the Entertainer) and Mort (Andy Richter).The movie has two sequels Madagascar Escape 2 Africa in 2008 and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted. Madagascar 4 will be released on May 18, 2018 and a spin-off/prequel, The Penguins of Madagascar was released on November 26, 2014.