Tuck Tucker (August 20, 1961 - December 22, 2020) was an American writer, artist, animator, songwriter, and director.
On Nickelodeon, he went from being a storyboard artist on Rugrats and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters to directing on Hey Arnold!, including its first movie. While after that, he went to work as a layout artist on The Ren & Stimpy Show and a creative consultant on The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius. After that, he moved on to SpongeBob SquarePants by his own choice and Hey Arnold! close to ending. He went from being a storyboard artist on The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, to writing episodes of the show as a writer and storyboard director, and then to being a supervising storyboard director. After SpongeBob SquarePants, he worked as a storyboard revisionist on The Mighty B! Afterward, he went to direct on The Fairly OddParents during its ninth season.
In January 2015, Tucker began teaching graphic and animation design at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia.
On December 22, 2020, he passed away at the age of 59.