David Silverman is an American writer and director. He is well known for directing the hit series The Simpsons.

For Disney, he co-directed Monsters, Inc. He is currently a consulting producer and occasional director.


  • Monsters, Inc. [additional story material, co-director and voice-actor]


  • Consulting producer and show-runner of the TV series The Simpsons.
  • Star Sign-Pisces
  • Was one of the 105 people invited to join AMPAS in 2008.