James George "Jim" Thurman was an American writer, actor, photographer, director, cartoonist, and producer. He was best known for the writings of television gags, as well as ad-libbing the voices of all the characters in the animated short It's So Nice to Have a Wolf Around the House, which was based on a children's book of the same name. He was also well-known for voicing a variety of characters in certain animated segments of Sesame Street, including Christopher Clumsy and the Teeny Little Super Guy.

For Disney, he guest-starred in the Marsupilami episode "Hey! Hey! They're the Monkeys!" (as the Three Baby Monkeys).