Peter Avanzino (born May 26, 1962) is an American animation director. He has directed several episodes of Futurama, and served as supervising director on the 7th season of the series. Avanzino works for Rough Draft Studios in Glendale, California. He has also directed episodes of Drawn Together, Duckman, The Wild Thornberrys, Sit Down, Shut Up, and The Ren and Stimpy Show. He was also a storyboard artist on The Ren and Stimpy Show and The Simpsons. Also, he directed the Christmas movie "How Murray Saved Christmas." Avanzino currently resides in Los Angeles, California with his wife and kids.