Storyboard artist Jose “Zaldy” Silverio, who worked for Nickelodeon since 2002, died March 13.
His age was not immediately available.
Silverio was a storyboard artist for the TV series Duckman/Family Man (1996) and the hour-long 2008 special Diego’s Moonlight Rescue.
Both a storyboard artist and storyboard revisionist for Dora the Explorer from 2002 to 2004, he did checking and scene planning for The Ren & Stimpy Show (1994–95). In 1998, he was an animation checker and technical layout artist for the direct-to-video Hercules And Xena — The Animated Movie: The Battle For Mount Olympus.
Silverio animated the video games The Lion King: Timon and Pumbaa’s Jungle Games (1995) and Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life (1997).