Jack Skellington is the protagonist of the Halloween/Christmas based movie The Nightmare Before Christmas, directed by Tim Burton. He is the personification of Halloween. He is a tall and slender skeleton with a black suit with white lines all over him. He wanted to tell everyone else from Halloween Town what Christmas was, then he started pretending to be "Sandy Claws". After he defeated the gambling psychopath Oogie Boogie, he rescued Sally and Santa, however Santa came back to the world and replaced all of Jack's mischief with real presents children could love.