Mo Willems

Mo gets to spend his days writing funny books and plays for people who have not learned how to be embarrassed yet.

  • BirthdayFebruary 11
  • Best FriendMy wife
  • Favorite ColorRust
  • Food I Like BestKimchi
  • HobbyDoodling

Did You Mo?

Did you Mo that... many of Mo’s books have been made into animated films?

Did you Mo that... there are three musicals based on Mo’s books: Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical; Elephant & Piggie’s We Are in a Play!; and Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Rock Experience!

Did you Mo that... on February 17, 2018 The Pigeon Comes to Pittsburgh: A Mo Willems Exhibit will premiere at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh?

Did you Mo that... Mo started his career as a writer and animator for Sesame Street, where he earned six Emmy Awards?