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List Of Madagascar Characters - Main Characters - Melman Mankiewicz
... Stanton - in Madagascar video games Zachary Gordon - as a calf Melman Mankiewicz is a male rothschild's giraffe ... Melman had a residence at the Central Park Zoo, where he received constant medical treatment for problems that were all psychosomatic ... In the Central Park Zoo, Melman was used to his cushy life taking pills and undergoing treatments ...