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Matt Groening

Writer | Producer | Animation Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Simpsons (1989-2018) | Futurama (1999-2013) | The Simpsons Movie (2007)
AWARDS 
Won 12 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 32 nominations More »
AKA 
Bat Groaning | Bat Groening | Brat Groening | Maaaaaaatt Groening | Mad Matt Groening | Mad Groening | Malevolent Matt Groening | Matt ''Mildly Frightening'' Groening | Matt ''Scary Nickname'' Groening | Matt 'Count Chocula' Groening | Matt 'El Monstro' Groening | Matt 'Funk Lord of USA' Groening | Matt 'Grave-Robbin' Groening | Matt 'Griddlecakes' Groening | Matt 'Merchandising' Groening | Matt 'Monstroso' Groening | Matt 'Mr Spooky' Groening | Matt 'Scary Nickname' Groening | Morbid Matt Groening | Mud Groening | Mummified Matt Groening | Rat Groening | Wotsa Matta U. Groening | Matt Gruesome | Bat Groin Injury | Matt Groin Injury | Grat Moaning | The Rock Bottom Remainders  Less
BORN 
Feb 15, 1954 (age 63)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for DisenchantmentDisenchantment (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 19 episodes, 2018–  ) , Writer (created by) ( 12 episodes, 2018–  )  Less 2018–  19 Pre-Prod
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  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 3 episodes, 2018 ) , Writer (developed by) ( 1 episode, 2018 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 3 Released
    • Episode #30.1 (2018) Writer (created by)  Less
    • Frink Gets Testy (Jan 14, 2018) Writer (created by)  Less
    • Haw-Haw Land (Jan 7, 2018) Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
Past Film & Video (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (19 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer (created by) ( 631 episodes, 1989–2017 ) , Writer (developed by) ( 630 episodes, 1989–2017 ) , Executive Producer ( 630 episodes, 1989–2017 ) , Character Designer ( 621 episodes, 1989–2017 ) , Creative Consultant ( 550 episodes, 1992–2017 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1990–1996 ) , Soccer Presenter / Matt Groening ( 3 episodes, 2004–2011 ) , Lyrics ("Spider Pig") ( 2 episodes, 2015–2017 ) , Writer ("Spider Pig") ( 2 episodes, 2015–2017 ) , Character Design ( 2 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Acknowledgement (writing contribution) ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Arranger ("Jingle Bells") ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1989–2017 631
    • Gone Boy (Dec 10, 2017) Character Designer, Creative Consultant, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
    • Mr. Lisa's Opus (Dec 3, 2017) Character Designer, Creative Consultant, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
    • Singin' in the Lane (Nov 19, 2017) Character Designer, Creative Consultant, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Two Way TalkTwo Way Talk (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Planet of the CouchesPlanet of the Couches (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Writer (developed by)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Christian ShowThe Christian Show (TV Series) Thanks  Less 2016– 
  • Primary photo for Trumptastic VoyageTrumptastic Voyage (TV Movie) Executive Producer (uncredited)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for PortlandiaPortlandia (TV Series) Matt Groening ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Fashion (Feb 12, 2015) Matt Groening  Less
  • Primary photo for MythBustersMythBusters (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for FuturamaFuturama (TV Series) Writer (developed by) ( 124 episodes, 1999–2013 ) , Original Character Designer ( 124 episodes, 1999–2013 ) , Writer (created by) ( 124 episodes, 1999–2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 124 episodes, 1999–2013 ) , Writer (story by) ( 2 episodes, 2010 ) , Matt Groening ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999–2013 124
    • Meanwhile (Sep 4, 2013) Original Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
    • Stench and Stenchibility (Aug 28, 2013) Original Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
    • Murder on the Planet Express (Aug 21, 2013) Original Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (created by), Writer (developed by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special: In 3-D! On Ice!The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special: In 3-D! On Ice! (TV Special) Himself, Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The PittsThe Pitts (TV Series) Bank teller ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Olive, the Other ReindeerOlive, the Other Reindeer (TV Movie) Arturo (voice), Executive Producer, Writer ("The Days Still Remaining 'Til Christmas", "Christmas...Bah, Bug and Hum", "We're Not Really Bad At All", "Merry Christmas, After All")  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Hey Arnold!Hey Arnold! (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Duckman: Private Dick/Family ManDuckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Ice Capades 50th Anniversary SpecialThe Ice Capades 50th Anniversary Special (TV Movie) Animation Dialogue Exposure  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Family TherapyThe Simpsons: Family Therapy (TV Short) Animator, Animation Sound Effects, Writer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Tracey Ullman ShowThe Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 1987–1989 )  Less 1987–1989 4
    • Episode #3.21 (May 14, 1989) Writer (segments: Psychiatric Hour)  Less
    • Episode #2.19 (Mar 13, 1988) Writer (segments: Fear)  Less
    • Episode #2.7 (Nov 8, 1987) Writer (segments: Space Patrol)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Family PortraitThe Simpsons: Family Portrait (TV Short) Writer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Good NightThe Simpsons: Good Night (TV Short) Writer (creator), Writer (screenwriter)  Less 1987
Self (58 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Some Jerk with a CameraSome Jerk with a Camera (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
    • The Simpsons (Feb 9, 2003) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001
Other (22 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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