Wesley Archer

Director | Animation Department | Art Department
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KNOWN FOR 
King of the Hill (1997-2009) | The Simpsons (1990-1998) | Rick and Morty (2015-2017)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations More »
AKA 
W.M. 'Bud' Archer | Wes M. Archer | Wesley M. Archer | Wesley Meyer 'Bud' Archer | Wesley Meyer Archer | Wes Archer  Less
NICKNAMEs  
Wes, Bud
BORN 
Nov 26, 1961 (age 55)

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Past Film & Video (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for IdiocracyIdiocracy Illustrations (uncredited)  Less 2006 $439K / —
  • Primary photo for Bart Simpson: Deep Deep TroubleBart Simpson: Deep Deep Trouble (Video) Additional Storyboard Artist (as Wes Archer)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for One Crazy SummerOne Crazy Summer Animator (as Wesley M. Archer)  Less 1986 $13MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jac Mac & Rad Boy Go!Jac Mac & Rad Boy Go! (Short) Jac Mac (voice), Director, Filmmaker, Writer  Less 1985 $2K
Past Television (18 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour BusMike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus (TV Series) Creative Consultant ( 4 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 4
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  • Primary photo for Rick and MortyRick and Morty (TV Series) Supervising Director ( 10 episodes, 2017 ) , Director ( 3 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015–2017 13
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  • Primary photo for Power MovesPower Moves (TV Movie) Director  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Animals.Animals. (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 4
    • Turkeys (Apr 8, 2016) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Flies (Mar 18, 2016) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Rats (Mar 4, 2016) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Bob's BurgersBob's Burgers (TV Series) Retake Artist ( 13 episodes, 2011 ) , Retake Director ( 13 episodes, 2011 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 13 episodes, 2011 ) , Director ( 8 episodes, 2011–2013 )  Less 2011–2013 19
    • The Unnatural (May 12, 2013) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Two for Tina (Mar 17, 2013) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Nude Beach (Jan 13, 2013) Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Allen GregoryAllen Gregory (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for King of the HillKing of the Hill (TV Series) Supervising Director ( 144 episodes, 1997–2008 ) , Executive Animation Consultant ( 22 episodes, 1999–2000 ) , Director ( 6 episodes, 1997–2003 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 4 episodes, 1999–2005 ) , Consulting Director ( 2 episodes, 2009 ) , Character Designer ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997–2009 173
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  • Primary photo for The Goode FamilyThe Goode Family (TV Series) Supervising Director ( 13 episodes, 2009 ) , Retake Director ( 13 episodes, 2009 ) , Lead Character Designer ( 9 episodes, 2009 ) , Director ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 13
    • A Goode Man Is Hard to Find (Aug 7, 2009) Retake Director (as Wes Archer), Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Gerald's Way or the Highway (Aug 7, 2009) Retake Director (as Wes Archer), Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Trouble in Store (Jul 31, 2009) Retake Director (as Wes Archer), Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Me, EloiseMe, Eloise (TV Series) Main Title Director ( 4 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Creative Director ( 3 episodes, 2006–2007 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006–2007 5
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  • Primary photo for FuturamaFuturama (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for The What a Cartoon ShowThe What a Cartoon Show (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for VictorVictor (TV Series) Producer  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Director ( 26 episodes, 1990–1996 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 8 episodes, 1990–1995 ) , Director (archive footage) ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Sheet Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990–1998 27
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  • Primary photo for RugratsRugrats (TV Series) Animator ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Tracey Ullman ShowThe Tracey Ullman Show (TV Series) Animator ( 6 episodes, 1987–1989 )  Less 1987–1989 6
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  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Family TherapyThe Simpsons: Family Therapy (TV Short) Animator  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Simpsons: Good NightThe Simpsons: Good Night (TV Short) Director  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Garfield on the TownGarfield on the Town (TV Short) Animator  Less 1983
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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