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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)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • 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 (16 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Rick and MortyRick and Morty (TV Series) Supervising Director (8 episodes, 2017), Director (3 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2017 11
    • Morty's Mind Blowers (Sep 17, 2017) Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • The Ricklantis Mixup (Sep 10, 2017) Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
    • Rest and Ricklaxation (Aug 27, 2017) Supervising Director (as Wes Archer)  Less
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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
Self (1 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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