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Stephen Hillenburg

Writer | Soundtrack | Producer
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The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004) | SpongeBob SquarePants (1999-2017) | The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Nominated for 9 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 3 nominations More »
Stephen Hilleburg | Stephen Hillenberg | Steve Hillenburg
Aug 21, 1961 (age 55)
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePants 3SpongeBob SquarePants 3 Executive Producer, Writer (Character Created By)  Less 2019 Announced
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
Past Film & Video (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Little PrinceThe Little Prince The Director And The Producers Wish To Thank  Less 2015 $81MM $1.3MM
  • Primary photo for Smurfs-ParodySmurfs-Parody (Short) Writer (Characters)  Less 2015 €200
  • Primary photo for The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of WaterThe SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Baby in Stroller (voice), Executive Producer, Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme", "Squeeze Me"), Writer (Series "SpongeBob SquarePants"), Writer (Story)  Less 2015 $74MM $162MM
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Blvd, USAHollywood Blvd, USA (Short) Director, Producer  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Truth Has FallenTruth Has Fallen Special Thanks  Less 2013 $100K
  • Primary photo for Spongebob Squarepants 4D Attraction: The Great Jelly RescueSpongebob Squarepants 4D Attraction: The Great Jelly Rescue Writer (Creator)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Tower HeistTower Heist Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme")  Less 2011 $75MM $78MM
  • Primary photo for The Karate KidThe Karate Kid Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme")  Less 2010 $40MM $177MM
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePants: SpongicusSpongeBob SquarePants: Spongicus (Video) Original Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Alvin and the ChipmunksAlvin and the Chipmunks Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme")  Less 2007 $60MM $217MM
  • Primary photo for The SpongeBob SquarePants MovieThe SpongeBob SquarePants Movie Parrot (voice), Storyboards, Director, Producer, Soundtrack ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme" , "Goofy Goober Song", "Song Dedicated To The Giant Squid Of The World", "Now That We're Men"), Lyrics ("Goofy Goober Rock" a derivative of "I Wanna Rock"), Writer (Story), Writer (Television Series SpongeBob SquarePants), Writer  Less 2004 $30MM $85MM
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D RideSpongeBob SquarePants 4-D Ride (Short) Writer (Characters)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for VerminVermin Sound Transferer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for GreenerGreener (Short) Lots Of Thanks  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for WormholesWormholes (Short) Director  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Green BeretThe Green Beret (Short) Composer, Director  Less 1992
Past Television (9 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePantsSpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) Writer (Creator) (218 episodes, 1999–2017), Executive Producer (193 episodes, 1999–2017), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song") (188 episodes, 1999–2015), Original Character Designer (119 episodes, 1999–2016), Writer (39 episodes, 1999–2004), Lyrics ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song") (8 episodes, 2009–2012), Original Character Design (7 episodes, 2007–2015), Potty / Miner / Party Extra / Painter / Potty the Parrot / Director (6 episodes, 2000–2004), Lyrics (theme song) (4 episodes, 2011), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song Performed By Cee-Lo Green") (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("Bird Brains") (1 episode, 2002), Animator (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song", "SpongeBob Squarepants Theme Song") (1 episode, 2000), Writer ("Spongebob Squarepants Theme Song") (1 episode, 2010), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song" (uncredited), "Underwater Sun") (1 episode, 2002), Composer (theme song) (1 episode, 2007), Storyboard Director (1 episode, 1999), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song", "Now That We're Men") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song" (uncredited), "Hey All You People") (1 episode, 2001), Lyrics ("You're Old") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 1999–2017 229
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Lyrics ("Theme from 'SpongeBob SquarePants'") (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Egg CeteraEgg Cetera (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for ParenthoodParenthood (TV Series) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Solace (May 11, 2010) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for The TroopThe Troop (TV Series) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • The Substitute (Jan 9, 2010) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mighty B!The Mighty B! (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Diggs TailwaggerDiggs Tailwagger (TV Movie) Writer (Additional Writing)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Malcolm in the MiddleMalcolm in the Middle (TV Series) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Malcolm Visits College (Mar 28, 2004) Writer ("SpongeBob SquarePants Theme Song")  Less
  • Primary photo for Rocko's Modern LifeRocko's Modern Life (TV Series) Director (20 episodes, 1993–1996), Writer (Additional Writing) (18 episodes, 1993–1996), Creative Director (13 episodes, 1996), Creative Producer (13 episodes, 1996), Storyboard Artist (13 episodes, 1994–1996), Writer (Story) (8 episodes, 1994–1996), Writer (3 episodes, 1996)  Less 1993–1996 33
    • Turkey Time/Floundering Fathers (Nov 24, 1996) Creative Director, Creative Producer, Writer (Story) (segments: Turkey Time), Writer  Less
    • Put to Pasture/Future Schlock (Oct 10, 1996) Creative Director, Creative Producer, Writer (Story), Writer  Less
    • Hypno-Puppy Luv/Driving Mrs. Wolfe (Oct 8, 1996) Creative Director, Creative Producer  Less
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Other (15 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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