John Kricfalusi

Writer | Animation Department | Art Department
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KNOWN FOR 
The Ren & Stimpy Show (1991-1996) | Big House Blues (1990) | Snick Vol. 1: Nick Snicks Friendship (1993)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
John K. | John Krisfaloosy | Raymond Spum
NICKNAMEs  
Raymond Spum, John K.
BORN 
Sep 9, 1955 (age 62)
HEIGHT 
5' 11" (1.80m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (27 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Untitled Ren & Stimpy ShortUntitled Ren & Stimpy Short (Short) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (television series "Ren & Stimpy")  Less 2019
  • Primary photo for SkidsSkids (Short) Dedicatee  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Free BirdsFree Birds Character Designer (uncredited)  Less 2013 $55MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for Breaking the Mold: The Re-Making of Mighty MouseBreaking the Mold: The Re-Making of Mighty Mouse (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Al's Brain in 3-DAl's Brain in 3-D (Short) Character Designer  Less 2009 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks 2Tenacious D: The Complete Masterworks 2 (Video) Animator (segments: Classico), Director (segments: Classico)  Less 2008 $200K
  • Primary photo for Unsung Maestros: A Directors TributeUnsung Maestros: A Directors Tribute (Video) Special Thanks  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Tenacious D in The Pick of DestinyTenacious D in The Pick of Destiny Animator (THX logo sequence)  Less 2006 $8.3MM
  • Primary photo for Tenacious D: ClassicoTenacious D: Classico (Video) Director  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Straight Outta LynwoodStraight Outta Lynwood (Video) Layout Artist (segments: Close But No Cigar), Director (segments: Close But No Cigar)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Behind the Tunes: Tish Tash - The Animated World of Frank TashlinBehind the Tunes: Tish Tash - The Animated World of Frank Tashlin (Video) Himself, Special Thanks  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Ren & Stimpy: In the BeginningRen & Stimpy: In the Beginning (Video) Himself - Creator, Ren & Stimpy, Character Designer, Writer (characters)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Tenacious D: The Complete MasterworksTenacious D: The Complete Masterworks (Video) Producer (music video) ("Fuck Her Gently") (as John K.)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Björk: VolumenBjörk: Volumen (Video) Layout (videos: I Miss You), Director (videos: I Miss You)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Björk: I Miss YouBjörk: I Miss You (Video) Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The FlintstonesThe Flintstones Writer ("Dog Pound Hop")  Less 1994 $46MM $131MM
  • Primary photo for Snick Vol. 1: Nick Snicks FriendshipSnick Vol. 1: Nick Snicks Friendship (Video) Ren Höek (The Ren & Stimpy Show) (archive footage), Animation Director (segments: The Littlest Giant), Character Designer (segments: The Littlest Giant), Director (episode: Ren and Stimpy), Producer (segments: The Littlest Giant), Writer (creator) (segments: The Littlest Giant), Writer (story) (segments: The Littlest Giant), Writer (segments: The Littlest Giant)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Snick Vol. 2: Nick Snicks the FamilySnick Vol. 2: Nick Snicks the Family (Video) Ren Höek (The Ren & Stimpy Show) (archive footage), Character Designer (segments: Fake Dad), Director (episode: Ren and Stimpy), Producer (segments: Fake Dad), Supervising Producer (segments: Fake Dad), Writer (creator) (segments: Fake Dad), Writer (story) (segments: Fake Dad)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Shelf LifeShelf Life Performer ("I'm an Old Cowhand from the Rio Grande")  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Big House BluesBig House Blues (Short) Ren Höek (voice), Animator (as John K.), Character Designer, Storyboard Artist, Director, Producer, Writer ("Dog Pound Hop"), Writer (creator), Writer (story) (as John K.)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Troop Beverly HillsTroop Beverly Hills Animator (opening titles) (uncredited), Layout Artist (opening titles) (uncredited), Title Designer (opening titles)  Less 1989 $18MM $8.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Thing What Lurked in the TubThe Thing What Lurked in the Tub (Short) Character And Background Color Key Assistant  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Rolling Stones: Harlem ShuffleThe Rolling Stones: Harlem Shuffle (Video) Director  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Mighty Mouse in the Great Space ChaseMighty Mouse in the Great Space Chase Storyboard Artist  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Hey Good Lookin'Hey Good Lookin' Animator (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for American PopAmerican Pop Animator (uncredited)  Less 1981 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Ted Bakes OneTed Bakes One (Short) Animator, Director, Producer, Writer  Less 1979
Past Television (40 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Music ("The Soul Candy Song") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Animator (Couch Gag) ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Animator (couch gag) ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2011–2015 2
  • Primary photo for Toon WolfToon Wolf (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Writer ("Happy Happy Joy Joy") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
    • Darker Image #1 (Mar 15, 2010) Writer ("Happy Happy Joy Joy")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Mighty B!The Mighty B! (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Al TVAl TV (TV Movie) Director (segments: Close But No Cigar)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Class of 3000Class of 3000 (TV Series) Animator ( 1 episode, 2006 ) , Guest Art Director ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
    • Home (Nov 3, 2006) Animator, Guest Art Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Ren & Stimpy 'Adult Party Cartoon'Ren & Stimpy 'Adult Party Cartoon' (TV Series) Ren Höek / Dr. Mr. Horse / Others ( 8 episodes, 2003 ) , Director ( 8 episodes, 2003 ) , Writer (creator) ( 8 episodes, 2003 ) , Writer ( 8 episodes, 2003 ) , Writer (story) ( 3 episodes, 2003 ) , Character Designer ( 2 episodes, 2003 ) , Producer ( 2 episodes, 2003 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 2 episodes, 2003 ) , Animation Director ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 8
    • Stimpy's Pregnant (Aug 14, 2003) Ren Höek / Dr. Mr. Horse / Others (voice), Director, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Altruists (Aug 7, 2003) Ren Höek / Dr. Mr. Horse / Others (voice), Director, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Naked Beach Frenzy (Jul 31, 2003) Ren Höek (voice), Director, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Ripping FriendsThe Ripping Friends (TV Series) Director ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Storyboard Supervisor ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Writer (creator) ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Key Animator ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Writer ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Design Supervisor ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Voice Director ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 13 episodes, 2001–2002 ) , Citracett / Jimmy the Idiot Boy / Dr. Root ( 5 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 13
    • The Infernal Wedding (Oct 13, 2002) Citracett (voice), Key Animator, Design Supervisor, Storyboard Artist, Storyboard Supervisor, Director (uncredited), Voice Director, Writer (creator) (as John K.), Writer  Less
    • The Man from Next Thursday: Part 2 (Jan 26, 2002) Key Animator, Design Supervisor, Storyboard Artist, Storyboard Supervisor, Director (uncredited), Voice Director, Writer (creator) (as John K.), Writer  Less
    • The Man from Next Thursday: Part 1 (Jan 19, 2002) Key Animator, Design Supervisor, Storyboard Artist, Storyboard Supervisor, Director (uncredited), Voice Director, Writer (creator) (as John K.), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Ren and Stimpy RocksRen and Stimpy Rocks (TV Series) Writer (creator) ( 3 episodes, 2002 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 2002 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for The Jetsons: The Best SonThe Jetsons: The Best Son (TV Short) Layout Artist (as John K.), Executive Producer (as John K.), Writer (script) (as John K.)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Jetsons: Father & Son DayThe Jetsons: Father & Son Day (TV Short) Outlines (as John K.), Producer (as John K.)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Weekend Pussy HuntWeekend Pussy Hunt (TV Series) Dirty Dog ( 1 episode ) , Writer (screenplay) ( 1 episode ) , Director ( 1 episode ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode ) , Producer ( 1 episode )  Less 2000 1
    • Episode #1.1 Dirty Dog (voice), Director (as John K.), Producer, Writer (creator) (as John K.), Writer (screenplay)  Less
  • Primary photo for A Day in the Life of Ranger SmithA Day in the Life of Ranger Smith (TV Short) Boo Boo (voice), Animator, Background Color Key, Character Designer, Layout Artist, Timing Director, Director, Producer, Recording Director, Writer (story)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Boo Boo Runs WildBoo Boo Runs Wild (TV Short) Boo-Boo / Tree (voice), Animator, Timing Director, Background Color Key, Character Design, Layout, Director, Music Editor, Producer, Recording Director, Sound Effects Editor, Writer (story)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for He-Hog the Atomic PigHe-Hog the Atomic Pig (TV Movie) Actor, Animator, Concept Artist, Storyboard Artist, Director, Producer, Writer (creator)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Goddamn George Liquor ProgramThe Goddamn George Liquor Program (TV Series) Jimmy the Idiot Boy ( 1 episode ) , Director ( 1 episode ) , Artist ( 1 episode ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode )  Less 1997–1998 1
    • Babysitting the Idiot Jimmy the Idiot Boy (voice), Artist, Director (as John K.), Writer (creator) (as John K.), Writer (story) (as John K.)  Less
  • Primary photo for The What a Cartoon ShowThe What a Cartoon Show (TV Series) Special Thanks ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 53 episodes, 1991–1996 ) , Writer (creator) ( 51 episodes, 1991–1996 ) , Writer (story) ( 19 episodes, 1991–1995 ) , Ren / Ren Höek / Mr. Horse / Ren Höek (segment "Fake Dad") ( 19 episodes, 1991–1993 ) , Character Designer ( 17 episodes, 1991–1993 ) , Director ( 16 episodes, 1991–1993 ) , Producer ( 15 episodes, 1991–1993 ) , Supervising Producer ( 12 episodes, 1992–1993 ) , Animation Director ( 6 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Spumco Big-shot ( 6 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Writer ( 5 episodes, 1991–1994 ) , Producer (Spumco) ( 4 episodes, 1992–1993 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 4 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Big-shot (Spumco) ( 4 episodes, 1991 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Writer ("Log Theme") ( 3 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Animator ( 2 episodes, 1992 ) , Writer (stories) ( 2 episodes, 1992–1993 ) , Writer ("Happy Happy Joy Joy") ( 2 episodes, 1992–1994 ) , Character Design ( 2 episodes, 1992–1993 ) , Writer ("Kilted Yaksmen Anthem") ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Writer ("Don't Whiz on the Electric Fence", "Log Theme") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Music ("The Lord Loves A-Hangin'") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Performer ("Kilted Yaksmen Anthem") ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Writer ("Flod") ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Writer ("Happy Happy, Joy Joy" (uncredited), "Log Theme") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Lyrics ("The Lord Loves A-Hangin'") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Composer (theme "Dog Pound Hop") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Writer (created by) ( 1 episode ) , Additional Animator ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Writer (premise) ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Arranger ("America the Beautiful") ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Writer ("Muddy Mudskipper Theme", "Log Theme") ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991–1996 53
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  • Primary photo for 2 Stupid Dogs2 Stupid Dogs (TV Series) Consultant ( 3 episodes, 1993 ) , Tidbits Of Poor Taste ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 3
  • Primary photo for Tiny Toon AdventuresTiny Toon Adventures (TV Series) Model Designer ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for The Flintstone KidsThe Flintstone Kids (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1986–1990
  • Primary photo for Beany and CecilBeany and Cecil (TV Series) Character Designer ( 5 episodes, 1988 ) , Director ( 5 episodes, 1988 ) , Producer ( 5 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 5
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  • Primary photo for SnorksSnorks (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1984–1988
  • Primary photo for Mighty Mouse, the New AdventuresMighty Mouse, the New Adventures (TV Series) Senior Director ( 13 episodes, 1987 ) , Layout Artist ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987 13
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  • Primary photo for Heathcliff & the Catillac CatsHeathcliff & the Catillac Cats (TV Series) Assistant Character Designer  Less 1984–1987
  • Primary photo for Galaxy High SchoolGalaxy High School (TV Series) Graphics ( 13 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986 13
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  • Primary photo for The JetsonsThe Jetsons (TV Series) Layout Artist ( 8 episodes, 1985 ) , Layout Supervisor ( 6 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 14
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  • Primary photo for Fat Albert and the Cosby KidsFat Albert and the Cosby Kids (TV Series) Storyboard Artist  Less 1972–1985
  • Primary photo for SmurfsSmurfs (TV Series) Character Designer ( 26 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 26
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  • Primary photo for Ri¢hie Ri¢hRi¢hie Ri¢h (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1982–1984
  • Primary photo for Laverne & Shirley with Special Guest Star the FonzLaverne & Shirley with Special Guest Star the Fonz (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1982–1983
  • Primary photo for Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz HourMork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1982–1983
  • Primary photo for Brik Blastoff of the OutbackBrik Blastoff of the Outback (TV Movie) Character Designer, Director, Writer (creator), Writer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Pac-ManPac-Man (TV Series) Layout Artist ( 13 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 13
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  • Primary photo for The Smurfs Christmas SpecialThe Smurfs Christmas Special (TV Movie) Layout Artist  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Flash GordonFlash Gordon (TV Series) Storyboard Artist ( 24 episodes, 1979–1982 )  Less 1979–1982 24
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  • Primary photo for The Little RascalsThe Little Rascals (TV Series) Layout Artist ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Tom and JerryThe New Adventures of Tom and Jerry (TV Series) Layout Artist  Less 1980–1982
  • Primary photo for The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse and Heckle and JeckleThe New Adventures of Mighty Mouse and Heckle and Jeckle (TV Series) Storyboard Artist  Less 1979–1982
  • Primary photo for Super FriendsSuper Friends (TV Series) Layout Artist ( 6 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 6
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Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Channel 101 ExperienceThe Channel 101 Experience Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for CluelessClueless Ren Höek (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995 $12MM $57MM
Other (11 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Nicktoons MLBNicktoons MLB (Video Game) Writer (characters: The Gilded Yak, Powdered Toast Man, Ren & Stimpy)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Nicktoons: Attack of the ToybotsNicktoons: Attack of the Toybots (Video Game) Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Go! Go! HypergrindGo! Go! Hypergrind (Video Game) Executive Producer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Nicktoons RacingNicktoons Racing (Video Game) Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Ren & Stimpy: Quest for the Shaven YakRen & Stimpy: Quest for the Shaven Yak (Video Game) Ren / Various, Character Designer (uncredited), Producer, Writer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy Show: Time WarpThe Ren & Stimpy Show: Time Warp (Video Game) Character Designer (uncredited), Writer (characters) (uncredited), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy Show: Fire DogsThe Ren & Stimpy Show: Fire Dogs (Video Game) Character Designer (uncredited), Writer ("Happy Happy Joy Joy", "The Muddy Mudskipper Show Theme") (uncredited), Writer (characters) (uncredited), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy Show: Buckeroo$!The Ren & Stimpy Show: Buckeroo$! (Video Game) Character Designer (uncredited), Writer (creator) (uncredited)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots!The Ren & Stimpy Show: Veediots! (Video Game) Character Designer (uncredited), Original Creator (uncredited), Soundtrack ("Dog Pound Hop", "Happy Happy, Joy Joy", "Log") (uncredited), Writer (characters) (uncredited)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Ren & Stimpy: Stimpy's InventionRen & Stimpy: Stimpy's Invention (Video Game) Ren Höek (voice) (uncredited), Character Designer (uncredited), Writer (creator) (uncredited), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Ren and Stimpy: Space Cadet AdventuresRen and Stimpy: Space Cadet Adventures (Video Game) Character Designer (uncredited), Writer (characters), Writer (uncredited)  Less 1992

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