Tom Ruegger

Producer | Writer | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Animaniacs (1993-1998) | Batman: The Animated Series (1992-1995) | Tiny Toon Adventures (1990-1992)
AWARDS 
Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 12 wins & 17 nominations More »
AKA 
Dr. Plotz Ruegger | Thomas Ruegger
BORN 
Apr 4, 1954 (age 63)

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  • Primary photo for AnimaniacsAnimaniacs (TV Series) Writer (characters)  Less Announced
Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (46 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The 7DThe 7D (TV Series) Composer (theme music) ( 44 episodes, 2014–2016 ) , Executive Producer ( 44 episodes, 2014–2016 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 2014–2016 ) , Writer (story by) ( 4 episodes, 2014–2016 ) , Writer (story) ( 3 episodes, 2014–2015 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2014–2016 44
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  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Writer ("Pinky and the Brain Theme") ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Pac-Man and the Ghostly AdventuresPac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures (TV Series) Developed For Television By ( 18 episodes, 2013 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 18
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  • Primary photo for The Voyages of Young Doctor DolittleThe Voyages of Young Doctor Dolittle (TV Movie) Writer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-DooScooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series) Animator  Less 1979–2010
  • Primary photo for AnimaliaAnimalia (TV Series) Writer ( 6 episodes, 2007 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007–2008 8
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  • Primary photo for Sushi PackSushi Pack (TV Series) Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for Loonatics UnleashedLoonatics Unleashed (TV Series) Creative Consultant ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for Duck DodgersDuck Dodgers (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 2 episodes, 2004 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 2 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for Batman BeyondBatman Beyond (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Big Time (Oct 7, 2000) Writer (story)  Less
  • Primary photo for Histeria!Histeria! (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 52 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Writer (creator) ( 51 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Character Designer ( 22 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Main Character Designer ( 16 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 1998–2000 ) , Character Designer (main characters) ( 2 episodes, 1998 ) , Lyrics ("Big Fat Road Baby") ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Lyrics ("Pepper") ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Lyrics ("Befuddled") ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998–2000 52
    • North America (Oct 1, 2000) Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
    • The French Revolution (Sep 24, 2000) Main Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Big Fat Baby Theatre (Mar 31, 2000) Main Character Designer, Executive Producer, Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Pinky, Elmyra & the BrainPinky, Elmyra & the Brain (TV Series) Senior Producer ( 25 episodes, 1998–1999 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998–1999 25
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  • Primary photo for Pinky and the BrainPinky and the Brain (TV Series) Senior Producer ( 60 episodes, 1995–1998 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1998 ) , Writer (adapted by) ( 1 episode, 1997 ) , Writer (story by) ( 1 episode, 1998 ) , Story Editor ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1995–1998 60
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  • Primary photo for AnimaniacsAnimaniacs (TV Series) Senior Producer ( 98 episodes, 1993–1998 ) , Supervising Story Editor ( 69 episodes, 1993–1994 ) , Writer (series writer) ( 68 episodes, 1993–1994 ) , Writer ( 21 episodes, 1993–1998 ) , Story Editor ( 20 episodes, 1994–1996 ) , Writer (story by) ( 16 episodes, 1993–1997 ) , Writer (adapted by) ( 3 episodes, 1993–1996 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Writer (created by) ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Producer ( 1 episode, 1995 ) , Lyrics ("What'm I Singin' For", "Crackers", "Tomato") ( 1 episode, 1994 ) , Lyrics ("Lake Titicaca") ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Lyrics ("The Senses Song") ( 1 episode, 1993 ) , Himself ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1993–1998 99
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  • Primary photo for Road RoversRoad Rovers (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 4 episodes, 1996 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1996 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1996–1997 8
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  • Primary photo for Freakazoid!Freakazoid! (TV Series) Senior Producer ( 14 episodes, 1995–1997 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1995 ) , Writer (creator) ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995–1997 14
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  • Primary photo for Batman: The Animated SeriesBatman: The Animated Series (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 85 episodes, 1992–1995 ) , Writer (series created by) ( 81 episodes, 1992–1995 ) , Writer (story by) ( 3 episodes, 1992 ) , Writer (series developed by) ( 3 episodes, 1994 ) , Writer (teleplay by) ( 2 episodes, 1992 ) , Writer (series creator) ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Story Editor ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Writer (story editor) ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992–1995 85
    • The Lion and the Unicorn (Sep 15, 1995) Executive Producer, Writer (series created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • A Bullet for Bullock (Sep 14, 1995) Executive Producer, Writer (series created by) (uncredited)  Less
    • Catwalk (Sep 13, 1995) Executive Producer, Writer (series created by) (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Tiny Toons' Night GhouleryTiny Toons' Night Ghoulery (TV Movie) Senior Producer, Writer (additional material)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Taz-ManiaTaz-Mania (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 65 episodes, 1991–1995 )  Less 1991–1995 65
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  • Primary photo for Tiny Toons Spring BreakTiny Toons Spring Break (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Plucky Duck ShowThe Plucky Duck Show (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1992 ) , Writer (story) ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 4
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  • Primary photo for Tiny Toon AdventuresTiny Toon Adventures (TV Series) Producer ( 66 episodes, 1990–1992 ) , Senior Producer ( 32 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Writer ( 24 episodes, 1990–1992 ) , Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1991–1992 ) , Lyrics ("I'm Rich") ( 1 episode, 1990 ) , Story Editor ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1990–1992 98
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  • Primary photo for A Pup Named Scooby-DooA Pup Named Scooby-Doo (TV Series) Titles ( 27 episodes, 1988–1991 ) , Producer ( 13 episodes, 1988 ) , Storyboard Artist ( 13 episodes, 1988 ) , Writer (story) ( 2 episodes, 1988 ) , Writer ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988–1991 27
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  • Primary photo for Yogi's Treasure HuntYogi's Treasure Hunt (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1985–1988 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 1986–1987 ) , Story Editor ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985–1988 6
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  • Primary photo for The Good, the Bad, and Huckleberry HoundThe Good, the Bad, and Huckleberry Hound (TV Movie) Lyrics ("Stinky Dalton", "Boogie Woogie"), Music ("Stinky Dalton", "Boogie Woogie"), Writer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Pound PuppiesPound Puppies (TV Series) Story Editor ( 26 episodes, 1986–1987 ) , Creative Consultant ( 13 episodes, 1987 ) , Writer ( 7 episodes, 1986–1987 ) , Writer ( 4 episodes, 1987 ) , Writer ( 3 episodes, 1987 ) , Writer (teleplay) ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986–1987 26
    • Cooler, Come Back (Dec 19, 1987) Creative Consultant, Story Editor, Writer  Less
    • Peter Pup (Dec 12, 1987) Creative Consultant, Story Editor, Writer  Less
    • Garbage Night: The Musical (Dec 5, 1987) Creative Consultant, Story Editor, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Flintstones' 25th Anniversary CelebrationThe Flintstones' 25th Anniversary Celebration (TV Movie) Writer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-DooThe 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (TV Series) Associate Producer ( 13 episodes, 1985 ) , Story Editor ( 13 episodes, 1985 ) , Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 13
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  • Primary photo for The Pound PuppiesThe Pound Puppies (TV Movie) Writer (story)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for SnorksSnorks (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 3 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for The New Scooby-Doo MysteriesThe New Scooby-Doo Mysteries (TV Series) Story Editor ( 13 episodes, 1984 ) , Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 13
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  • Primary photo for Challenge of the GoBotsChallenge of the GoBots (TV Series) Story Editor ( 5 episodes, 1984 ) , Writer (story) ( 5 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 5
    • The Final Conflict (Nov 2, 1984) Story Editor, Writer (story)  Less
    • Earth Bound (Nov 1, 1984) Story Editor, Writer (story)  Less
    • Conquest of Earth (Oct 31, 1984) Story Editor, Writer (story)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo ShowThe New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show (TV Series) Story Editor ( 13 episodes, 1983 ) , Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983 13
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  • Primary photo for He-Man and the Masters of the UniverseHe-Man and the Masters of the Universe (TV Series) Writer (teleplay by) ( 1 episode, 1983 ) , Writer (story by) ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
    • The Cosmic Comet (Oct 21, 1983) Writer (story by), Writer (teleplay by)  Less
  • Primary photo for The DukesThe Dukes (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 13 episodes, 1983 )  Less 1983 13
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  • Primary photo for Gilligan's PlanetGilligan's Planet (TV Series) Writer ( 4 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 4
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  • Primary photo for Flash GordonFlash Gordon (TV Series) Writer ( 2 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 2
  • Primary photo for The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam! (TV Series) Writer  Less 1981–1982
  • Primary photo for The Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure HourThe Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour (TV Series) Writer  Less 1980–1982
  • Primary photo for BlackstarBlackstar (TV Series) Writer (story) ( 4 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 4
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  • Primary photo for Sport BillySport Billy (TV Series) Writer ( 26 episodes, 1979–1980 )  Less 1979–1980 26
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  • Primary photo for GodzillaGodzilla (TV Series) Animator ( 6 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 6
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  • Primary photo for The World's Greatest SuperFriendsThe World's Greatest SuperFriends (TV Series) Animator ( 8 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 8
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  • Primary photo for Tarzan, Lord of the JungleTarzan, Lord of the Jungle (TV Series) Writer ( 3 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979 3
  • Primary photo for Casper and the AngelsCasper and the Angels (TV Series) Animator  Less 1979– 
  • Primary photo for The New Fred and Barney ShowThe New Fred and Barney Show (TV Series) Animator  Less 1979– 
Self (8 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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