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Jim Davis (II)

Jim Davis was born on July 28, 1945 in Marion, Indiana, USA as James Robert Davis. He is a writer and producer, known for Garfield (2004), Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006) and Garfield and Friends (1988). He has been married to Jill Davis since July 16, 2000. They have two children. He was previously married to Carolyn Lou Altekruse. See full bio »

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Won 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Garfield
Garfield Writer
(2004)
Garfield and Friends
(1988-1994)
Garfield in Disguise
(1985)

Filmography

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  The Garfield Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 2010) (characters - 28 episodes, 2009 - 2013)
- The Great Pizza Race (2013) ... (characters)
- The Garfield-Only Show/Filthy Fugitives (2012) ... (characters)
- Cupid Cat/The Control Freak (2012) ... (characters)
- Muscle Mouse/The Write Stuff (2012) ... (characters)
- Partners in Mime/Boris the Snowman (2012) ... (characters)
 2013 Garfielf (Short) (comic strip)
 2009 Garfield's Pet Force (Video)
 2008 Garfield's Fun Fest (Video)
 2007 Garfield Gets Real (Video)
 2007 Garfield's Nightmare (Video Game) (characters)
 2006 Garfield: The Bound for Home (Video Game) (creator)
 2006 Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (comic strip "Garfield")
 2006 Garfield and His Nine Lives (Video Game) (creator)
 2004 Garfield: The Search for Pooky (Video Game) (characters)
 2004 Garfield (comic strip "Garfield")
 2004 Garfield (Video Game) (characters)
 1995 Garfield: Caught in the Act (Video Game) (characters)
 1991 Garfield Gets a Life (TV Movie) (creator) / (written by)
 1990 Garfield's Feline Fantasies (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1989 Garfield's Thanksgiving (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1989 Garfield's Babes and Bullets (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1988 Garfield: His 9 Lives (TV Movie) (book) / (written and created by)
 1988 Happy Birthday, Garfield (TV Movie documentary)
 1988 Garfield: Winter's Tail (Video Game) (characters)
 1987 A Garfield Christmas Special (TV Short) (comic strip Garfield)
 1987 Garfield Goes Hollywood (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1987 Garfield: Big, Fat, Hairy Deal (Video Game) (characters)
 1986 Garfield in Paradise (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1985 Garfield in Disguise (TV Short) (creator) / (written and created by)
 1984 Garfield in the Rough (TV Short) (creator) / (written and created by)
 1983 Garfield on the Town (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1982 Here Comes Garfield (TV Short) (creator) / (written by)
 1980 The Fantastic Funnies (TV Movie documentary) (comic strip: "Garfield")
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Other Works:

Author: "Garfield Strikes Again" (No. 8 in the Garfield books)

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1 Interview | 4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the 'diet week' Garfield strips] When I go on a diet, Garfield goes on one too. See more »

Trivia:

He had breathing problems when he was younger. See more »

Trademark:

The creator of Garfield the cantankerous, overweight, orange cat that hates Mondays and loves lasagna

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