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Mark Evanier


Mark Evanier was born on March 2, 1952 in Santa Monica, California, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Garfield and Friends (1988), Pryor's Place (1984) and Thundarr the Barbarian (1980). See full bio »
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  The Garfield Show (TV Series) (script - 11 episodes, 2008 - 2013) (writer - 4 episodes, 2012)
- The Great Pizza Race (2013) ... (script)
- Cupid Cat/The Control Freak (2012) ... (script)
- Kind to Kittens/Little Angel (2012) ... (script)
- Unfair Weather, Parts 1 & 2 (2011) ... (script)
 1997 Superman (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Father's Day (1997) ... (written by)
- Tools of the Trade (1997) ... (written by)
 1995 The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Phony Phelix/The Five Minute Meatball (1995) ... (written by)
 1993 Bob (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Man Who Killed Mad Dog (1993) ... (written by)
 1991-1992 Mother Goose and Grimm (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Puppy Love Story/Brotherhood of Ham (1992) ... (written by)
- Expensive Taste/Lassie Swim Home (1992) ... (written by - segment "Expensive Taste")
- Funny Business/The Boogie Man (1992) ... (written by)
- It's a Flea Country/The Fur Flies (1991) ... (written by)
- Hero Worship/Search for Soap (1991) ... (written by - segment "Hero Worship")
 1989 Superboy (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1985-1987 CBS Storybreak (TV Series) (teleplay - 3 episodes)
- Mama Don't Allow (1987) ... (teleplay)
- The Pig Plantagenet (1985) ... (teleplay)
- Arnold of the Ducks (1985) ... (teleplay)
 1985 Wuzzles (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- A Pest of a Pet (1985) ... (writer)
- Eleroo's Wishday (1985) ... (writer)
- Bulls of a Feather (1985) ... (writer)
 1984 Pryor's Place (TV Series)
  ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes, 1982 - 1984) (writer - 1 episode, 1979)
- Bad Cat (1984) ... (written by)
- The Secret World of Og (1983) ... (written by)
- Bunnicula, the Vampire Rabbit (1982) ... (written by)
- The Incredible Detectives (1979) ... (writer)
 1983 Deck the Halls with Wacky Walls (TV Movie) (written by)
  Dungeons & Dragons (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1983) (writer - 1 episode, 1983)
- Eye of the Beholder (1983) ... (story)
- The Night of No Tomorrow (1983) ... (writer)
 1983 The 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... (writer)
 1980-1981 Thundarr the Barbarian (TV Series) (story - 21 episodes)
- Prophecy of Peril (1981) ... (story)
- Trial by Terror (1981) ... (story)
- Master of the Stolen Sunsword (1981) ... (story)
- Last Train to Doomsday (1981) ... (story)
- City of Evil (1981) ... (story)
 1981 Trollkins (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Trollerbear Scare/Escape from Alcatrol (1981) ... (story - segment "The Trollerbear Scare")
 1981 Anson and Lorrie (TV Movie)
 1981 Goldie Gold and Action Jack (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Pirate of the Airways (1981) ... (story)
 1980 The Ri¢hie Ri¢h/Scooby-Doo Show (TV Series) (story - 1980)
 1980 Pink Lady (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (1980) ... (writer)
 1979 The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show (TV Series) (story - 1979-1981)
 1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Rocky Mountain Yiiiii! (1979) ... (writer)
- The Hairy Scare of the Devil Bear (1979) ... (writer)
- The Scarab Lives! (1979) ... (writer)
 1978 Bobby Vinton's Rock 'n Rollers (TV Movie)
 1978 The Bay City Rollers Show (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... (writer)
 1978 Baby, I'm Back (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Survival of the Fittest (1978) ... (written by)
 1977 The Love Boat (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Joker Is Mild/Take My Granddaughter, Please/First Time Out (1977) ... (written by - segment "First Time Out")
 1977 Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Radio Free Freddie (1977) ... (story)
 1976 The McLean Stevenson Show (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Who Do You Trust? (1976) ... (story)
 1976 The Nancy Walker Show (TV Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote the book "Mad Art : A Visual Celebration of the Art of Mad Magazine and the Idiots Who Create It" (early 2003) See more »

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Personal Quote:

I somehow became typed as a variety show writer and wrote many a special or series in that dying genre, thereby hastening its demise. Most of them were for the legendary Sid and Marty Krofft and included the infamous Pink Lady and Jeff, which toplined two Japanese ladies who spoke almost no English, and a series with the Bay City Rollers, who spoke English but were no more intelligible. See more »

Trivia:

Worked as an assistant to comic book artist and creator Jack Kirby. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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