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Richard Pursel

Richard Pursel was born on September 17, 1964 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA. He is known for his work on SpongeBob SquarePants (1999), Mighty Magiswords (2015) and Tom and Jerry Tales (2006). He has been married to Lindsay Pursel since 2003. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

SpongeBob SquarePants
(2005-2017)
Mighty Magiswords
(2016-2017)
Tom and Jerry Tales
(2006-2008)
I Am Weasel
I Am Weasel Writer
(1997-1999)

Filmography

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  Mighty Magiswords (TV Series) (story - 23 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (story editor - 13 episodes, 2016 - 2017)
- The Saga of Robopiggeh! (2017) ... (story)
- Don't Read the Comments (2017) ... (story - as Richard D. Pursel)
- Squideo Games (2017) ... (story - as Richard D. Pursel)
- Pachydermus Interruptus (2017) ... (story - as Richard D. Pursel)
- Cave of Gelatinous Doom! (2017) ... (story - as Richard D. Pursel)
  SpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) (1 episode, 2011) (staff writer - 65 episodes, 2005 - 2010) (written by - 33 episodes, 2007 - 2017) (writer - 12 episodes, 2007 - 2012) (animation writer - 2 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (additional material - 1 episode, 2009)
- Mimic Madness/House Worming (2017) ... (animation writer) / (written by - segments "House Worming", "Clam Up!")
- Whirly Brains/MermaidPants (2016) ... (animation writer)
- It's a SpongeBob Christmas! (2012) ... (writer)
- Super Evil Aquatic Villain Team Up Is Go!/Chum Fricassee (2012) ... (written by - segment "Chum Fricasse")
- Karen 2.0/InSpongeiac (2012) ... (written by)
 2016 Americano (writer)
 2015 Wabbit: A Looney Tunes Production (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Wabbit's Best Friend/Annoying Ex-Boydfriend (2015) ... (written by - segment "Wabbit's Best Friend")
- The Inside Bugs/Sun Valley Freeze (2015) ... (written by - segment "Sun Valley Freeze")
  Mickey Mouse (TV Series short) (1 episode, 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 2014)
- Space Walkies (2014) ... (written by)
- Down the Hatch (2014)
  Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 2013)
- Stuck on You (2014) ... (writer)
- Bros in Space (2013) ... (written by)
 2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Pedicure and Facial of Doom! (2011) ... (written by)
 2009 SpongeBob SquarePants: Spongicus (Video) (staff writer)
  Tom and Jerry Tales (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (story editor - 12 episodes, 2006 - 2007) (written by - 7 episodes, 2006 - 2008) (story - 2 episodes, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2007) (teleplay: segments "Ho Ho Horrors", "Northern Light Fish Fight" - 1 episode, 2006)
- Game of Mouse & Cat/Babysitting Blues/Catfish Follies (2008) ... (written by - segments "Babysitting Blues", "Catfish Follies")
- DJ Jerry/Kitty Kat Blues/Flamenco Fiasco (2008) ... (segment "DJ Jerry")
- Bend It Like Thomas/Endless Bummer/Game, Set, Match (2007) ... (written by - segment "Endless Bummer")
- Summer Squashing/League of Cats/Little Big Mouse (2007) ... (segment "League of Cats")
 2005 Robotboy (TV Series)
  Ren & Stimpy 'Adult Party Cartoon' (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes, 2003) (story - 2 episodes, 2003)
- Stimpy's Pregnant (2003) ... (writer)
- Altruists (2003) ... (writer)
- Naked Beach Frenzy (2003) ... (writer)
- Fire Dogs 2: Part 2 (2003) ... (writer)
- Fire Dogs 2: Part 1 (2003) ... (story - as Richard D. Pursel) / (writer)
 2002-2003 Poochini's Yard (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Dog Wanted/Pleasant Puppy Dreams/Stray Dog (2003) ... (segment "Pleasant Puppy Dreams", as Richard Purcell)
- Extreme Poochini Wrestling/The Guru/Psychic Dog (2002) ... (segment "Extreme Poochini Wrestling", as Richard Purcell)
- Squeaky Fromage/Puppy Obey/Christmas Tree (2002) ... (segment "Puppy Obey", as Richard Purcell)
- Diva Dog/Poolside Poochini/Newsboy Rampage (2002) ... (segment "Diva Dog")
- Piranha/League of Dogs/Hosed (2002) ... (segment "League of Dogs")
 2001-2002 The Ripping Friends (TV Series) (writer - 13 episodes)
- The Infernal Wedding (2002) ... (writer)
- The Man from Next Thursday: Part 2 (2002) ... (writer)
- The Man from Next Thursday: Part 1 (2002) ... (writer)
- Jimmy's Kidnapped (2001) ... (writer)
  The Woody Woodpecker Show (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1999 - 2000) (story - 1 episode, 1999) (written by - 1 episode, 1999)
- Automatic Woody/Zoom-a to Montezooma/Chicken Woody (2000) ... (segments "Zoom-a to Montezooma", "Chicken Woody")
- Wally's Royal Riot/Mexican Chilly/Sleepwalking Woody (1999) ... (segment "Sleepwalking Woody")
- Ya Gonna Eat That?/Chilly & Hungry/Brother Cockroach (1999) ... (story - segment "Chilly & Hungry")
- Weiner Wars/Electric Chilly/Woody and the Termite (1999) ... (written by - segment "Electric Chilly")
 2000 Weekend Pussy Hunt (TV Series) (screenplay - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 ... (screenplay)
  I Am Weasel (TV Series) (1 episode, 1999) (story - 11 episodes, 1997 - 1998) (writer - 5 episodes, 1997)
- I.R. Ice Fisher (1998) ... (story)
- I.R. Pixie Fairy (1998) ... (story)
- I Am My Lifetime (1998) ... (story)
- I Are Music Man (1998) ... (story)
  Cow and Chicken (TV Series) (story - 4 episodes, 1998) (story by - 3 episodes, 1997) (writer - 3 episodes, 1997)
- The Karate Chick/Yard Sale/I.M. Weasel: I.R. Ice Fisher (1998) ... (story - segment "I.R. Ice Fisher")
- Dirty Laundry/Grizzly Beaver Safari (1998) ... (story - segment "Grizzly Beaver Safari")
- Tongue Sandwich/I.M. Weasel: I Am Crybaby/Dream Date Chicken (1998) ... (story - segment "Dream Date Chicken")
- Cow Instincts, Don't It?/Ballerina Cow (1997) ... (story by - segment "I.R. Plant Life")
 1997 The Goddamn George Liquor Program (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Babysitting the Idiot ... (story)
  The Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) (1 episode) (story - 10 episodes, 1992 - 1995) (written by - 4 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (stories - 2 episodes, 1992 - 1993) (premise - 1 episode, 1994)
- Stimpy's Pet/Ren's Brain (1995) ... (story - segment "Ren's Brain")
- Jiminy Lummox/Bass Masters (1994) ... (premise - segment "Bass Masters")
- To Salve and Salve Not!/No Pants Today (1993) ... (written by - segment "No Pants Today")
- The Royal Canadian Kilted Yaksmen (1993) ... (story)
- Stimpy's Fan Club (1993) ... (stories)
 1993 2 Stupid Dogs (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Stunt Dogs/Doctor O/Return of Red (1993) ... (written by)
- Family Values/Platypus/Red Strikes Back (1993) ... (written by)
- Sheep Dogs/Agent Penny/Spooks-a-Poppin' (1993) ... (written by)
- A Quarter/Egg/Red (1993) ... (written by - segment "Red")
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Alternate Names:

Richard Purcell | Dick Pursel | Richard D. Pursel | Rich Pursel
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