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(producer: film segments - 7 episodes, 1975-1976)
(producer - 1 episode, 1975)
(producer: Albert Brooks' film segments, 1975-1976 - 1 episode, 1975)
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P. Spheeris | Penelope 'Bud' Spheeris
Did You Know?
My whole career up until
didn't produce any monetary funds. When I directed Wayne's World, I made close to $150,000 - the biggest payday I had to date. My percentage points from Wayne's World enabled me to pay off all of the debts from my previous works, but I only came up even in the end.
She was the oldest of four children. She often had to look after her siblings because her dad was killed when she was seven and her mom worked several jobs. She often chooses to interview musicians with troubled backgrounds because she feels her background was just as troubled.