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Jhonen Vasquez

Jhonen Vasquez was born and raised on San Jose's East Side. He graduated from Mount Pleasant High in 1992 and was a one-time film student at De Anza College. Even though he has little formal artistic training, he entered the world of alternative comics, as the writer/creator/artist of such titles as "SQUEE!" and "Johnny, The Homicidal Maniac", ... See full bio »

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 2012-2014 Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (TV Series) (character designer - 24 episodes)
- McOne Armed and Dangerous (2014) ... (character designer - uncredited)
- Rise of the Planet of the Robo-Apes (2013) ... (character designer - uncredited)
- Bash Johnson: 11th Grade Ninja (2013) ... (character designer - uncredited)
- Escape from Detention Island (2013) ... (character designer - uncredited)
- Grave Puncher: The Movie! (2013) ... (character designer - uncredited)
 2012 Written by a Kid (TV Series) (character designer - 1 episode)
- Fire City (2012) ... (character designer)
 2001-2002 Invader ZIM (TV Series) (original character designer - 5 episodes)
- The Most Horrible Xmas Ever (2002) ... (original character designer)
- Germs/Dark Harvest (2001) ... (original character designer)
- Bestest Friend/Nanozim (2001) ... (original character designer)
- Parent Teacher Night/Walk of Doom (2001) ... (original character designer)
- The Nightmare Begins (2001) ... (original character designer)
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 2001-2004 Invader ZIM (TV Series)
Computer / Brian / Nick / ...
- Pilot (2004) ... Children (voice, uncredited)
- The Girl Who Cried Gnome/Dibship Rising (2003) ... Computer / Rescue Worker / Advisor (voice, as Mr. Scolex)
- Mortos Der Soulstealer/ZIM Eats Waffles (2003) ... Nick (voice, as Mr. Scolex)
- Backseat Drivers from Beyond the Stars (2003) ... Computer / Candy Kid (voice, as Mr. Scolex)
- The Most Horrible Xmas Ever (2002) ... Minimoose / Computer / Precocious Kid / ... (voice, as Mr. Scolex)
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 2014 Bravest Warriors (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Puppetyville Horror (2014) ... (writer)
  Invader ZIM (TV Series) (creator - 7 episodes, 2001 - 2003) (written by - 6 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (head writer - 4 episodes, 2001 - 2003)
- The Girl Who Cried Gnome/Dibship Rising (2003) ... (creator) / (head writer)
- The Most Horrible Xmas Ever (2002) ... (creator) / (head writer) / (written by)
- Halloween Spectacular of Spooky Doom (2001) ... (creator) / (head writer) / (written by)
- Germs/Dark Harvest (2001) ... (creator) / (written by - segment "Germs")
- Bestest Friend/Nanozim (2001) ... (creator) / (head writer) / (written by)
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 2001-2003 Invader ZIM (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- The Girl Who Cried Gnome/Dibship Rising (2003) ... (executive producer)
- The Most Horrible Xmas Ever (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Halloween Spectacular of Spooky Doom (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Germs/Dark Harvest (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Bestest Friend/Nanozim (2001) ... (executive producer)
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 2001 Invader ZIM (TV Series) (additional storyboard artist - 1 episode)
- The Nightmare Begins (2001) ... (additional storyboard artist)
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 2001 Invader ZIM (TV Series)
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 2010 Debbie (Short) (thanks)
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 2005 The Screen Savers (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 14 September 2005 (2005) ... Himself

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Other Works:

Wrote and illustrated comic book series "Johnny the Homicidal Maniac." See more »

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Alternate Names:

Mr. Scolex

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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When working on Invader Zim, Nickelodeon wanted the office where it was being made to be decorated with pictures of Invader Zim's characters. Nickelodeon wanted cute characters, but Jhonen decided to put up pictures of Bloaty instead. See more »

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Virgo

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