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Tagline:
Jefferton alive!
Plot:
Hapless Tom Peters takes meetings with a bizarre and moronic mayor to share his ideas for bettering the town, always with disastrous results. Full summary »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 21)

Tim Heidecker ... Tom Peters / ... (31 episodes, 2004-2006)

Eric Wareheim ... The Mayor / ... (31 episodes, 2004-2006)

Stephanie Courtney ... Joy Peters / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2006)

Michael Q. Schmidt ... Joy Peters / ... (28 episodes, 2004-2006)

Craig Anton ... City Council Member / ... (22 episodes, 2004-2006)
Ron Lynch ... City Council Member / ... (22 episodes, 2004-2006)

Bob Odenkirk ... Announcer / ... (22 episodes, 2004-2006)
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Series Directed by
Tim Heidecker (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Eric Wareheim (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Jarred Alterman (14 episodes, 2004-2005)
 
Series Writing credits
Tim Heidecker (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Eric Wareheim (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Bob Odenkirk (28 episodes, 2004-2006)
Dino Stamatopoulos (14 episodes, 2004-2005)
Tom Scharpling (4 episodes, 2006)
Jon Wurster (4 episodes, 2006)

Series Produced by
Keith Crofford .... executive producer / executive producer: Williams Street (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Matt Harrigan .... executive producer / executive producer: Williams Street (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Tim Heidecker .... executive producer (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Bob Odenkirk .... executive producer (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Eric Wareheim .... executive producer (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
CK Gillen .... supervising producer (17 episodes, 2006)
Jonathan Krisel .... producer (17 episodes, 2006)
D.J. Paul .... supervising producer (14 episodes, 2004-2005)
Jeremy Rubin .... coordinating producer (14 episodes, 2004-2005)
 
Series Original Music by
Davin Wood (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
 
Series Film Editing by
Jonathan Krisel (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Christopher McDonnell (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
Doug Lussenhop (17 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Art Direction by
Kevin Gallegly (31 episodes, 2004-2006)
 
Series Production Management
Erin Bell .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Bo Colen .... production manager (unknown episodes)
David C. Romano .... production manager (unknown episodes)
Inman Young .... production manager (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Jordan Kim .... artist (17 episodes, 2006)
Cris Shapan .... lead artist (17 episodes, 2006)
Alex Zabolotsky .... lead artist (14 episodes, 2004-2005)

Nadja Frist .... art intern (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Geoff Green .... sound designer / sound composition (30 episodes, 2004-2006)

Bo Colen .... sound recordist (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Doug Lussenhop .... camera operator (1 episode, 2005)
 
Series Animation Department
Jonathan Krisel .... animator (17 episodes, 2006)
Doug Lussenhop .... animator (17 episodes, 2006)
Christopher McDonnell .... animator (17 episodes, 2006)
Camellia Cox .... photoshop artist (11 episodes, 2006)
 
Series Editorial Department
Jonathan Krisel .... senior editor (1 episode, 2004)
Grady Sain .... associate editor (1 episode, 2006)
 
Series Other crew
Benjamin Berman .... key production assistant (17 episodes, 2006)
Nathan Wakefield .... production accountant (17 episodes, 2006)
Evelyn Rolon .... assistant to writer (15 episodes, 2006)
Dino Stamatopoulos .... creative consultant (14 episodes, 2004-2005)
Chris H. Berry .... intern (8 episodes, 2005)
Rick Caplan .... assistant: Mr. Odenkirk (4 episodes, 2004)

Ron Babcock .... intern (unknown episodes)
Erin Bell .... assistant production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Bill Bono .... intern (unknown episodes)
Lauren Cohen .... intern (unknown episodes)
Sandi Fredlin .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Cornell Reid Girczyc-Blum .... intern (unknown episodes)
Sarah Holzgraf .... production office coordinator (unknown episodes)
Daphne Houze .... assistant to producers (unknown episodes)
Theodore James .... intern (unknown episodes)
Peter Madamba .... script researcher (unknown episodes)
Ryan McKee .... intern (unknown episodes)
Jordan Morris .... intern (unknown episodes)
Jon Mugar .... intern (unknown episodes)
Patrick O'Riley .... intern (unknown episodes)
Gus Russell .... intern (unknown episodes)
Rob Shallenberger .... chief intern (unknown episodes)
 
Series Thanks
Michael Ian Black .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
David Cross .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Jeff Garlin .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Jeff Goldblum .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Jonathan Krisel .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Christopher McDonnell .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Bob Odenkirk .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Patton Oswalt .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Brian Posehn .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Sarah Silverman .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
Fred Willard .... special thanks (1 episode, 2005)
 

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Additional Details

Runtime:
11 min
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Certification:
Argentina:16 | Australia:MA | Canada:18+ | USA:TV-14 (some episodes) | USA:TV-MA (some episodes) | USA:TV-PG (some episodes)

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Trivia:
The show is based on a short film Tom Goes to the Mayor (2002) by Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim which appeared in independent film festivals as well as on Tim and Eric's website. Tim and Eric sent copies of the short to a few of their favorite comedians including Bob Odenkirk who liked it so much he showed it to David Cross. Cross later made a cameo in the sequel Tom Goes to the Mayor Returns (2003). Odenkirk later worked with Tim and Eric to develop the short into a series.See more »
Quotes:
[repeated line]
Tom Peters:Oh crickets.
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Soundtrack:
Bear Trap SongSee more »

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33 out of 48 people found the following review useful.
Bah!, 23 May 2005
Author: voodoomoose from Silverdale, Washington

Tom Goes to the Mayor is quite possibly one of the best shows on Adult Swim. I was pleased to see that Adult Swim had more on their mind than simply ratings. They must've noticed that their late night programming was getting stagnant and repetitive with the hours of anime, and the line up of retro animation that everyone loves to duplicate. Tom Goes to the Mayor breathes new life into Adult Swim by integrating jokes that make no sense at first, but really grow on the viewer. Unlike Super Milk Chan and Robot Chicken, TGttM does not heavily rely on simply calling someone "a dumbass" repeatedly for laughs, and it doesn't focus on sexual innuendos and testicles to get people to enjoy the show.

The low-quality animation makes the entire show seem more real, especially since it's actual people who are being photographed while making strange expressions. But what I enjoy about TGttM is that you really feel for Tom and his plight.

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