Earl Kress (1951–2011)


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Earl Kress was born on August 22, 1951. He was a writer, known for Pinky and the Brain (1995), The Fox and the Hound (1981) and Animaniacs (1993). He was previously married to Denise. He died on September 19, 2011 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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(1996-1998)
(1981)
Animaniacs Writer
(1993-1996)

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 2012 Captain Jake and the Never Land Pirates (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Hook's Hookity-Hook!/Hooked Together! (2012) ... (story - segment "Hooked Together!")
 2012 Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and His Merry Mouse (Video) (screenplay) / (story)
 2011 Winx Club (TV Series) (screenplay - 26 episodes)
- Finding Your Way (2011) ... (screenplay)
- Beyond the Magic Dimension (2011) ... (screenplay)
- The Museum of Magic (2011) ... (screenplay)
- The Final Battle (2011) ... (screenplay)
- Wizard's Anger (2011) ... (screenplay)
 2011 Special Agent Oso (TV Series) (1 episode)
- License to Cheer Up/You Only Vote Once (2011) ... (segment "You Only Vote Once")
 2010 Tom and Jerry Meet Sherlock Holmes (Video) (written by)
 2009 Geronimo Stilton (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2008 Random! Cartoons (TV Series short) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hornswiggle (2008) ... (writer)
  Tom and Jerry Tales (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 2007) (story - 2 episodes, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2006)
- Destruction Junction/Battle of the Power Tools/Jackhammered Cat (2007) ... (written by - segment "Jackhammered Cat")
- Tin Cat of Tomorrow/Beefcake Tom/Tom Cat, Supersta (2007) ... (written by - segment "Tin Cat of Tomorrow")
- Cat Nebula/Martian Mice/Spaced Out Cat (2006) ... (story - segment "Cat Nebula")
- Fire Breathing Tom Cat/Medieval Menace/The Itch (2006) ... (story - segment "Fire Breathing Tom Cat") / (teleplay - segment "Fire Breathing Tom Cat")
 2006 The X's (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- To Err Is Truman/No More Mrs. Nice X (2006) ... (written by - segment "To Err Is Truman")
 2005 Monster Allergy (TV Series) (2006)
 2005 Krypto the Superdog (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Now You See Him.../Bones of Contention (2005) ... (segment "Now You See Him...")
 2005 Brandy & Mr. Whiskers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- One of a Kind (2005) ... (writer)
 2004-2005 Dave the Barbarian (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Lederhosen of Doom/Floral Derangement (2005) ... (segment "Floral Derangement")
- The Princess and the Peabrain/Horders and Sorcery (2004) ... (segment "The Princess and the Peabrain")
 2003 Kim Possible (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Golden Years (2003) ... (writer)
 2000 Little Go Beep (Short) (written by)
 1999 Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish (Video) (written by)
 1999 Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain (TV Series short) (1 episode)
- Hooray for Meat (1999)
  Pinky and the Brain (TV Series short) (staff writer - 28 episodes, 1997 - 1998) (written by - 11 episodes, 1996 - 1998) (story by - 1 episode, 1998)
- A Legendary Tail/Project BRAIN (1998) ... (written by - segment "The Legendary Tail")
- To Russia with Lab Mice/Hickory Dickory Bonk (1998) ... (written by - segments "Hickory Dickory Bonk", "To Russia with Lab Mice")
- Whatever Happened to Baby Brain/Just Say Narf (1998) ... (staff writer)
- Dangerous Brains (1998) ... (staff writer)
 1996 Road Rovers (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- The Dog Who Knew Too Much (1996) ... (written by)
- Storm from the Pacific (1996) ... (written by)
  Animaniacs (TV Series short) (written by - 6 episodes, 1993 - 1996) (story by - 2 episodes, 1993) (adapted by - 1 episode, 1993)
- Jokahontas/Boids on the Hood/Mighty Wakko at the Bat (1996) ... (written by - segment "Jokahontas")
- This Pun for Hire/Star Truck/Go Fish/Multiplication (1995) ... (written by - segment "Star Truck")
- Super Strong Warner Siblings/Nutcracker Slappy/Wakko's New Gookie/A Quake, a Quake! (1995) ... (written by - segment "Nutcracker Slappy")
- Oh, Oh, Ethel/Meet John Brain/Smell Ya Later/Spike (1994) ... (written by - segment "Smell Ya Later")
- Drive-Insane/Girlfeathers/I'm Cute (1994) ... (written by - segment "Drive-Insane")
 1993 Taz-Mania (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Home Despair/Take All of Me (1993) ... (written by - segment "Take All of Me")
  The Addams Family (TV Series short) (story - 3 episodes, 1992) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1992)
- Little Big Thing/Little Bad Riding Hood/Metamorphosister (1992) ... (story - segment "Little Big Thing") / (teleplay - segment "Little Big Thing")
- Itt's Over (1992) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Girlfriendstein/Pugsley by the Numbers/Beware of Thing (1992) ... (story - segment "Girlfriendstein") / (teleplay - segment "Girlfriendstein")
  Yo Yogi! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 1991) (written by - 1 episode, 1991)
- Mall or Nothing (1991) ... (written by)
- Grindhog Day (1991) ... (writer)
- The Big Snoop (1991) ... (writer)
 1991 Mother Goose and Grimm (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Hero Worship/Search for Soap (1991) ... (written by - segment "Search for Soap")
 1990-1991 Tiny Toon Adventures (TV Series short) (written by - 7 episodes)
- Going Places (1991) ... (written by - segment "When You're Hot...")
- Brave Tales of Real Rabbits (1991) ... (written by - segment "Day for Knight")
- Son of the Wacko World of Sports (1991) ... (written by - segment "Acme Acres Summer Olympics")
- Who Bopped Bugs Bunny? (1990) ... (written by)
- Strange Tales of Weird Science (1990) ... (written by - segment "Pit Bullied")
 1990 Wake, Rattle & Roll (TV Series) ("Fender Bender 500" segments - 1990)
 1990 Midnight Patrol: Adventures in the Dream Zone (TV Series) (teleplay by - 1 episode)
- Night of the Bedbugs (1990) ... (teleplay by)
 1988 The New Yogi Bear Show (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- The Not So Great Escape (1988) ... (written by)
- Unbearable (1988) ... (written by)
- Balloonatics (1988) ... (written by)
- Slippery Smith (1988) ... (written by)
- Bearly Sick (1988) ... (written by)
  The Smurfs (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode, 1988) (story - 1 episode, 1988) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1988)
- Pappy's Puppy/Shutterbug Smurfs (1988) ... (written by - segment "Pappy's Puppy")
- Long Live Brainy (1988) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  Yogi's Treasure Hunt (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes, 1986 - 1988) (story - 4 episodes, 1985 - 1986) (story by - 1 episode, 1985)
- Secret Agent Bear (1988) ... (written by)
- Yogi Bear on the Air (1988) ... (written by)
- Snow White and the Seven Treasure Hunters (1987) ... (written by)
- There's no Place Like Nome (1986) ... (story)
- 20,000 Leaks Under the Sea (1986) ... (written by)
  Pound Puppies (TV Series) (7 episodes, 1987) (written by - 5 episodes, 1986 - 1987)
- Bright Lights, Bright Eyes/Dog and Caterpillar (1987) ... (segment "Dog and Caterpillar")
- Where's the Fire?/The Wonderful World of Whopper (1987) ... (segment "The Wonderful World of Whopper")
- Snow Puppies/Nose Marie Day (1987) ... (segment "Snow Puppies")
- Little Big Dog/The Bright Eyes Mob (1987) ... (segment "Little Big Dog")
- The Invisible Friend/Kid in the Doghouse (1987) ... (segment "Kid in the Doghouse")
 1987 DuckTales (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Horse Scents (1987) ... (writer)
 1986 The New Leave It to Beaver (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- Bad Poetry (1986) ... (story by)
 1986 Ghostbusters (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Father Knows Beast (1986) ... (writer)
 1986 Ewoks (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Just My Luck/Bringing Up Norky (1986) ... (written by - segment "Bringing Up Norky")
 1985-1986 The Berenstain Bears (TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes)
- Get in a Fight (1986) ... (teleplay - 1985)
- To the Rescue (1985) ... (teleplay)
 1984-1986 The Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 7 episodes)
- B.O.T. (1986) ... (writer)
- Hoist Goes Hollywood (1985) ... (writer)
- Make Tracks (1985) ... (writer)
- Desertion of the Dinobots: Part 2 (1985) ... (writer)
- Desertion of the Dinobots: Part 1 (1985) ... (writer)
 1982 The Little Rascals (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- Rascals' Revenge (1982) ... (story)
 1981 Space Stars (TV Series) (story - 1981)
 1981 The Fox and the Hound (story)
 1975 The Oddball Couple (TV Series)
 1972 Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (TV Series) (1980)
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Provided audio commentaries on "Tom and Jerry - The Spotlight Collection Vol. 2" DVD released in 2005.

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Denise  (his death)

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