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Jim Staahl


Jim Staahl began his professional career as a resident member of Chicago's Second City Theater and wrote for SCTV. Staahl performed and wrote for an array of Variety shows starring Steve Allen, Sid Caesar, Martin Mull, Steve Martin, and Marty Short. Jim was also a co-head writer for shows that starred John Candy, Mike Myers, Howie Mandel, Fred ... See full bio »

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Known For

Spies Like Us Bud Schnelker
(1985)
Curb Your Enthusiasm Restaurant Manager
(2002)
Bobby's World Writer
(1990-1998)

Filmography

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 2005 Trollz (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Great Race (2005) ... (written by)
  Dragon Tales (TV Series) (1 episode, 2005) (story - 4 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (writer - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2005) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2002) (written by - 1 episode, 2001)
- Just the Two of Us/Cowboy Max (2005) ... (writer)
- Moving On/Head Over Heels (2005) ... (segment "Head Over Heels")
- The Grudge Won't Budge/Putting the Fun in Fun Houses (2002) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Teasing Is Not Pleasing/Team Work (2001) ... (story) / (written by - segment "Team Work")
- The Serpent's Trail/Head Over Heels (2001) ... (story) / (teleplay)
  Gadget and the Gadgetinis (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 2003) (writer - 1 episode, 2003)
- Attack of the Killer Bees (2003) ... (writer)
- Nice Guys Are Finished (2003) ... (written by)
- Claw's Collection (2003) ... (written by)
 2003 Liberty's Kids: Est. 1776 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
  Teacher's Pet (TV Series short) (written by - 2 episodes, 2002) (writer - 1 episode, 2002)
- All About Eavesdropping (2002) ... (written by)
- Inspector Leadready II (2002) ... (written by)
- What's Sweat Got to Do with It? (2002) ... (writer)
 2001 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Ancient Evil (2001) ... (written by)
 2000 Diabolik (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (writer)
 2000 Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (Video) (screenplay) / (story)
 2000 Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (Video Game)
 1999 Sabrina, the Animated Series (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Once Upon a Whine (1999) ... (written by)
 1998-1999 Young Hercules (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Ill Wind (1999) ... (writer)
- Life for a Life (1999) ... (writer)
- Get Jason (1999) ... (writer)
- Herc's Nemesis (1998) ... (writer)
- Amazon Grace (1998) ... (writer)
  Bobby's World (TV Series short) (developed for television by - 26 episodes, 1990 - 1998) (animation teleplay - 20 episodes, 1990 - 1997) (teleplay - 9 episodes, 1994 - 1998) (developer - 8 episodes, 1990 - 1997) (developed for television - 2 episodes, 1993 - 1996)
- Blue Eggs and Bobby (1998) ... (creator) / (teleplay)
- Back to the Furniture (1998) ... (teleplay)
- It's a Generic Life (1997) ... (animation teleplay)
- Bad Manners Bobby (1997) ... (animation teleplay) / (creator)
- The Importance of Being Ernest (1996) ... (creator) / (teleplay)
 1997 The Funny Things Kids Do (TV Movie)
 1995 Here Come the Munsters (TV Movie) (written by)
  Tattooed Teenage Alien Fighters from Beverly Hills (TV Series) (created by - 40 episodes, 1994 - 1995) (written by - 4 episodes, 1994 - 1995) (creator - 3 episodes, 1994)
- It's a Gorganus Life (1995) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Psychiatrist Part 2 (1995) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Psychiatrist Part 1 (1995) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Primal Scream (1995) ... (creator)
- The Last People on Earth (1995) ... (creator)
 1993 The Beverly Hillbillies (screenplay)
 1993 Danger Theatre (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Searcher in the Mist/Sex, Lies & Decaf (1993) ... (written by - segment "Searcher in the Mist")
 1992 Howie (TV Series) (head writer - 1992)
 1992 Lightning Force (TV Series) (executive story consultant - 1 episode)
- Deadliest Game (1992) ... (executive story consultant)
 1991 Under Surveillance (screenplay) / (story)
  Married People (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 1991) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1991) (written by - 1 episode, 1990)
- The Nanny (1991) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Partners (1990) ... (written by)
 1988 110 Lombard (TV Movie) (creator) / (written by)
 1987 Charles in Charge (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Trade Off (1987) ... (written by)
 1986 Big City Comedy (Video documentary)
 1986 Sledge Hammer! (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Magnum Farce (1986) ... (written by)
- To Sledge, with Love (1986) ... (written by)
 1985 The Love Boat (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Vicki's Gentleman Caller/Partners to the End/The Perfect Arrangment (1985) ... (written by - segment "The Perfect Arrangment")
 1982 Laugh Trax (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... (writer)
- Rock Comedy (1982) ... (writer)
 1982 Twilight Theater (TV Movie)
 1981 Mork & Mindy (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- I Heard It Through the Morkvine (1981) ... (story)
 1980 Big City Comedy (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (1980)
- Episode #1.11 (1980)
- Episode #1.10 (1980)
- Episode #1.9 (1980)
- Episode #1.8 (1980)
 1980 Marie (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.2 (1980)
  SCTV (TV Series) (9 episodes, 1979) (additional material - 1 episode, 1979)
- The Best of Season 2: Part 2 (1979) ... (uncredited)
- The Best of Season 2: Part 1 (1979) ... (uncredited)
- The Flaming Turkey (1979) ... (uncredited)
- Relaxing with Raoul/Dining with LaRue (1979) ... (uncredited)
- Consumer Action Line (1979) ... (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Appeared in the Chicago-area premiere of the Michael Weller play "Moonchildren" at Academy Playhouse in Lake Forest, Illinois, in the early Seventies. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jim Staahk | Fisher and Staahl | James Staahl | Staahl

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)

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