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Doug TenNapel

Doug TenNapel writes books, makes art and created Catscratch, The Neverhood and Earthworm Jim. His work in television includes creating Earthworm Jim, Nickelodeon's Catscratch and serving as show runner for the Netflix/Dreamworks VeggieTales in the House. He made the comic Cardboard, the mysterious Mothman and created the Youtube hit Sockbaby ... See full bio »

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The Neverhood Writer
Earthworm Jim Writer
Monster Zoo Producer
Catscratch Producer


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 2017 VeggieTales in the City (TV Series short) (executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Prodigal Junior/Where's the Mayor (2017) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Water Slide/Story Time (2017) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Book Club/The Lost Dust Bunny (2017) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Priceless Sock/Jimmy Makes a Comic Book (2017) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Aprilcot/X Marks the Spot (2017) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2016 Patient Seven (segment producer: The Visitant - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2014-2016 VeggieTales in the House (TV Series short) (executive producer - 52 episodes)
- The Big Race/Yambot (2016) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Good Samaricumber/Destination: Space Station (2016) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- VeggieCards!/Grow-tato (2016) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Bob and Larry Show/Save the Cherry Cat (2016) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- The Puppy/Larry's Cousin Comes to Town (2016) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2014/I The Visitant (Short) (co-producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2007-2008 Random! Cartoons (TV Series short) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Solomon Fix (2008) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Super John Doe Junior (2007) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Squirly Town (2007) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2005-2007 Catscratch (TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
- Spindango Fundulation/Duck and Cover (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Blikmail/Love Jackal (2006) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Free Hovis/Three Against Nature (2006) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Major Pepperidge/Magic Staff (2006) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Katilda/The Secret Door (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2004 Sockbaby (Short) (producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
 2002 Push, Nevada (TV Series) (consulting producer - 7 episodes)
- ···---··· (2002) ... (consulting producer)
- Jim's Domain (2002) ... (consulting producer)
- The Letter of the Law (2002) ... (consulting producer)
- Storybook Hero (2002) ... (consulting producer)
- The Color of... (2002) ... (consulting producer)
 1995-1996 Earthworm Jim (TV Series short) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- Lounge Day's Journey Into Night (1996) ... (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
- Hyper Psy-Crow (1996) ... (executive producer)
- The Origin of Peter Puppy (1996) ... (executive producer)
- The Anti-Fish (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Queen What's Her Name (1995) ... (executive producer)
 1996 Project G.e.e.K.e.R. (TV Series) (executive producer - as Douglas TenNapel)
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Show Show Art department (5 credits)
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Other Works:

Illustrator for the Bart Simpson's Treehouse of Horror #5 story "Apu on Rigel 7". See more »

Alternate Names:

Douglas TenNapel


6' 8" (2.03 m)

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Making modern games funny would be easy as pie if it was anybody's goal to actually make a funny game.


Doug TenNapel has a collection of over twenty original animation drawings from Disney's Nine Old Men (Les Clark, Marc Davis, Ollie Johnston, Milt Kahl, Ward Kimball, Eric Larson, Wolfgang Reitherman, John Lounsbery and Frank Thomas). He collects the pencil drawings from Sleeping Beauty (1959), Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) and Peter Pan (1953) because there is a better chance that Marc ... See more »

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