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Mo Willems

Mo Willems was born on February 11, 1968 in Des Plaines, Illinois, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Sheep in the Big City (2000), Sesame Street (1969) and Codename: Kids Next Door (2002). He has been married to Cheryl Willems since September 27, 1997. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

(2000-2002)
Sesame Street Writer
(1995-2008)
(2002-2005)
KaBlam! Writer
(1996-1997)

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  Unlimited Squirrels (TV Series) (filming)
 2022 Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Underground Rock Experience (TV Special short) (based on the book) / (written by)
 2020 Don't Let The Pigeon Do Storytime (TV Special) (written by)
 2019 The Pigeon Has to Go to School! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2018 Nanette's Baguette (Video short) (from the book by)
 2015 Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs (Video short) (from the book by)
 2015 That Is Not a Good Idea! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2014 The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? (Video short) (from the book by)
 2014 PogieJoe (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode)
 2013 Hooray for Amanda and Her Alligator! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2012 Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Division (Video short) (from the book by)
 2011 Don't Let the Pigeon Stay Up Late! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2011 Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn't Know She Was Extinct (Video short) (from the book by)
 2010 Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed (Video short) (from the book by)
 2010 The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2009 Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! (Video short) (from the book by)
 2009 Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity (Video short) (from the book by)
 2007 Leonardo, the Terrible Monster (Video short) (from the book by)
 2006 Codename: Kids Next Door - Operation Z.E.R.O. (TV Movie) (screenplay) / (story)
 2006 Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale (Video short) (from the book by)
  Codename: Kids Next Door (TV Series) (head writer - 53 episodes, 2002 - 2005) (writer - 4 episodes, 2003 - 2005) (written by - 2 episodes, 2003 - 2004)
- Operation N.A.U.G.H.T.Y. (2005) ... (writer)
- Operation E.L.E.C.T.I.O.N.S. (2005) ... (head writer)
- Operation D.O.D.G.E.B.A.L.L./Operation F.E.R.A.L. (2005) ... (head writer) / (writer)
- Operation L.O.V.E./Operation C.O.U.C.H. (2005) ... (head writer)
 2004 LazyTown (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Happy Brush Day (2004) ... (written by)
 2003 Cartoon Network Speedway (Video Game) (characters and works of Sheep in the Big City by)
  Sheep in the Big City (TV Series) (creator - 30 episodes, 2000 - 2002) (writer - 11 episodes, 2000 - 2002) (head writer - 5 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (story - 2 episodes, 2002) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2002)
- Ewe Only Live Twice! (2002) ... (creator) / (story)
- Baa-hind the Scenes (2002) ... (creator)
- Here Goes Mutton (2002) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- Oh, the Ewemanity (2002) ... (creator)
- An Officer and a Gentlelamb (2002) ... (creator)
 2002 Play with Me Sesame (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Let's Do the Opposites! (2002) ... (segment "writer")
  Sesame Street (TV Series) (11 episodes, 1995 - 2001) (writer - 4 episodes, 1995 - 2002)
- 3981: Fire at Hooper's Store (2002) ... (writer)
- Hurricane: Part 2 (2001) ... (segment "Elmo's World")
- Episode #31.1 (2000) ... (writer)
 2001 Sesame Street: Kids' Favorite Songs 2 (Video) (series writer)
 2000 Elmo's World: Singing, Drawing & More! (Video) (segment "Drawing")
 2000 What a Cartoon! (TV Series short) (1 episode)
 1999 An Off-Beats Valentine's (TV Movie) (creator) / (writer)
  KaBlam! (TV Series) (3 episodes, 1997) (creator - 6 episodes, 1996 - 1997) (writer - 4 episodes, 1996 - 1997) (head writer - 1 episode, 1997)
- Harold's Glow-in-the-Dark Brand Butter (1997) ... (segment "The Off-Beats")
- Art+Science=Fun (1997) ... (creator - segment "The Off-Beats") / (head writer - segment "The Off-Beats")
- Won't Crack or Peel (1997) ... (segment "The Off-Beats")
- I Just Don't Get It! (1997) ... (segment "The Off-Beats")
- E Pluribus Kablam (1997) ... (creator - segment "The Off-Beats") / (writer)
 1996 Big Bag (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Apple Corps (1996) ... (written by)
 1993 Iddy Biddy Beat Boy (Short) (written by)
 1992 The Man Who Yelled (Short) (written by)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote introduction for "The Complete Peanuts: 1969 to 1970" by Charles M. Schulz. Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books. ISBN 1560978279

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Spouse:

Cheryl Willems  (1 child)

Children:

Trix Willems

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