Matt Stone

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Matthew Richard Stone
  • Birth Place: Houston, TX
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/26/1971, Gemini
  • Profession: Animator; producer; screenwriter; actor
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Matt Stone Fast Facts:
  • Met collaborator Trey Parker while both were undergrads at the University of Colorado.
  • Made his feature debut, as both an actor and producer, with the gory comedy Cannibal! The Musical (1993), which Parker wrote and directed.
  • Along with Parker, co-created The Spirit of Christmas (1995), which was originally commissioned by a TV executive as a video greeting card, and went on to spawn South Park.
  • Named the parents of South Park character Kyle, whom he voices, after his mother and father, Sheila and Gerald.
  • Discussed growing up in Littleton, CO, in Michael Moore's 2002 documentary Bowling for Columbine.
  • When awarding Parker and Stone a 2005 Peabody Award, judges cited South Park's "undeniably fearless lampooning of all that is self-important and hypocritical in American life."
  • Collaborated with Avenue Q composer Robert Lopez on the 2011 Broadway musical The Book of Mormon.
  • Matt Stone Relationships:
  • Randy Stone - Father
  • Rachel Stone - Sister
  • Sheila Stone - Mother
  • Matt Stone Awards:
  • 2000 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Nominee
  • 2005 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Winner
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2006 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2007 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Winner
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or more) - Winner
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Winner
  • 2011 Grammy: Best Musical Theater Album - Winner
  • 2011 Tony: Book of a Musical - Winner
  • 2011 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program - Nominee
  • 2011 Tony: Original Score (Music and/or Lyrics) Written for the Theatre - Winner
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program - Winner
  • 2014 Olivier Awards: Outstanding Achievement in Music - Nominee
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program - Nominee
  • College:
  • University of Colorado, Boulder, CO (1994)

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