Mike Judge

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Michael Craig Judge
  • Birth Place: Guayaquil, Ecuador
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/17/1962, Libra
  • Profession: Animator; director; writer; voice actor
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Mike Judge Fast Facts:
  • Born in Ecuador, where his father, an archaeologist, worked at the time; his family eventually settled in Albuquerque, NM.
  • Worked as an electrical engineer after college, but after a few years quit the profession to become a full-time musician.
  • Inspired by the cartoons he saw at a 1990 Dallas animation festival to make his own.
  • MTV hired him to create the series Beavis and Butt-Head after seeing his fourth animated effort, "Frog Baseball."  
  • Modeled the voices of Beavis and Butt-Head after Mick Jagger and Keith Richards.
  • King of the Hill is partly based on his experiences living in a Dallas suburb after college.
  • Likes to surf.
  • Mike Judge Relationships:
  • Katrina Holden Bronson - Significant Other
  • Jim Judge - Father
  • Margaret Blue - Mother
  • Julia Evelyn Judge - Daughter
  • Charles Judge - Son
  • Lily Marie Judge - Daughter
  • Jay Judge - Brother
  • Francesca Morocco - Ex-wife
  • Mike Judge Awards:
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Winner
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for programming one hour or less) - Nominee
  • 2001 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2002 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • 2014 Emmy: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 2008 Emmy: Outstanding Animated Program (for Programming Less Than One Hour) - Nominee
  • College:
  • University of California, San Diego, CA (BS in Physics, 1985)

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