Matt Groening Net Worth

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Matt Groening Net Worth
Net Worth:
$500 Million
Date of Birth
February 15, 1954
Place of Birth
Portland
Profession
Cartoonist, Film Producer, Television Producer, Screenwriter, Voice Actor, Animator, Author, Musician

Matt Groening is an American animator and creator of The Simpsons whose net worth is $500 million.

When Groening first moved to LA from Portland he worked a series crappy day jobs. He poured all of his frustration from these jobs into a self-published animated book called "Life in Hell". The comic strip grew a following and even managed to catch the eye of Hollywood heavy weight James L Brooks. Brooks invited Groening to bring his "Life in Hell" characters to the small screen for "Tracey Ullman Show", fearing that he would have to give up ownership to the comic he instead thought of another idea in the lobby of Brooks' office. That idea was "The Simpsons". The idea was simple: The life of the Simpson family, Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, and Maggie as we watch the trials and tribulation of their family dysfunction. Groening named the characters after members of his own family. Brooks loved the idea and the shorts became a hit on the Tracey Ullman Show.

The Simpsons was a massive hit and went on to became it's own prime time television show that has aired over 490 episodes in 23 seasons. Groening also created the show Futurama which aired 101 episodes over 6 seasons.

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Matt Groening

Matt Groening

Matthew Abram "Matt" Groening is an American cartoonist, screenwriter, producer, animator, author, musician, comedian, and voice actor. He is the creator of the comic strip Life in Hell as well as two successful television series, The Simpsons and Futurama. Groening made his...
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Date of Birth
  • February 15, 1954
Nicknames
  • Matthew Abram Groening
  • Groening, Matt
  • The Rock Bottom Remainders
  • Bat Groening
  • Mad Groening
  • Malevolent Matt Groening
  • Rat Groening
  • Matt ''Scary Nickname'' Groening
  • Bat Groin Injury
  • Matt 'El Monstro' Groening
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  • United States of America
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  • United States of America
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