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John Payson

John Payson is a director and writer, known for Joe's Apartment (1996), Joe's Apt. (1992) and Liquid Television (1991). See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Joe's Apartment Director
Joe's Apt. Director
Just Say Julie Animation Department


Hide Hide Show Show Director (5 credits)
 2001 Icky Flix (The Residents) (Video)
 1999 The PJs (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1997 Arli$$ (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Salary Cap This! (1997)
 1992 Joe's Apt. (TV Short)
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 1996 Joe's Apartment (screenplay) / (short film)
 1992 Joe's Apt. (TV Short)
 1991 Liquid Television (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... (segment "Psycho-Gram")
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 1991 Slow Bob in the Lower Dimensions (TV Short) (producer)
 1991 Liquid Television (TV Series) (producer)
 1988 Remote Control (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Salute to Heavy Metal (1988) ... (producer: opening segment)
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 1991 Liquid Television (TV Series) (creative supervisor - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... (creative supervisor: MTV)
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... (creative supervisor: MTV)
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... (creative supervisor: MTV)
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 1993 Pool Days (Short) (musician: drums: Hundred Pound Head - all music written and performed by - as Stefan Inserloth and John Payson)
 1988 Remote Control (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Salute to Heavy Metal (1988) ... (composer: theme music)
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 1989 Just Say Julie (TV Series) (animator)
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 1996 Joe's Apartment (writer: "Joe's Apartment Theme", "Garbage in the Moonlight", "Cat Rodeo", "Funky Towel", "Sewer Surfin'", "Hold My Feeler", "De La F.U.N.K.Y. Towel")
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 1987 Noel: Silent Morning (Video short) (special thanks)
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 2011 Unique Sweets (TV Series)
Himself - Owner, The Chocolate Room
- Chocolate (2011) ... Himself - Owner, The Chocolate Room
 1995 The Anti Gravity Room (TV Series)
- Critters ... Himself

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Alternate Names:

Stefan Inserloth and John Payson

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