Mark Sean O'Hare|
July 18, 1968
San Pedro, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||California Institute of the Arts|
|Occupation||Storyboard artist, writer, and director|
|Known for||Rocko's Modern Life, SpongeBob SquarePants, Camp Lazlo|
O'Hare is well known for his work on animated television shows as a writer and storyboard artist for Rocko's Modern Life, SpongeBob SquarePants, Dexter's Laboratory, The Powerpuff Girls, Hey Arnold!, The Angry Beavers, The Mighty B! and Chowder. He performed storyboard work on The Ren and Stimpy Show. Throughout the run of the series, O'Hare served as the creative director and supervising producer on Camp Lazlo. He's currently a storyboard artist at Illumination Entertainment.
Although accepted into the aeronautical engineering program at Purdue University, O'Hare shifted focus after his sophomore year to study graphic design, later getting acceptance into the character animation program at California Institute of the Arts.
O'Hare has been nominated four times for an Emmy from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and won his first Emmy in 2007 for "Outstanding Animated Program" on Camp Lazlo and his second in 2008.
|1993–1996||Rocko's Modern Life||director/storyboard artist/writer|
|1995||The Ren & Stimpy Show||storyboard artist|
|1996; 1998||Hey Arnold!||storyboard artist and director|
|1997||The Angry Beavers||storyboard artist|
|Life with Louie||storyboard artist|
|1997; 2003||Dexter's Laboratory||storyboard artist/writer|
|1999–2004||SpongeBob SquarePants||writer/storyboard artist/storyboard director/character layout artist|
|2002||Jeffrey Cat: Claw and Order||creator/character designer/writer/executive producer (pilot)|
|2003–2004||The Powerpuff Girls||storyboard artist/writer/story|
|2005–2008||Camp Lazlo||writer/storyboard artist/storyboard director/creative director/supervising producer/director|
|2007||Shorty McShorts||storyboard artist ("Mascot Prep" short)|
|2008–2009||The Mighty B!||storyboard director|
|2010||Adventure Time||storyboard revisionist|
|1992||Cool World||character designer|
|2004||Shrek 2||story artist|
|Shark Tale||additional storyboard artist|
|2010||Despicable Me||storyboard artist|
|2012||The Lorax||storyboard artist|
|2013||Despicable Me 2||story artist|
|2015||Minions||additional story artist|