Home / Biography / Dan Povenmire

Dan Povenmire

Biography

Emmy Award-nominated tone of voice actor and maker from the Phineas and Ferb animated series. He voiced Heinz Doofenshmirtz, the series’ villain. He began a favorite comic remove in the campus newspapers while learning film in the University or college of Southern California. He done many other cartoon series, including Hey Arnold!, The Simpsons, Rocko’s Contemporary Existence, and SpongeBob SquarePants. He produced Phineas with Jeff “Swampy” Marsh. He was raised in Mobile phone, Alabama, where he spent lots of time outside making films. He received an Annie Honor in 2005 for his are a movie director on Family Man, which was produced by Seth MacFarlane.

Quick Facts


Date Of Birth September 18, 1963
Place Of Birth San Diego, CA
Profession TV Producer
Education University of South Alabama, University of Southern California
Nationality American
Spouse Clarissa Povenmire
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in An Animated Program
Nominations Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Music And Lyrics, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Theme Music, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Short-format Animation, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Class Animated Program, PGA Television Producer of the Year Award - Outstanding Children’s Program, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Original Song – Main Title and Promo
Movies Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension, Hare and Loathing in Las Vegas, Museum Scream, Psycho Cop 2, Going Overboard, Pest of the West
TV Shows Phineas and Ferb, Milo Murphy's Law, Take Two with Phineas and Ferb
Star Sign Virgo

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

#Fact
1It took 16 years of Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh and he pitching the show, Phineas and Ferb (2007), to everyone before Disney put the show on the air.
2Has a younger sister.
3Dan was a student at USC where he wrote and drew a cartoon for The Daily Trojan called Life is a Fish.


Art Department

Art Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Milo Murphy's Law2016TV Series storyboarded by - 1 episode
Phineas and Ferb2010TV Series storyboard artist - 1 episode
Family GuyTV Series storyboard supervisor - 3 episodes, 2006 storyboard artist - 1 episode, 2006
Family Guy2006Video Game artist
Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story2005Video storyboard artist
SpongeBob SquarePantsTV Series storyboard director - 4 episodes, 2001 - 2004 assistant storyboard artist - 2 episodes, 2000 - 2002
Hare and Loathing in Las Vegas2004Short storyboard artist
The SimpsonsTV Series storyboard artist - 3 episodes, 1993 - 2002 storyboard - 1 episode, 1994
The Cartoon Cartoon Show2002TV Series animation layout - 1 episode
Constant Payne2001TV Short storyboard revisionist
CatDog1998-1999TV Series storyboard director - 3 episodes
Hey Arnold!1996-1999TV Series storyboard director - 6 episodes
Rocko's Modern LifeTV Series storyboard artist - 16 episodes, 1993 - 1996 assistant storyboard artist - 7 episodes, 1994 - 1996
The Ren & Stimpy Show1995TV Series additional storyboard artist - 1 episode
Earthworm Jim1995TV Series storyboard artist - 5 episodes
Darkstalkers1995TV Series storyboard artist - 2 episodes
Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesTV Series storyboard artist - 59 episodes, 1990 - 1991 storyboard conforming - 20 episodes, 1991
The Dark Backward1991storyboard artist
James Bond Jr.TV Series storyboard artist - 65 episodes, 1991 storyboard conforming - 65 episodes, 1991
Never on Tuesday1989storyboard artist

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Milo Murphy's Law2016TV SeriesVinnie Dakota / Additional Voices
Ty the Pie Guy2015TV SeriesHarry Huckleberry
Phineas and Ferb2007-2015TV SeriesDr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz Dr. Heinz Doofenschmirtz Darthenshmirtz ...
Shark Tank2013TV SeriesDr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz
Disney Game On2013TV Series
Take Two with Phineas and Ferb2011TV SeriesDr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension2011TV MovieDr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz Doof-2 Additional Voices (voice)
SpongeBob SquarePants2002TV SeriesRunning Man on TV
Road Lawyers and Other Briefs1990Man in Heaven (segment "Escape From Heaven")
Going Overboard1989Yellow Teeth

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Milo Murphy's LawTV Series created by - 5 episodes, 2016 creator - 1 episode, 2016 story by - 1 episode, 2016 written by - 1 episode, 2016
Disney Infinity 3.02015Video Game characters: Phineas Flynn, Agent P
Phineas and FerbTV Series creator - 100 episodes, 2007 - 2014 story - 15 episodes, 2007 - 2011 written by - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2008 story: clip sequence - 1 episode, 2012
Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes2014Video Game characters: Phineas Flynn, Agent P
Disney Infinity2013Video Game characters: Phineas Flynn, Agent P
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension2011TV Movie written by
Hare and Loathing in Las Vegas2004Short
Museum Scream2003Short writer
SpongeBob SquarePants2001-2002TV Series written by - 3 episodes
Rocko's Modern Life1993-1996TV Series additional writing - 22 episodes
Psycho Cop Returns1993writer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Scooby-Doo2018executive producer pre-production
Milo Murphy's Law2016TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Phineas and Ferb2007-2014TV Series executive producer - 121 episodes
Take Two with Phineas and Ferb2010-2011TV Series executive producer - 17 episodes
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension2011TV Movie executive producer

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Animal Crackers2017songwriter post-production
Phineas and FerbTV Series main title theme by - 78 episodes, 2007 - 2013 composer - 7 episodes, 2007 - 2010 christmas main title thems by - 1 episode, 2009

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Milo Murphy's Law2016TV Series 1 episode
Phineas and Ferb2007-2014TV Series 52 episodes
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension2011TV Movie
Family Guy2000-2007TV Series 13 episodes
My Generation G... G... Gap2004Short
Museum Scream2003Short
Hey Arnold!1996-1998TV Series 13 episodes
Rocko's Modern Life1996TV Series 2 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Milo Murphy's Law2016TV Series writer - 1 episode
Phineas and FerbTV Series writer - 29 episodes, 2007 - 2015 performer - 24 episodes, 2008 - 2015 lyrics - 1 episode, 2009 music - 1 episode, 2009
Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension2011TV Movie performer: "Brand New Best Friend", "Takin' Care of Things", "Kick It Up A Notch", "Robot Riot" uncredited / writer: "Everything's Better with Perry", "Brand New Best Friend", "Summer Where Do We Begin?", "Brand New Reality", "Takin' Care of Things", "Kick It Up A Notch"
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series2011TV Series writer - 1 episode
Family Guy2007TV Series writer - 1 episode
Rocko's Modern LifeTV Series lyrics - 4 episodes, 1993 - 1996 music - 4 episodes, 1993 - 1996 writer - 1 episode, 1994

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The SimpsonsTV Series character layout artist - 16 episodes, 1992 - 1996 storyboard artist - 4 episodes, 1993 - 2002 storyboard revisionist - 1 episode, 2002
Earthworm Jim1995TV Series storyboard artist - 1 episode
ABC Weekend Specials1994TV Series logo animator - 1 episode
The Critic1994TV Series character layout artist - 1 episode
The Dark Backward1991animator
Far Out Man1990animator
Going Overboard1989animator

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rocko's Modern Life1994-1996TV Series assistant director - 17 episodes

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Phineas and FerbTV Series director - 1 episode, 2012 sequence director - 1 episode, 2011
Family GuyTV Series song sequence supervisor - 2 episodes, 2006 Song Sequence Staged by - 1 episode, 2005 song provided courtesy of - 1 episode, 2005
Cock-a-Doodle-Duel2004Short the room
Rocko's Modern Life1996TV Series additional writing - 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
TV's Funniest Animated Stars: A Paley Center for Media Special2015TV Movie documentary Special Thanks: to all those who gave of their time and talent for this special
Homo Erectus2007the producers wish to thank

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
TV's Funniest Animated Stars: A Paley Center for Media Special2015TV Movie documentaryHimself - Co-Creator of Phenias and Ferb
Phineas and Ferb2012-2014TV SeriesHimself / Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz / Gunka-lunk / ...
I Know That Voice2013DocumentaryHimself
Piper's QUICK Picks2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Disney 3652010TV Series documentaryHimself
2010 Britannia Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
2010 Britannia Awards: Red Carpet2010TV SpecialHimself
Piper's Picks TV2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
A Director's Life: Debunking the Myth2006Video shortHimself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortPhineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)
2012BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortPhineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)· Vincent Martella
· Thomas Brodie-Sangster
· Ashley Tisdale
· Dee Bradley Baker
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
· Alyson Stoner
· Maulik Pancholy
· Bobby Gaylor
· Mitchel Musso
2010Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Writing in AnimationPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Antoine Guilbaud (writer)
· Kim Roberson (writer)
· Bobby Gaylor (writer)
1996EMA AwardEnvironmental Media Awards, USAChildren's Animated Television ProgramRocko's Modern Life (1993)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2017AnnieAnnie AwardsOutstanding Achievement in Storyboarding in an Animated TV/Broadcast ProductionMilo Murphy's Law (2016)· Kyle Menke
2016Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Animated ProgramPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (executive producer)
· Robert Hughes (producer/directed by)
· Danielle Vetere (story by)
· Scott D. Peterson (story by)
· Jim Bernstein (story by)
· Martin Olson (story by)
· Aliki Theofilopoulos (written by)
· Bernie Petterson (written by)
· Calvin Suggs (written by)
· John Mathot (written by)
· Joshua Pruett (written by)
· Kaz (written by)
· Kim Roberson (written by)
· Michael Diederich (written by)
· Sue Perrotto (directed by)
· Russell Calabrese (assistant director)
· Derek Lee Thompson (assistant director)
2015Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class Animated ProgramPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (executive producer)
· Robert Hughes (producer)
· Natasha Kopp (line producer)
2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Short-Format Animated ProgramPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (executive producer)
· Robert Hughes (producer)
· Martin Olson (story by)
· Antoine Guilbaud (written by)
· Kaz (written by)
· Sue Perrotto (director)
· Derek Lee Thompson (assistant director)
· Barbara Dourmashkin (timing director)
· Terry Lennon (timing director)
2013BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role - Comedy/MusicalPhineas and Ferb (2007)
2013PGA AwardPGA AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
· Natasha Kopp
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Voice-Over PerformancePhineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)
2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Short-Format Animated ProgramPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (executive producer)
· Martin Olson (story by)
· Bernie Petterson (written by)
· Michael Diederich (written by)
· Jay Lender (director)
· Sue Perrotto (assistant director)
· Herb Moore (supervising timing director)
· Barbara Dourmashkin (timing director)
· Eddy Houchins (timing director)
· Mitch Rochon (timing director)
· Theresa Wiseman (timing director)
2012BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortPhineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)
2012BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortPhineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension (2011)· Vincent Martella
· Thomas Brodie-Sangster
· Ashley Tisdale
· Dee Bradley Baker
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
· Alyson Stoner
· Maulik Pancholy
· Bobby Gaylor
· Mitchel Musso
2012OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Voice-Over PerformancePhineas and Ferb (2007)
2010Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Original Song - Children's and AnimationPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Martin Olson
· Danny Jacob
· Robert Hughes
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
· Aliki Theofilopoulos
2009Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Special Class - Short-Format Animated ProgramsPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (co-executive producer)
· Jon Colton Barry (written by/story by)
· Michael Diederich (written by)
· Martin Olson (story by)
· Zac Moncrief (director)
· Robert Hughes (animation director)
· Herb Moore (timing director)
· Frank Weiss (timing director)
2008Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Original Music and LyricsPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Danny Jacob (music by)
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (written by)
· Robert Hughes (written by)
· Martin Olson (written by)
2008Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Original Main Title Theme MusicPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (main title theme by)
· Michael Hirano Culross (main title theme by)
· Carl Hill Williams (main title theme by)
· Michael Walker (main title theme by)
2008BAFTA Children's AwardBAFTA AwardsBest InternationalPhineas and Ferb (2007)· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh
2006Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Animated Program (For Programming Less Than One Hour)Family Guy (1999)· Seth MacFarlane (executive producer)
· David A. Goodman (executive producer)
· Chris Sheridan (executive producer)
· Danny Smith (co-executive producer)
· Michael Rowe (supervising producer)
· Kara Vallow (producer)
· Shannon Smith (animation producer)
· Alec Sulkin (written by)
· Wellesley Wild (written by)
· Peter Shin (supervising director)
· Chris Robertson (assistant director)
· Andi Klein (timing supervisor)
2006AnnieAnnie AwardsBest Directing in an Animated Television ProductionFamily Guy (1999)
2000Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Animated Program (For Programming One Hour or Less)Family Guy (1999)· Seth MacFarlane (executive producer)
· David Zuckerman (executive producer)
· Craig Hoffman (co-executive producer)
· Daniel Palladino (co-executive producer)
· Danny Smith (co-executive producer)
· Billiam Coronel
· Matt Weitzman
· Mike Barker
· Sherry Gunther
· Gary Janetti (writer)
· Pete Michels (supervising director)
· Peter Shin (supervising director)
1995CableACECableACE AwardsAnimated Programming Special or SeriesRocko's Modern Life (1993)· Vanessa Coffey (executive producer)
· Mary Harrington (executive producer)
· Linda Simensky (supervising producer)
· Joe Murray (producer/director/writer)
· Timothy Björklund (director/writer)
· Roger Chiasson (director/writer)
· Stephen Hillenburg (director/writer)
· Mr. Lawrence (director/writer)
· Jeff 'Swampy' Marsh (director/writer)
· Vince Calandra (writer)
· Ron Hauge (writer)
· Nick Jennings (writer)
· George Maestri (writer)
· Robert Scull (writer)
· Jeff Myers (writer)
· Mark O'Hare (writer)
· Martin Olson (writer)


Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!

Check Also

John Christopher

Given birth to Sam Youd and better known by his pencil name John Christopher, this …