Well-known for his use the Toon Network and Nickelodeon, Murray created the favorite animated program Camp Lazlo for the previous channel as well as the series Rocko’s Contemporary Lifestyle for the last mentioned. Also a children’s article writer and illustrator, he penned the books Who Asked the Moon to Supper? as well as the Enormous Mr. Schmupsle! He started his artistic profession as a politics cartoonist and industrial developer. During his period at De Anza Community University in California, he set up his Joe Murray Studios illustration business. His debut cartoon movie, My Pet dog Zero, received students Academy Prize. He was afterwards honored two Emmy Honours for his focus on Camp Lazlo. He was raised in San Jose, California, and afterwards settled in LA. Some years following tragic suicide of his initial wife, Diane Murray, he wedded Aleide Murray. By the end of the 3rd period of Rocko’s Contemporary Life, Murray moved direction from the present to SpongeBob SquarePants originator Stephen Hillenburg.