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Stephen Hillenburg

“I always pushed back on doing long-form. I imagined SpongeBob as being simple and I wanted to concentrate on character humor. I never really wanted to deliberately try to write a half-hour show. I wrote the shows to where they felt right.”

Director

Screenwriter

Producer

Executive Producer

  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water

    The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water