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Don Payne

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Don Payne
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Crew Information
Male ♂
Job: Writer
Birth date: May 5, 1964
Death date: March 26, 2013 (aged 48)
Number of episodes: 299
Seasons active: Season 11 - 25
First episode: "Treehouse of Horror X"
Most recent episode: "The Man Who Came to Be Dinner"
Album: The Simpsons: Testify

William Donald "Don" Payne (May 5, 1964 – March 26, 2013) was an American film and television producer and writer. He served as a writer, consulting producer, co-executive producer, supervising producer, and producer for The Simpsons.


Award Year Episode Result
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program 2000[1] "Behind the Laughter" Won
2001[2] "HOMЯ"
2002[3] "She of Little Faith" Nominated
2003[4] "Three Gays of the Condo" Won
2004[5] "The Way We Weren't" Nominated
2005[6] "Future-Drama"
2006[7] "The Seemingly Never-Ending Story" Won
2007[8] "The Haw-Hawed Couple" Nominated
Writers Guild of America Award for Television: Animation 2003[9] "The Bart Wants What It Wants" Nominated
2005[10] "Fraudcast News"
2006[11] "Thank God It's Doomsday"
2007[12] "Simpsons Christmas Stories"
2010[13] "Take My Life, Please"


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