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Matthew Faughnan

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Matthew Faughnan
Crew Information
Male ♂
Job: Character layout artist
Assistant director
Storyboard artist
Birth date: February 26, 1975 (1975-02-26) (age 49)
Number of episodes: 96
Seasons active: Season 9 - Present
First episode: "The Last Temptation of Krust"
Most recent episode: "Murder, She Boat"
Movie: The Simpsons Movie

Matthew "Matt" C. Faughnan (born February 26, 1975) is an American animator and director for The Simpsons. He currently serves as a director, assistant director and storyboard artist and previously served as a character layout artist.


Award Year Episode Result
Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement for Storyboarding in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production 2014[1] N/A Nominated
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program 2003[2] "Three Gays of the Condo" Won
2007[3] "The Haw-Hawed Couple" Nominated
2009[4] "Gone Maggie Gone"
2015[5] "Treehouse of Horror XXV"
2021[6] "The Dad-Feelings Limited"
2022[7] "Pixelated and Afraid"


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