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'''Sam Johnson''' is a television screenwriter, comic writer and an additional voice actor (including [[Mr. Herrera]]) on several episodes of ''[[Beavis and Butt-head (TV series)|Beavis and Butt-head]]''). With [[Chris Marcil], he wrote the Daria episodes [[College Bored]], [[The Big House]], [[The New Kid]], [[Depth Takes a Holiday]], and [[Speedtrapped]], as well as the pilot, [[Sealed with a Kick]]. In an interview, Glenn Eichler [https://web.archive.org/web/20160805230844/http://www.the-wildone.com/dvdaria/glenninterviewsfull.html says he believed] they named Quinn, Jake, and Helen.  
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'''Sam Johnson''' is a television screenwriter, comic writer and an additional voice actor (including [[Mr. Herrera]]) on several episodes of ''[[Beavis and Butt-head (TV series)|Beavis and Butt-head]]''). With [[Chris Marcil]], he wrote the Daria episodes [[College Bored]], [[The Big House]], [[The New Kid]], [[Depth Takes a Holiday]], and [[Speedtrapped]], as well as the pilot, [[Sealed with a Kick]]. In an interview, Glenn Eichler [https://web.archive.org/web/20160805230844/http://www.the-wildone.com/dvdaria/glenninterviewsfull.html says he believed] they named Quinn, Jake, and Helen.  
  
 
Johnson and Marcil also wrote for ''Beavis and Butt-head'' and issues of [[Beavis and Butt-head (comics)|the spin-off comic]], many featuring Daria - [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 6|#6]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 8|#8]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 10|#10]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 12|#12]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 21|#21]], and [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 27|#27]]. On the parent show, they suggested a character that would evolve into [[Todd Ianuzzi]] and also contributed the term "assmunch" (which MTV initially forced Mike Judge to change it to "buttmunch").
 
Johnson and Marcil also wrote for ''Beavis and Butt-head'' and issues of [[Beavis and Butt-head (comics)|the spin-off comic]], many featuring Daria - [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 6|#6]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 8|#8]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 10|#10]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 12|#12]], [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 21|#21]], and [[Beavis and Butt-head issue 27|#27]]. On the parent show, they suggested a character that would evolve into [[Todd Ianuzzi]] and also contributed the term "assmunch" (which MTV initially forced Mike Judge to change it to "buttmunch").
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Johnson and Marcil's contract with MTV expired by the time ''Daria'' aired and they moved out to Los Angeles to work on sitcoms ("where the money was", [https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2016/10/youre-standing-on-my-neck-the-life-and-death-of-th.html Marcil told Paste]), which is why they didn't take a larger role in the show. He has since worked on ''NewsRadio'', ''Frasier'', and ''How I Met Your Mother''
  
 
[[Sam Griffin]] is named after him.
 
[[Sam Griffin]] is named after him.
  
He has since worked on NewsRadio, Frasier, and How I Met Your Mother.
 
  
 
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Latest revision as of 13:06, 25 April 2018

Sam Johnson is a television screenwriter, comic writer and an additional voice actor (including Mr. Herrera) on several episodes of Beavis and Butt-head). With Chris Marcil, he wrote the Daria episodes College Bored, The Big House, The New Kid, Depth Takes a Holiday, and Speedtrapped, as well as the pilot, Sealed with a Kick. In an interview, Glenn Eichler says he believed they named Quinn, Jake, and Helen.

Johnson and Marcil also wrote for Beavis and Butt-head and issues of the spin-off comic, many featuring Daria - #6, #8, #10, #12, #21, and #27. On the parent show, they suggested a character that would evolve into Todd Ianuzzi and also contributed the term "assmunch" (which MTV initially forced Mike Judge to change it to "buttmunch").

Johnson and Marcil's contract with MTV expired by the time Daria aired and they moved out to Los Angeles to work on sitcoms ("where the money was", Marcil told Paste), which is why they didn't take a larger role in the show. He has since worked on NewsRadio, Frasier, and How I Met Your Mother

Sam Griffin is named after him.


External Links[edit]

Sam Johnson at IMDb