Top Ten Best Cartoon Creators

The Top Ten

Stephen Hillenburg Stephen McDannell Hillenburg was an American cartoonist, animator, director, producer, writer, voice actor, and marine biologist who was best known for creating the Nickelodeon animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. He also contributed to Rocko's Modern Life as a director and producer. ...read more.

Steve Hillenburg is one of my all-time favorite cartoonists! Seth MacFarlane got nothing on Stephen Hillenburg! Thank you for SpongeBob, Mr. Hillenburg!

Stephen Hillenburg is the best creator that ever lived and no one will change that.

Creator of SpongeBob SquarePants.

BEST CARTOON CREATOR OF ALL TIME.
#HILLENBURGFOREVER

Matt Groening Matthew Abram "Matt" Groening is an American cartoonist, writer, producer, animator, and voice actor best known for creating the famous television shows, The Simpsons and Futurama.

Creator of The Simpsons and Futurama.

Should be number 1

Seth MacFarlane Seth Woodbury MacFarlane is an American television producer, filmmaker, actor, and singer, working primarily in animation and comedy, as well as live-action and other genres.

Creator of the funniest show family guy

Creator of Family Guy, American Dad, and The Cleveland Show.

very funny guy

Pendleton Ward Pendleton "Pen" Ward is an American animator, screenwriter, producer, and voice actor who works for Cartoon Network Studios and Frederator Studios. He created the Emmy Award-winning series Adventure Time and the internet series Bravest Warriors.

Creator of Adventure Time and Bravest Warriors.

Alex Hirsch Alexander Robert "Alex" Hirsch is an American animator, storyboard artist, voice actor, and television producer. He is best known as the creator of the Disney XD animated television series Gravity Falls, where he voices some of the characters.

Young genius, and voices so many different people as well! He is truly gifted. Gravity Falls is incredible!

Gravity falls is amazing!

Aah one of my favourite creators! :3

Creator of Gravity Falls.

J.G. Quintel James Garland "J. G." Quintel is an American animator, television writer, voice actor, and director. He is the creator of the hit Cartoon Network series Regular Show, in which he also voices the characters Mordecai and High Five Ghost.

Alex hirsch deserves to be number 2 while J.G Quintel diserves number 3.Regular show was an absolute master piece

Creator of Regular Show.

Regular Show rocks!

Rebecca Sugar Rebecca Rea Sugar is a Jewish American animator, composer and director. She is best known for creating the Cartoon Network series Steven Universe, which has made her the first woman to independently create a series for the network.

Rebecca Sugar helped writing intense and serious lines in Adventure Time. And now, she created her own show, Steven Universe!
Her show interacts perfectly with characters, and has a theme with a deep depth.

She made Steven Universe, a great show

She created my second favourite show!

Craig McCracken Craig McCracken is an American animator, director and producer. He is best known for creating the Emmy-winning animated series The Powerpuff Girls and Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends for Cartoon Network, as well as writing and storyboarding for Oscar's Oasis and Dexter's Laboratory in Kids' WB. ...read more.

Creator of The Powerpuff Girls and Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends.

Daron Nefcy

Created Star Vs the Force of Evil

Thurop Van Orman

Creator of The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack.

The Contenders

Dan Povenmire Daniel Kingsley "Dan" Povenmire is an American television director, writer, producer, storyboard artist, and voice actor associated with several animated television series, best known as the co-creator of the Disney animated series Phineas and Ferb in which he also voiced the show's villain, Heinz Doofenshmirtz. ...read more.

Co-Creator of Phineas & Ferb.

Jeff Marsh
Butch Hartman Elmer Earl Hartman IV, better known as Butch Hartman, is an American animator, writer, director, producer, illustrator and actor, best known for creating the Nickelodeon shows The Fairly OddParents, Danny Phantom, T.U.F.F. Puppy, and Bunsen Is a Beast.

Butch Hartman has created 4 shows and is till continuing to develop more shows for his own network the shears effort that goes behind this is insane.

This guy's just awesome. Without his cartoons, Nick would have been quite... empty

Creator of Danny Phantom, Fairly Odd Parents, Tuff Puppy and Benson is a beast

Genndy Tartakovsky Genndy Tartakovsky is a Russian American animator, director, writer and producer. He is best known for creating the Cartoon Network animated television series Dexter's Laboratory, Samurai Jack and Star Wars: Clone Wars, and co-creating Sym-Bionic Titan. In 2011, Tartakovsky joined Sony Pictures Animation, ...read more.

Creator of Dexter's Laboratory, Samurai Jack, and Star Wars: Clone Wars. Not to mention he co-created Sym-Bionic Titan.

Definitely one of the most serious cartoonists of all time

What is wrong with this list?
HOW IS TARTAKOVSKY ONLY 10?!

Creator Of Dexter's Laboratory, Samurai Jack, The Original Clone Wars, Sym-Biotic Titan, And The Hotel Transylvania Franchise

Ben Bocquelet Benjamin "Ben" Bocquelet is a French-British animator, director, writer, and producer. He is best known as the creator of The Amazing World of Gumball of which he also co-writes alongside James Lamont and Jon Foster.

Creator of my favorite show.

He should ne higher in top

This man is so underrated and unpopular,i wish he had more attention... :(

Creator of The Amazing World of Gumball.

Tex Avery
Rob Renzetti Robert Renzetti is an American animator and director who created the animated television series My Life as a Teenage Robot for Nickelodeon, and directed Dexter's Laboratory, The Powerpuff Girls, and Samurai Jack for Cartoon Network.
William Hanna
Joseph Barbera
Trey Parker Randolph Severn "Trey" Parker III is an American animator, director, producer, screenwriter, actor, and composer.

The almost entire South Park series, written and directed all by himself, one episode per week. The fact that he's not above even Seth McFarlane (who does absolutely nothing on Family Guy aside from the voices) means this list is BS.

Lauren Faust Lauren Johanna Faust is an American animator, screenwriter, director, and producer, best known for developing Hasbro's animated television series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, as well as working frequently with her husband Craig McCracken.

Created My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

Craig Bartlett Craig Michael Bartlett is an American animator best known for writing for Rugrats and creating the television series Hey Arnold! and Dinosaur Train. He also voiced various recurring characters in Hey Arnold!

Creater of Hey Arnold! (and the Cynthia doll from Rugrats, lol)

Justin Roiland
Bob Clampett Robert Emerson "Bob" Clampett was an American animator, producer, director, and puppeteer best known for his work on the Looney Tunes animated series from Warner Bros., and the television shows Time for Beany and Beany and Cecil.
Danny Antonucci Daniel Edward "Danny" Antonucci is a Canadian animator, director, producer, and writer. He is known for creating the Cartoon Network animated comedy series Ed, Edd n Eddy. He also created Lupo the Butcher, Cartoon Sushi, and The Brothers Grunt.

Sadly, he also made The Brothers Grunt, the show that is childishly gross and something Nickelodeon could get away with. Viacom in a nutshell.

Creator of Ed, Edd n Eddy.

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