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Biography #2Mike Mitchell co-wrote, produced and directed the short film, Herd, which was the winner of the Spirit of Slamdance Award at this year's Slamdance Festival. Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo marks his feature film directorial debut.
An accomplished illustrator, his prior credits include story and story board work on Antz, James and the Giant Peach and the soon to be released Monkey Bone. He is also known for his work on the animated series Ren & Stimpy.
A native of Oklahoma, Mitchell came to Los Angeles to attend CalArts. He has worked in development at many of the top studios, including Disney, DreamWorks, MTV/Nickelodeon, Universal and Sony. He also worked with Sid and Marty Kroft and Hanna Barbera as a writer, puppeteer and a storyboard artist.