Best known as the creator of the TV series ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’, Mike Judge is an actor, producer, director, writer, musician, and animator. He has co-created many television series like ‘Silicon Valley’, ‘King of the Hill’, and ‘The Goode Family’. He has also directed popular movies like ‘Extract’, ‘Beavis and the Butt-Head Do America’, and ‘Office Space’. Now let’s have a closer look at the net worth of Mike Judge in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Michael Craig Judge was born in October 1962 in Guayaquil, Ecuador. His parents were Margaret Yvonne and William James Judge. His mother was a librarian and his father was an archaeologist. During the time of his birth, his father was working for a non-profit organization in Ecuador. He grew up in New Mexico’s Albuquerque.
Judge was a very brilliant student. He went to St. Pius X High School. After completing his high school, he went to the University of California, San Diego and earned his B.Sc. degree in physics. A year later, he decided to move to Silicon Valley and begin his career.
In 1989, Mike Judge got married to Francesca Morocco. They have two daughters named Julia and Lily. However, the couple called it off later. In 2012, he was in a relationship with Cherie Thibodeaux, who is an actress. They split up after dating for two years. He has also got a son named Charles Judge born from Katrina Holden Bronson. Mike can fluently speak Spanish and is very good friends with Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
Career, Award & Nominations
In Silicon Valley, Mike Judge joined a startup video card company called ‘Parallax Graphics’. Following this, he was a member of the band of Anson Funderburgh. In 1991, he became the actor, writer, producer, and director of the film ‘The Honky Problem’.
The following year, he acted, wrote, produced, and directed the movies ‘Peace, Love and Understanding’ and ‘Frog Baseball’. In the 1990s, he voiced in movies like ‘Airheads’, ‘The Head’ and ‘Beavis and the Butt-Head’. His other credits from both television and films include ‘Office Space’, ‘King of the Hill’, ‘Saturday Night Live’, and ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’.
In 2001, Judge was seen in the film ‘Spy Kids’. He then voiced in the 2006 film called ‘Aqua Teen Hunger Force’. His other film and television credits are ‘Family Guy’, ‘The Cleveland Show’, ‘Extract’, ‘The Goode Family’, ‘Idiocracy’, ‘Frasier’, ‘South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut’.
In 1999, he won the Primetime Emmys for ‘King of the Hill’. He has also won many awards like Annie Award, Prism Award, Windsor McCay Award, SXSW Audience Award, AFI Award, Critics’ Choice TV Award, Satellite Award, and Animation Writers Caucus Writing Award. He has received a number of other nominations. He has been the executive producer and director of ‘Silicon Valley’ since 2014. In 2017, he narrated, produced and directed ‘Mike Judge Presents: Tales from the Tour Bus’.
Net Worth & Earnings
What could be the net worth of a man who has acted, produced, and directed a number of television shows? He has also successfully done films. Over the course of his career, he has been able to make a net worth of over $80 million. He is a very talented person who was the writer of ‘Action Point’ in 2018. He is all set to appear in the movie ‘The Front Runner’ as Jim Savage.
Mike Judge has been conferred with popular awards. He is a versatile actor who has given the world many popular television series and movies. Right from acting to writing, this person has got a number of fans across the world. He has created many shows and has been performing since 1983.