Mike Reiss


Mike Reiss has won four Emmys and a Peabody Award during his twenty-eight years writing for The Simpsons. He ran the show in Season 4, which Entertainment Weekly called "the greatest season of the greatest show in history." In 2006, Reiss received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Animation Writers Caucus. Reiss has written jokes for such comedy legends as Johnny Carson, Joan Rivers, Garry Shandling...and Pope Francis! For his comedic contributions to the charitable group Joke with the Pope, in 2015 Pope Francis declared Reiss "A Missionary of Joy."


The Boy Who Wouldn't Share

Mike Reiss and David Catrow


Late for School

Mike Reiss and Michael Austin


Santa's Eleven Months Off

Mike Reiss and Michael G Montgomery


How Murray Saved Christmas

Mike Reiss and David Catrow