Butch Hartman Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anusuya Mukherjee
Jan 30, 2024 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on Aug 30, 2022
Burt Hartman worked for Nickelodeon for almost two decades.
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About Butch Hartman

Butch Hartman's full name is Elmer Earl Butch Hartman IV.

Butch Hartman is multitalented and is an American animator, voice actor, executive producer, director, and writer by profession. He also has a YouTube channel that has more than 500 videos.

Recently in 2018, Butch made it to the headlines when he announced that he was no longer part of the Nickelodeon family through a YouTube video. Hartman was working with Nickelodeon since 1997 and news of his separation came as a shock to all. However, much to his fans' relief, Butch Hartman reunited with the channel to bring a new show called 'The Fairly Odd Parents: Fairly Odder'. The show went on air on March 31, 2022.

Before joining his full-time job, Butch Hartman worked as an in-between animation intern on a film called 'An American Tail' when he was still studying at California Institute. He was interning under famous American director Donald Bluth for that film. Hartman was hired shortly after graduating as a character designer and storyboard artist even when he had no knowledge about storyboards. As expected, the job didn't last very long.

Butch Hartman worked in Ruby-Spears, an American entertainment production company. Here he worked on shows like 'Its Punky Brewster'. After gaining experience there, Hartman joined Hanna-Barbera in the '90s. He was appointed as a model department artist. Eventually, he started working on many Cartoon Network shows as a director, storyboard artist, and author. Some of these shows were 'Johnny Bravo', 'Cow And Chicken' and 'I Am Weasel'.

Butch's association with Nickelodeon brought heaps of success to him. His series 'Fairly Odd Parents' is Nickelodeon's second longest-running show only preceded by the show 'Spongebob'. Butch's last show with Nickelodeon was 'Bunsen Is A Beast' which got telecasted for almost one year. It started in January 2017 and went off air next year in February 2018.

Butch is a motivational speaker, animator, and teacher at Butch Hartman’s Art Academy now and even hosts his own website.

Butch Hartman Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Butch Hartman’s net worth?

Butch Hartman has a great net worth. His net worth is $60 million as of now in August 2022.

How much does Butch Hartman earn per year?

Butch has a respectable net worth and we can easily judge that he earns well from his net worth. He earns mostly through his shows and YouTube channels. The amount of money Butch Hartman makes annually is not known as of 2022.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How Tall is Butch Hartman?

Butch Hartman has an attractive appearance and stands at a height of 5 ft 6 in (172 cm).

How old is Butch Hartman?

Butch celebrates his birthday in the month of January every year. He was born on January 10, 1965. Butch Hartman is 57 years old in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Butch Hartman was born in 1965 in Highland Park, Michigan. Butch's father's name was Elmer Earl Hartman III and his mother's name was Carol Davis. After spending the early years of his life in Roseville, Michigan, Hartman moved to New Baltimore, Michigan. Most of Butch's teenage life was spent there. Butch used to live with his three younger brothers and his parents. Butch studied at Anchor Bay High School in New Baltimore and after that got enrolled in California Institute of the Arts in Valencia situated in California, USA.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Butch Hartman’s Spouse?

Butch Hartman tied the knot with his girlfriend Julieann in 1992. He has two daughters with her and lives happily with them. His one daughter's name is Carly Hartman and another one has the name, Sophia Hartman. Butch, his wife, and his daughters live together at their house in Bell Canyon, California, USA as of 2022.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Butch Hartman has a great reputation in the entertainment industry. We cannot think about our favorite cartoons without him. He is well known for Cartoon Network shows like 'Johnny Bravo' and 'Dexter's Laboratory'. Children even today love these shows. Butch Hartman most appreciated works are 'Fairly Odd Parents', 'Danny Phantom', 'TUFF Puppy', 'Bunsen is a Beast' and 'The Noog Network'. Butch's show 'Fairly Odd Parents' started just as a part of the anthology show 'Oh Yeah! Cartoons' in 1997 became a huge success. In 2006, it was decided that the series would end but looking at the huge success, Butch announced that 20 more episodes will be made. Later six seasons were made and all of them received the audience's love. The series's sixth season was released in 2008. This time it started in a unique and different way. The sixth season began with a special segment 'Fairly Odd Baby'. It was a one-hour-long segment. Butch was part of animated films such as 'Annabelle's Wish', 'A Fairly Odd Christmas' and 'A Fairly Odd Summer' too. More recently Butch's latest animated series, 'HobbyKids Adventures' got released. This series was produced by PocketWatch, Inc., and was telecasted on YouTube.

Charity Work

Butch Hartman and his wife Julieann have together built a non-profit organization Hartman House that works for the welfare of underprivileged people in developing countries and poverty-stricken areas of the USA.

What awards has Butch Hartman won?

Butch Hartman most of his awards for his single venture 'Fairly Odd Parents'. Most prominent among these was his nomination for Primetime Emmy Awards. He has been the recipient of four BMI Film and Tv awards until now.

Butch Hartman’s Hobbies and Interests

Hartman has a keen interest in all kinds of creative stuff.

Other Interesting Butch Hartman Facts And Trivia

  • Hartman's first name is Elmer and not Butch. Butch was a nickname given to him by his parents when he was a young boy but he loved it a lot and decided to keep it as his first name.
  • Butch Hartman was part of one of Disney's animated films 'Pocahontas' when he was almost a beginner.
  • Hartman's most famous series 'Fairly Odd Parents' is produced by Hartman himself. The series is going on for 16 years and since then Hartman has been producing it.
  • The president of Nickelodeon himself asked Hartman to create another show like 'Fairly Odd Parents'. Butch had an idea already. This idea became Butch's other popular show 'Danny Phantom'.
  • The character Elmer Hartman in the popular show 'Family Guy' was inspired and named after Butch Hartman.
  • Butch Hartman is the host of a podcast that he launched on his own YouTube channel (the YouTube channel has around 800000 subscribers as of 2022) in 2017. The name of this podcast is 'Speech Bubble'. He takes up topics related to pop culture, animations, cartoons, and more. Several voice actors like Tara Strong, Rob Paulsen, and Grey Griffin have become part of podcasts as guests.
  • Butch Hartman's nationality is American. He has spent all his life in the USA and continues to live in the USA only with his family.
  • Butch is the founder of a production company Billionfold Inc. and his most acclaimed work 'Danny Phantom' was produced by it. He still uses this company to produce his standalone projects.
  • Butch Hartman has lived an exceptional professional life as a voice actor, animator, producer, and more!

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Butch Hartman Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Elmer Earl Butch Hartman IV

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Director, Producer, Animator, Voice artist


California Institute of the Arts

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Julieann Hartman


Elmer Earl Hartman III, Carol Davis
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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

With a wealth of international experience spanning Europe, Africa, North America, and the Middle East, Anusuya brings a unique perspective to her work as a Content Assistant and Content Updating Coordinator. She holds a law degree from India and has practiced law in India and Kuwait. Anusuya is a fan of rap music and enjoys a good cup of coffee in her free time. Currently, she is working on her novel, "Mr. Ivory Merchant".

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