Trey Parker

Actor + Writer and Director
Born Oct 19, 1969

Trey Parker is an American actor, voice artist, animator, screenwriter, director, producer and musician, best known for being the co-creator of South Park along with his creative partner and best friend Matt Stone. Parker started his film career in 1992, making a holiday short titled Jesus vs. Frosty. His first success came from Cannibal! The Musical. From there he made another short titled Jesus vs.… Read More

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1969 Birth Born on October 19, 1969.


1988 18 Years Old Following his graduation from high school in 1988, Parker spent a semester at Berklee College of Music before transferring to the University of Colorado at Boulder. … Read More


1992 22 Years Old In 1992, Parker, Stone, McHugh, and Ian Hardin founded a production company named the Avenging Conscience, named after the D.W. Griffith film by the same name, which was actively disliked by the group. … Read More
1998 28 Years Old Parker and Stone signed a deal with Comedy Central in April 1998 that contracted the duo to producing South Park episodes until 1999, gave them a slice of the lucrative spinoff merchandising the show generated within its first year, as well as an unspecified seven-figure cash bonus to bring the show to the big screen, in theaters. … Read More
1999 29 Years Old South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut opened in cinemas in June 1999 and received critical acclaim, grossing $83 million at the box office. … Read More


2000 30 Years Old In 2000, Parker and Stone began plotting a television sitcom starring the winner of the 2000 Presidential election. … Read More
2001 31 Years Old Although That's My Bush!, which ran between April–May 2001, received a fair amount of publicity and critical notice, according to Stone and Parker, the cost per episode was too high, "about $1 million an episode." … Read More
2006 36 Years Old In 2006, Parker married Emma Sugiyama. The officiant was 1970s sitcom producer Norman Lear. That marriage ended in 2008.
2009 39 Years Old In 2009, Parker began a relationship with Boogie Tillmon.


…  In 2013, he and Stone established their own production studio, Important Studios. … Read More
2014 44 Years Old …  Parker and Stone had little to do the development of video games based on the series that were released at this time, but took full creative control of South Park: The Stick of Truth, a 2014 video game based on the series that received positive reviews. … Read More
2016 46 Years Old On April 13, 2016, Universal Pictures announced that Trey Parker would be voicing the villain Balthazar Bratt in Despicable Me 3, set to be released in June 2017, making for Parker's first voice role not scripted out by either himself or Matt Stone.
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