Merriwether Williams is an American writer and story editor on the animated series The Angry Beavers.


After leaving the executive ranks at Nickelodeon, she wrote outlines for SpongeBob SquarePants[1][2][3] and a couple episodes of The Angry Beavers. In 2003, she developed and became the show-runner and head writer of the short-lived Showtime animated sitcom Free For All. In 2005, she became the head of story for Camp Lazlo at Cartoon Network.

More recently, Williams has written several episodes for Adventure Time, Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, and Pig Goat Banana Cricket. She has also written an episode for Johnny Test and Pound Puppies. She is currently writing on Billy Dilley's Super-Duper Subterranean Summer.[4][5]

She has also co-written the films Good Time Max, The Ape, and Fool's Gold with actor James Franco.

Episodes written


  1. "Writer Appreciation Day 2: Merriwether Williams". The Round Stable. August 15, 2012.
  2. Banks 2004, p. 10
  3. Drymon, Derek (2010). "The Oral History of SpongeBob SquarePants". Hogan's Alley #17. Bull Moose Publishing Corporation.
  4. "Billy Dilley's Super Duper Subterranean Summer" News & Discussion Thread.
  5. Aaron Springer and Merriwether Williams are working on something new for Disney!.

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