Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
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Erik Wiese (pronounced Wise/Vice), (born January 24, 1974; age 48) is a former SpongeBob SquarePants crew member. He worked on the show from seasons 1-5. He temporarily returned in season 9 as a storyboard artist on the episode "Kenny the Cat."


Erik Wiese is a writer and storyboard artist who has worked on the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants for six seasons, beginning with his character development and design for the pilot, "Help Wanted."

Erik Wiese also served as a storyboard supervisor in The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.



One instance where Erik Wiese's surname is misspelled as Erik Weise

  • His surname was commonly misspelled with the "I" and "E" swapped, (thus reading 'Erik Weise') throughout the entire series.
  • He has been commonly credited as Erik C. Wiese throughout the later seasons.