John A. Davis is an animation filmmaker and co-creator of Jimmy Neutron.

He originally came up with the idea during the '80s and wrote it down under the title Runaway Rocketboy (which later became the series pilot) which he later found sometime during the 9'90 while moving out of his old house. He later presented his character (at that time named Johnny Quasar) to SIGGRAPH where he met Steve Oedekerk and Keith Alcorn

In 2001 he wrote and directed Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius which later spun-off to a television series called The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron.

Davis resigned from production of Jimmy Neutron in January 2003 to work on The Ant Bully. He gave his position away as Executive in charge of production to Steve Oedekerk.

He also wrote an directed Santa vs. the Snowman.

He was co-founder and owner of DNA Productions which closed in 2006.




  • Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
  • The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron (2002-2006)
  • Planet Sheen (2010-2013)


  • Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
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