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Jon Colton Barry is a staff writer and storyboard artist for the series. Along with Dan Povenmire, Swampy Marsh and Martin Olson, he is also one of the show's main songwriters. Jon is the writer of such fan favorites as "The Monster of Phineas-n-Ferbenstein", "The Chronicles of Meap" and "Phineas and Ferb Christmas Vacation!" He is also the author of the Phineas and Ferb book, My Funny Valentine.[1]

Episodes he wrote (story)

He was also the co-writer for Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Across the 2nd Dimension and wrote additional material for "Der Kinderlumper".[2]

Episodes he wrote and storyboarded

He is also one of the co-writers of Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe.

Background Information

  • He is sometimes credited as "Jon Barry".
  • Son of famed songwriter Jeff Barry, composer of such well-known songs as "Leader of the Pack", "Chapel of Love", "Sugar Sugar", "Movin' On Up" (theme song from The Jeffersons), and countless others.[3]


Year Award Category Episodes Result
2009 Primetime Emmy Award Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format Animated Programs "The Monster of Phineas-n-Ferbenstein" Nominated
2011 Annie Award Writing in a Television Production "Nerds of a Feather" Nominated


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