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Jordan McLaughlin is a writer, director, illustrator, animator, and comic artist residing somewhere in the sewers of Silverlake, Los Angeles.


He hails from Charlotte, North Carolina, home of banks and yuppies. Half Italian-American on his mom's side, half Southern Hippie on his dad's.

A 2019 graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston Salem, home of cigarettes and donuts.


Calexico, Southern Culture on the Skids, Tom Kenny & The Hi-Seas, Illuminati Hotties, Sloppy Jane, The Growlers, Fenne Lily, Less Than Jake, Jess Carson of Midland, Katy Kirby, Pom Pom Squad, A Giant Dog, 95 Bulls, Baby FuzZ

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Fav directors:

Jim Jarmusch, Terry Gilliam, Wong Kar-Wai, Hayao Miyazaki, Richard Linklater, Gregg Araki, Agnes Varda, Robert Altman, Wim Wenders, David Lynch, John Carpenter, Ana Lily Amirpour, Sean Baker, David Robert Mitchell, Noah Bambauch, The Safdie Brothers, Harmony Korine, Sam Raimi, Roger Corman

Fav films:

Princess Mononoke, The Big Lebowski, It's A Wonderful Life, Return of the Living Dead, Dazed and Confused, Mystery Train, Fallen Angels, Wings of Desire, Short Cuts, Ruby in Paradise, Girlfriends, After Hours, Smithereens, Vagabond, Repo Man, Kiki's Delivery Service, Mad Max: Fury Road, City of God, Night Tide, Go, Manny & Lo, King Kong (1976), Five Easy Pieces, Evil Dead II, Joe's Apartment, 

Fav tv shows:

Daria, That 70s' Show, Freaks and Geeks, Mission Hill, MTV's Downtown, Twin Peaks, Charmed, Liquid Television, Hey Arnold!, Gilmore Girls, Shameless, Community, Gravity Falls, Space Ghost Coast to Coast

Fav music:

Elliott Smith, Mazzy Star, The Misfits, Weyes Blood, Phoebe Bridgers, Tom Waits, The Magnetic Fields, Alex G, Pinegrove, Patsy Cline, Ween, Marty Robbins, Erykah Badu, King Krule, The Growlers, Viagra Boys

Fav jelly:


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