J. Elvis Weinstein

Biography: Aside from being the President of Stinkburger Inc., J. Elvis Weinstein has been a comedy writer, producer, and performer since 1987.

10 Things J. Elvis Weinstein Has Done (in no particular order) 1. In 1988 (at the age of 17) he was one of the founding writers/performers of Mystery Science Theater 3000. He was the original operator/voice of both "Tom Servo" and "Gypsy" as well as Mad Scientist "Dr. Lawrence Erhardt." 2. Performed over a thousand shows as a stand-up comic. 3. Was a writer and producer on the critically acclaimed, ratings challenged NBC Dramedy FREAKS AND GEEKS. 4. Was the Head Writer for NBC'S late night show LATER WITH GREG KINNEAR. 5. Was the Head Writer of AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS on ABC with hosts Daisy Fuentes and John Fugelsang (the post Bob Saget years.) 6. Changed his professional name from Josh Weinstein to J. Elvis Weinstein in 1993 to avoid confusion with another writer named Josh Weinstein (The Simpsons, Mission Hill).
Aside from being the President of Stinkburger Inc., J. Elvis Weinstein has been a comedy writer, producer, and performer since 1987.

10 Things J. Elvis Weinstein Has Done (in no particular order)

1. In 1988 (at the age of 17) he was one of the founding writers/performers of Mystery Science Theater 3000. He was the original operator/voice of both "Tom Servo" and "Gypsy" as well as Mad Scientist "Dr. Lawrence Erhardt."

2. Performed over a thousand shows as a stand-up comic.

3. Was a writer and producer on the critically acclaimed, ratings challenged NBC Dramedy FREAKS AND GEEKS.

4. Was the Head Writer for NBC'S late night show LATER WITH GREG KINNEAR.

5. Was the Head Writer of AMERICA'S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS on ABC with hosts Daisy Fuentes and John Fugelsang (the post Bob Saget years.)

6. Changed his professional name from Josh Weinstein to J. Elvis Weinstein in 1993 to avoid confusion with another writer named Josh Weinstein (The Simpsons, Mission Hill).

7. Co-Created the show Fast Food Films for FX.

8. Written material for Garry Shandling, Dennis Miller, Roseanne, Louie Anderson and others.

9. Was a writer and producer on the UPN sit-com MALCOLM AND EDDIE.

10 Created Stinkburger.com. (You're soaking in it).
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J. Elvis Weinstein's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 88
Highest Metascore: 88 Freaks and Geeks: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 88 Freaks and Geeks: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 14 Sep 28, 2003 Writer 5.0
tbd America's Funniest Home Videos: Season 13 Sep 27, 2002 Writer 5.0
88 Freaks and Geeks: Season 1 Sep 25, 1999 Writer 8.7
tbd Malcolm & Eddie: Season 1 Aug 26, 1996 Writer / Producer tbd
tbd Mystery Science Theater 3000: Season 1 Nov 19, 1989 Tom Servo, Dr. Laurence Erhardt, & Gypsy / Writer 9.6