Obituaries Mike Mendel, Rick and Morty Producer Hasd. Friends and families are paying tributes on social media to Mike Mendel, , line producer and four time Emmy winner on ‘Rick and Morty’ and ‘The Simpsons who just passed away..Mike Mendel, a prolific producer whose work included The Simpsons and Rick and Morty, has reportedly passed away at the age of . According to his biography on Fadango.com, Mendel got his start working as a summertime studio assistant on the soap operas All My Children and Loving..View the profiles of professionals named “Mike Mendel” on LinkedIn. There are professionals named “Mike Mendel”, who use LinkedIn to exchange information, ideas, and opportunities..Joel Michael Mendel was an American television producer. He was a four time Emmy Award winner for his work on The Simpsons and Rick and Morty. Career. Mendel first worked in television as a production assistant on All My Children and .