In addition to voicing the lead role of “SpongeBob” in the Nickelodeon’s hit animated series “SpongeBob SquarePants,” Tom Kenny is also familiar to Nick viewers as the voices of “Dog” on “CatDog” and Heffer on “Rocko’s Modern Life.” His additional television voice work includes “Lumpus the Moose” on “Camp Lazlow” and “Eduardo” on “Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends.” He has also been a regular cast member on the animated series “Super Robot Monkey Team,” “My Gym Partner is a Monkey,” “Handy Manny,” “Futurama,” “Dexter’s Laboratory,” “Johnny Bravo” and “Powerpuff Girls.”
His voice talents can also be heard on “Adventuretime” for Cartoon Network, the new educational series for PBS, “Wordgirl” and he also voices the villain Zilius Zoxx on Warner Brothers’ upcoming “Green Lantern” animated series, produced by the illustrious Bruce Timm. Tom is also a cast member on “Ultimate Spiderman” for Disney XD, “Hugglemonsters” for Disney Jr., and “Brickelberry,” the animated series for Comedy Central.
Tom’s voice talents can also be heard in feature films as various robots in “Transformers-Revenge of the Fallen,” and as Rabbit in “Winnie the Pooh.”
Kenny was a regular cast member of HBO’s critically acclaimed sketch program “Mr. Show with Bob and David” and appeared as the office loser “Persky” on “Just Shoot Me.” He has also guest-starred on “The Drew Carey Show,” “Brotherly Love” and “Unhappily Ever After.” Kenny creeped out audiences as the evil “Binky the Clown” in the cult film “Shakes the Clown” and starred with his wife (Jill Talley) in the Smashing Pumpkins’ award-winning video for their song “Tonight, Tonight.”
In addition to his voice work, Tom has appeared on such television shows as “Premium Blend,” “Comic Strip Live,” “The Late Show with David Letterman,” “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” and “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.”
An aficionado of old blues, jazz, country and rockabilly music, Kenny occasionally moonlights with his band, performing songs from his extremely obscure record collection. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife Jill, son McKinley and daughter Nora.
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