Tom Kenny

Tom Kenny is a very popular American actor, comedian-like voice actor, as well as author. He is famous for his appearances in the Nickelodeon series of SpongeBob SquarePants, offering voices for Patchy the Pirate, Gary the Snail, and Captain Jack, the narrator.

In addition to SpongeBob, Kenny also did the voice for other roles including Winnie the Pooh’s Life Ice King of Adventure Time Rabbit, Heffer Wolfe of Rocko, and much more. If you’re curious about the work, personal life, accomplishments as well as awards, the personal wealth of this performer, then keep on reading as we’ll give you the information you’ll need below.

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Biography and Early Life

On 13 July 1962, Tom Kenny was born in East Syracuse Village in New York. He is Paul Austin Kenny’s as well as Theresa Kenny’s son. He got to know Bobcat Goldthwait, who later on went on to become his best friend. They explored their ambitions, and the starting of their monikers signalled an open-mic evening advertisement which really is a tribute to Crimmins.

Goldthwait discussed how Tom Kenny so idolized the writer, filmmaker, actor, as well as comedian Woody Allen. He also expresses Kenny’s stand-up performances and also how this is very much a style influenced by Woody Allen.

His interests, as a child, were drawing and collecting record albums in the 1960s and 1970s. He lived all of his childhood and teenage years in his birthplace and completed his education at Bishop Grimes Junior/Senior High School.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tom Kenny in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tom Kenny’s age is 59 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 13 July 1962. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


Regarding Tom Kenny’s educational history, he graduated from Bishop Grimes High School, a Catholic high school, and a famous comedian named Bobcat Goldthwait.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

It was during the 1992 series of The Edge comedy shows that he encountered Jill Talley. They collaborated on different tasks, like Mr Show and SpongeBob SquarePants. They both featured in the “Tonight, Tonight” video clip for The Smashing Pumpkins. They started dating, and after a while, they tied the knot in 1995. In 1997, Jill gave birth to a baby boy, Mack Kenny, and had a baby girl named Nora Kenny, in the year 2003. They live in California’s Studio City.

Is Tom Kenny Gay?

With regard to his sexual identity, he is straight. Currently, he is married to Jill Talley, and the couple has been blessed with two children, namely, Mack Kenny, Nora Kenny. The couple has enjoyed stability in their marriage, and there are no signs of them divorcing them anytime soon.

Professional Career

For around eight years, Tom did stand-up comedy, and he began only after he completed his college. The 1989 romantic drama film “How I Got into College,” starring Anthony Edwards, Lara Flynn Boyle and Corey Parker, is regarded as a breakthrough in television projects. The 1992 satirical drama series “The Edge” was Tom Kenny’s initial series project.

A 1992 animated fantasy entitled “Porco Rosso” started with Tom as a voice actor. “The SpongeBob SquarePants” and the action film “Hoodwinked!” are regarded to be among his most popular voice acting movies. Other films that he featured in include the “Ant Bully” as well as “Meet the Robinsons” adventure comedy films, “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” sci-fi film. Tom Kenny is the voice actor for SpongeBob SquarePants, which began in 1999.

Several individuals noticed his talent for voice acting, and Murray himself selected him to apply for different roles in Joe Murray’s multiple works. In 2009, in the Fox comedy film titled Sit Down, Shut Up, Kenny was among regular cast voices voicing the role of Muhammad Sabeeh, Fa-ach Nubar. Not only was his voice acting ability limited to films, but it became popular in commercials as well as video games. He serves as New York band’s lead vocalist known as The Tearjerker.


In the year 2010, he won the Annie Award in the category of the Best Voice Acting in Animated TV Show as well as the Daytime Emmy Awards two times for Outstanding Actor in Animated Show in 2018 and 2020. In the same show, such As the SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water, he got nominated for several other awards. He also received BTVA People’s Choice Voice Acting Awards two times.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tom Kenny in 2021

As of 2021, Tom Kenny has a net worth of $20 million as a popular and reputable comedian, voice actor and actor. This is facilitated by the enormous amount he received during his profession from his Television shows, voice acting series, as well as animated films. Kenny is often known to be diligent when it comes to his wealth while making a huge amount of money.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • His highest-grossing movie is Transformers: Dark of the Moon, which earned $1.1 billion.
  • Tom Kenny is married to Jill Talley, and they have two kids; Mack Kenny, Nora Kenny.
  • He gained his major breakthrough after voicing Heffer on the Rocko’s Life.
  • Tom Kenny and Jill Talley met while both were working on a sketch comedy show, The Edge.

One of the best voice actors of all time is Tom Kenny. In Television films and shows, he has produced over 400 credited acting performances. Tom Kenny served as the voice actor of the animated series and its movies for SpongeBob SquarePants, and so this role has been one of his most famous works of all time.


Facts of Thomas James Kenny

  • Gender Male
  • full nameThomas James Kenny
  • birthplaceSyracuse, New York, United States.
  • Date of Birth July 13, 1962
  • Age 62 years 0 months
  • Horoscope Cancer
  • Lucky Number 11
  • Lucky Stone Moonstone
  • Lucky Color Silver
  • Best Match for Marriage Taurus, Pisces, Scorpio
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionRoman Catholic
  • net worth$20 Million
  • professionVoice Artist, actor and comedian
  • weightIn Kilograms – 78 Kg, In Pounds – 171 lbs.
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
  • hair colorDark Brown (Natural)
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolBishop Grimes Junior/Senior High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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