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Tom Kenny
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Born
Thomas James Kenny

July 13, 1962 (1962-07-13) (age 58)
Education Bishop Grimes High School
Occupation Actor, voice actor, comedian, singer, writer, musician
Years active 1984–present
Known for SpongeBob in SpongeBob SquarePants
Spouse(s)
Jill Talley (m. 1995)
Children Mack Kenny
Nora Kenny
Parent(s) Paul Austin Kenny
Theresa Bridget Donigan

Thomas James "Tom" Kenny (born July 13, 1962) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, singer, writer, and musician. He is mostly known for being the voice of SpongeBob SquarePants in SpongeBob SquarePants. He has also did the voice of The Ice King in Adventure Time, The Mayor in The Powerpuff Girls, Wheelie in The Transformers Movie Series, and Scout Master Lumpus in Camp Lazlo.

Kenny was born on July 13, 1962 in Syracuse, New York. He studied at the Bishop Grimes High School. Kenny has been currently married to Jill Talley since 1995. They have two children.

Filmography

  • How I Got into College (1989)
  • Shakes the Clown (1992)
  • Plughead Rewired: Circuitry Man II (1994)
  • Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
  • Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001)
  • Scooby-Doo and the Legend of the Vampire (2002)
  • The Powerpuff Girls Movie (2002)
  • Adam Sandler's Eight Crazy Nights (2002)
  • Run Ronnie Run (2002)
  • Windy City Heat (2003)
  • My Life with Morrissey (2003)
  • The Animatrix (2003)
  • Scary Movie 3 (2003)
  • The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (2004)
  • Comic Book: The Movie (2004)
  • Surviving Christmas (2004)
  • Lil Pimp (2005)
  • Hoodwinked (2005)
  • Tom and Jerry: Blast Off to Mars (2005)
  • Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
  • Sky High (2005)
  • Aloha, Scooby-Doo! (2005)
  • Tom Goes to the Mayor (2006)
  • Ant Bully (2006)
  • Re-Animated (2006)
  • Idiocracy (2006)
  • Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie (2007)
  • Futurama: Bender's Big Score (2007)
  • Superman: Doomsday (2007)
  • Meet the Robinsons (2007)
  • Happily N'Ever After (2007)
  • Tekkonkinkreet (2007)
  • Atlantis SquarePantis (2007)
  • Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs and a Baby (2008)
  • Immigrants (L.A. Dolce Vita) (2008)
  • Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
  • The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009)
  • World's Greatest Dad (2009)
  • SpongeBob's Truth or Square (2009)
  • Space Chimps 2: Zartog Strikes Back (2010)
  • Kung Fu Magoo (2010)
  • Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 (2010)
  • Winnie the Pooh (2011)
  • Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)
  • God Bless America (2011)
  • Frankenweenie (2012)
  • Hotel Transylvania (2012)
  • Delhi Safari (2012)
  • Zambezia (2012)
  • Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva La Fiesta! (2012)
  • Back to the Sea (2012)
  • I Know That Voice (2013)
  • Mixels (2014)
  • Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return (2014)
  • The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
  • Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League vs. Bizarro League (2015)
  • Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League: Attack of the Legion of Doom (2015)
  • Ant-Man (2015)
  • The Powerpuff Girls (2016)

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Film/TV Show Result
2001 Annie Award Best Outstanding Individual Achievement for Voice Acting by a Male Performer in an Animated Television Production SpongeBob SquarePants Nominated
2008 Best Voice Acting in an Animated Television Production Nominated
2010 Golden Raspberry Awards Worst Screen Couple (shared with Shia LaBeouf and either Megan Fox or any "Transformer") Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Nominated
Annie Award Best Voice Acting in an Animated Television Production SpongeBob SquarePants Won
2011 Golden Raspberry Awards Worst Screen Ensemble (shared with the entire cast) Transformers: Dark of the Moon Nominated
2014 Annie Award Outstanding Achievement, Voice Acting in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production Adventure Time Won
2015 Annie Award Voice Acting in an Animated Feature The Spongebob Movie: Sponge Out of Water Pending




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