Best known for appearing the television series ‘Breaking Bad’, Bob Odenkirk is an actor, writer, and comedian. He has also worked as a producer and director. Some of his film roles include ‘The Post’, ‘Boulevard’, ‘Nebraska’, ‘Take Me Home Tonight’, ‘Sarah Silverman: Jesus Is Magic’, and ‘Melvin Goes to Dinner’. He has also done several television shows and has won many awards. Keep reading to know more about net worth Bob Odenkirk in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Born as Robert John Odenkirk, Bob is the son of Barbara Odenkirk and Walter Odenkirk. His father was in the printing business and has seven other siblings. He was born in Berwyn, Illinois in October 1962. His parents later got divorced, and his father died in 1995, after having bone cancer. His brother is Bill Odenkirk, who is a comedy writer.
For his schooling, he went to Naperville North High School. Later, he attended Milwaukee’s Marquette University. He later got transferred to Southern Illinois University. Soon after that, he started working as a radio DJ. He was influenced into comedy by ‘Monty Python’s Flying Circus’. When he was 14 years old, Odenkirk visited the Second City Theater in Chicago.
In 1997, Bob Odenkirk got married to Naomi Yomtov. They have two children named Nathan and Erin Odenkirk. His wife is also an executive producer. In the 1990s, he was in a relationship with actress Janeane Garofalo. Odenkirk is having color blindness.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 1987, Bob Odenkirk served as the writer of ‘Saturday Night Live’. He was also the writer of ‘Get a Life’ in 1991. The following he appeared in ‘The Ben Stiller Show’. From 1993 to 1998, he was seen in ‘The Larry Sanders Show’. He then served as the writer of ‘Late Night with Conan O’Brien’. In 1995, he became the executive producer, writer, and co-creator of ‘Mr. Show with Bob and David’. His other television credits include ‘Tom Goes to the Mayor’, ‘Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!’, ‘How I Met Your Mother’, ‘Breaking Bad’, ‘The Birthday Boys’, and ‘Better Call Saul’.
In movies, Odenkirk was first seen in the 1993 movie ‘Wayne’s World 2’. In the ‘90s, he starred in films like ‘The Cable Guy’, ‘Waiting for Guffman’, and ‘Can’t Stop Dancing’. His other film roles include ‘Monkeybone’, ‘Danny Roane: First Time Director’, ‘Super High Me’, ‘The Giant Mechanical Man’, ‘Freaks of Nature’, ‘The Post’, and ‘The Disaster Artist’.
He has voiced in the films ‘Incredibles 2’, ‘Hell and Back’, and ‘Dr. Dolittle 2’. Odenkirk has received three nominations for the Golden Globe Awards. He has twice won the Primetime Emmy Awards and has won many other awards including Screen Actors Guild Award, Critics’ Choice TV Award, Satellite Award, and Sidewalk Moving Picture Festival. He has been credited for the books ‘Hollywood Said No!’ and ‘A Load of Hooey’. He has also appeared in the music video of Sugarcube and was the director of the video “Built to Spill” by Hindsight.
Net Worth & Earnings
Consider reviewing the net worth of an artist who has done several endeavors in his career? He has got a net worth of over $11 million from his career in the entertainment industry. He is a successful actor, producer, director, and writer. He has served as the director of the films ‘Melvin Goes to Dinner’, ‘Let’s Go to Prison’, and ‘The Brother’s Solomon’. He was also the producer of the film ‘Girlfriend’s Day’.
Bob Odenkirk is a very successful person. He has done many endeavors in his career and is still active in his profession. We could expect to see a lot from him and will be next seen in the movie ‘Flarsky’.