Popular American comedian and actor, Thomas James Kenney is known for his voice in Sponge Bob Square Pants TV series, films and video games also. He has done comedy in various films and has got two awards for his voicing in the series. The people in the cartoons love his voice, and that’s why he got a lot of recognition. His life is worth knowing, and you can know about life, career, awards, and the net worth of Tom Kenny in 2019 in this article.
Early Life & Biography
He was born on 13th July in the year 1962 in Syracuse, New York. His father was Paul Austin Kenny, and his mother’s name was Theresa Bridget. When he was little, he used to love drawing, and it was his favorite hobby. He also loved to collect record albums.
When he was in the first standard, then he met Bobcat Goldthwait who became his lifelong friend. He attended Bishop Grimes High School which was a Catholic School and then he went to college. After completion of his college, he started performing standup comedy and continued it for about eight years.
He met his wife in the year 1992 while he was working on The Edge. His wife’s name is Jill Talley, and they started dating each other. They have also worked together for Sponge Bob Square Pants and Mr. Show. Not only had this but they also appeared in the music video together. Both of them have two children named Mack and Nora. He Lives in Studio City, California at present with his family.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Though he started his stand-up comedy career when he came out of college, he also got movies after that. He has featured in many films and TV shows till now like Shakes the Clown, How I got into College and many more. From childhood, he watched Sponge Bob and then he got the chance to give voiceover to him. He gave auditions for voice acting roles in Los Angeles at various places.
He gave voice to various animated shows and became popular soon. He has won a number of awards till now for voice acting, outstanding performance and many more. He has been nominated for various awards till now from which he has got many.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Tom Kenny is around $18 million which he accumulated through his voice acting and web series on YouTube. He is popular among his fans for his voice, and he is well known for his voice over given to Sponge Bob Square Pants series. He was passionate for hearing the record albums, and it is possible that he may have developed this talent from hearing the different voices in his childhood.
Not only he has done voice acting, but he has also appeared in movies and various TV shows for which the people have loved him. Not only he has been able to earn money but he has also earned a number of awards and nominations till now, and it is possible that he might win many more awards in the future for his impressive performances.
He has given his voice for TV ads, YouTube web series and many more. Not only he has given voice over to TV series, but he continued to give his voice to video games which were loved by the kids. In the year 2011, he has also played the role of Rabbit in Winnie the Pooh, and there are various achievements reached by him till now.