Tom Kenny is an actor, voice actor comedian and writer from America. He performed sketch comedy shows for many years before going to the TV work. Tom Kenny’s most popular voice acting work is the “SpongeBob SquarePants” character. Keep reading to know more about Tom Kenny’s net worth in 2019.
Thomas James Kenny was born on July 13, 1962 in East Syracuse village, New York, United States. His father’s name is Paul Austin Kenny and his mother’s is Theresa Kenny. Tom Kenny was grown and raised in his hometown, and he finished his schooling from the Bishop Grimes Junior/Senior High School. His friend, the movie maker, actor and comedian Bobcat Goldthwait said once that Tom Kenny loved the actor, writer, movie maker and comedian Woody Allen.
Tom Kenny married the actress Jill Talley in 1995. The couple met each other while working on the 1992 sketch comedy series “The Edge”, and they have also worked on other projects together. Tom and Jill gave birth to 1 son and 1 daughter, Mack Kenny whom was born in 1997, and Nora Kenny whom was born in 2003.
Tom Kenny performed stand-up comedy shows for about 8 years, and he started just after he finished his schooling. His debut TV work is considered to be that 1989 romantic comedy movie “How I Got into College” which stars Lara Flynn Boyle, Anthony Edwards and Corey Parker. Tom Kenny’s first series work was the 1992 sketch comedy series “The Edge”.
Tom Kenny as a voice actor began with a 1992 animated adventure titled “Porco Rosso”. His most successful voice acting movies are “The SpongeBob SquarePants”, action comedy “Hoodwinked!”, adventure comedy movies “The Ant Bully” and “Meet the Robinsons”, and the science fiction action “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”. Tom Kenny is the SpongeBob SquarePants voice actor, which started in 1999.
Tom Kenny’s 2018 – 2019 animated movies including “SpongeBob SquarePants 3”, “Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling”, “Scooby-Doo & Batman: the Brave and the Bold”, and “Bill Plympton Presents: Magnum Farce”. His 2018 series include an action adventure titled “Spy Kids: Mission Critical”, and a science fiction titled “Final Space”.
Awards & Achievements
Tom Kenny received 5 Awards winnings for the animated adventure comedy series “Adventure Time with Finn & Jake”. He won the Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production, BTVA People’s Choice Voice Acting Award for Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role – Comedy/Musical, BTVA People’s Choice Voice Acting Awards for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series – Comedy/Musical, and 2 Behind the Voice Actors People’s Choice Voice Acting Awards for Best Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role – Comedy/Musical.
For “SpongeBob SquarePants” series, Tom Kenny won the Annie Award for Best Voice Acting in an Animated Television Production, and he was nominated for many other awards. He also won the BTVA Television Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a New Television Series for “Henry Hugglemonster”.
Net Worth of Tom Kenny
The estimated net worth of the actor and comedian Tom Kenny is reaching up to $20 million. He made his millions fortune from the TV movies and series that he has been voice acting on. Tom Kenny’s animated movies gross hundreds of millions at the box office, for an example “The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water” movie grossed $325 million.
Tom Kenny is one of the greatest voice actors of all time. He has made more than 400 credited acting roles in TV movies and series. Tom Kenny is the voice actor of SpongeBob SquarePants animated series and its movies, and this role is one of his most successful work of all time. Tom Kenny is married to Jill Talley, they have 2 children and they are happily living together.