Hollywood has not only produced some of the finest collection of actors but has also produced other artists like comedians, singers, directors, etc. With an increase in the number of engagements in Hollywood, today this industry is among the topmost profitable businesses around the globe. The industry is not only benefitting itself but is also a great platform for actors and other artists to showcase their talent in front of millions of people.
Today the industry has grown so well that the animation industry is also making the most out of it. Even today there are many artists that have taken animated shows to a great height. These artists have produced some of the finest and versatile collections of shows like SpongeBob SquarePants, Powerpuff Girls, Johnny Bravo, etc. that are still popular among the 90s kids.
Tom Kenny Net worth
One such actor that has appeared in these shows as a voice artist is “Tom Kenny”. The artist is best known for his performance as a voice artist in the animation industry. He has performed various roles in shows like Gary and Snail, Patchy the Pirate as the narrator of the show. His best role till now is for SpongeBob SquarePants.
Apart from that he also appeared in the shows like Rocko’s Modern Life, Adventure Time, Winnie the Pooh, Powerpuff Girls. The actor is also in the voice behind the famous application, Talking Tom and Friends. Talking about his net worth, as of 2021, it is estimated to be $16 million.
Kenny was born in Syracuse, New York on 13th July 1962. Kenny was highly into music, so he began collecting records at a very young age. He had a close friend named Bobcat Goldthwait who is also an actor, whom Kenny met in his first grade. The duo is still today best friends. The two once went for an open mic night show and then after they started their career as stand-up comedians.
They were a huge fan of Barry Crimmins, who performed in their very first open mic show. Kenny went to a Catholic high school. Soon after his graduation, he started giving his stand-up performance for almost eight years.
Tom Kenny’s career started to flourish when he took a transition from stand-up comedy to taking up television projects. His first-ever television appearance was in the 1989 show, “How I Got into College”. He was also seen in the 1991 film “Shakes the Clown” and in the 2004 film, “Comic Book”. He became a regular fixture in the 90s comedy show. After doing television comedy, Kenny took another transition to voice acting.
His first-ever appearance was in Patchy the Pirate of SpongeBob Square Pants. After the success of the show, Kenny got many other such offers in voice acting in many such kids’ shows. He also made appearances in series like The Batman, Spiderman, Spyros, etc. all these roles, making Kenny one of the finest voice artists.
Kenny’s hard work and dedication towards his work made him one of the finest actors, comedians, and voice artists in the industry. Even today he tries entertaining his viewers with his jokes and sarcasm.