Bob Odenkirk

Writer + Actor and Comedian
Born Oct 22, 1962
Age 53
Hometown Berwyn, Illinois
Height 5' 11½" (1...
Nationality American
Alma Mater Columbia College ...
Other Names Odenkirk, Robert ...
Eye Color Hazel

Robert "Bob" Odenkirk is an American actor, comedian, writer, director and producer. He is best known as the co-creator and co-star of the HBO sketch comedy series Mr. Show with Bob and David. In the 1980s and 1990s, he worked as a writer for such notable shows as Saturday Night Live, Get A Life, The Ben Stiller Show, and The Dennis Miller Show. In the mid-1990s, Odenkirk and David Cross created the Emmy-winning sketch comedy program Mr.… Read More

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1962 Birth Born on October 22, 1962.


1987 24 Years Old Odenkirk was hired as a writer at Saturday Night Live in 1987 and worked there through 1991. … Read More
1988 25 Years Old When Saturday Night Live took its 1988 summer break, Odenkirk returned to Chicago to perform a stage show with Smigel and O'Brien, titled Happy Happy Good Show. … Read More
1991 28 Years Old In 1991, Odenkirk was hired to write for the TV show Get a Life, which starred Late Night with David Letterman alumnus Chris Elliott. … Read More
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The show was short-lived, and in 1992, Odenkirk briefly wrote for The Dennis Miller Show.


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In 1993, Odenkirk began a recurring role on The Larry Sanders Show as Larry Sanders' agent, Steve Grant. … Read More


2003 40 Years Old In 2003, Odenkirk directed Melvin Goes to Dinner, which won the Audience Award at the SXSW Film and Music Festival. … Read More
2006 43 Years Old Odenkirk directed Let's Go to Prison in 2006, written by Tom Lennon and Ben Garant of The State and Reno 911 fame. … Read More
2007 44 Years Old In 2007, Odenkirk directed The Brothers Solomon, written by Will Forte. … Read More
2009 46 Years Old In 2009, Odenkirk joined the cast of AMC's Breaking Bad as the corrupt lawyer Saul Goodman. … Read More
2011 48 Years Old In 2011, Odenkirk wrote and developed "Let's Do This!" for Adult Swim. … Read More
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