Bobcat Goldthwait

Stand-up Comedian
Born May 26, 1962

Robert Francis "Bobcat" Goldthwait is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and film and television director. He is commonly known for his energetic, ravenous stage personality, his dark, acerbic black comedy, and his gruff but high-pitched voice.… Read More

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1962 Birth Goldthwait was born Robert Francis Goldthwait on May 26, 1962 in Syracuse, New York, the son of Kathleen Ann (Welch), a department store employee, and Thomas Lincoln Goldthwait, a sheet metal worker. … Read More


1985 23 Years Old In 1985, Goldthwait appeared in Twisted Sister's official video to "Leader of the Pack" and "Be Chrool to Your Scuel" from Come Out and Play. … Read More
1986 24 Years Old Goldthwait has been married twice. His marriage to his first wife Ann Luly lasted from 1986 to 1998. … Read More


1992 - 1993 2 More Events
1994 32 Years Old On May 9, 1994, Goldthwait appeared on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, where he briefly lit the guest chair on fire. … Read More
1997 35 Years Old In 1997, he was engaged to Nikki Cox, but their relationship ended in 2005. … Read More
1998 36 Years Old Goldthwait was also a semi-regular guest in the later seasons of the Tom Bergeron-version of Hollywood Squares in 1998.


2009 47 Years Old 1 More Event
Goldthwait was a featured guest on the August 20, 2009, episode of Adam Carolla's podcast.
2010 48 Years Old Goldthwait appeared in September 2010 on an episode of LA Ink, where shop owner Kat Von D gave him a tattoo of a potato, impaled on a fork, on his upper right arm. … Read More


Goldthwait appeared on the May 4, 2012 episode of Real Time with Bill Maher. … Read More
2013 51 Years Old 1 More Event
…  The film made its debut on the West Coast at the Arcata Theater Lounge in Arcata, California, on May 31, 2013, near its filming location of Willow Creek, California.
2015 53 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, Goldthwait premiered Call Me Lucky, his documentary on the life and work of comedian/activist Barry Crimmins, at the Sundance Film Festival.
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