Bob Odenkirk Biography
Quick Facts Bob Odenkirk
Bob Odenkirk is an American actor, writer, producer, comedian, and director mainly known for starring in Breaking Bad and its spin-off Better Call Saul as lawyer Saul Goodman. He is also popular for starring in Mr. Show with Bob and David, HBO sketch comedy series.
Odenkirk is married to his wife Naomi Yomtov and the from their relationship, the duo is blessed with two children. Moreover, he also dated Janeane Garofalo for a year.
What is the Net worth of Bob Odenkirk in 2019? His Salary, Earnings, Income
One of the popular actor Bob Odenkirk began his acting career in 1987 as a writer. Later he pursued his career in acting. For long, Odenkirk is actively working in the acting field and to date, he has starred in numbers of popular movies and television series.
From his multiple careers, Odenkirk is successfully earning a tremendous amount of money. Collecting information from the sources, the net worth of Odenkirk is estimated to be $10 million as fo 2019.
Odenkirk currently stars in the television series Better Call Saul. For his role in the series, he gets paid the salary of $150,000. Odenkirk and his spouse sold their Los Angeles, CA house for $2.55 million in 2017.
In 2014, Odenkirk listed his 2,882 square feet house on sale asking $2.45 million. The property featured 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms along with a library, loft, kitchen, family room. Moreover, he also owns a Mercedes Benz car worth $114,000.
How is The Married Relationship Of Bob Odenkirk Going With Wife Naomi Odenkirk? His Wedding, Children, Affairs
Bob Odenkirk is a married man. Odenkirk is married to his wife Naomi Odenkirk for long. Naomi is the executive producer of with Bob and David. The pair exchanged their vows in 1997.
The couple is blessed with two children. They welcomed their first child, son Nathan Odenkirk on 3rd December 1998. Similarly, Naomi gave birth to their second child, a daughter Erin Odenkirk on 24th November 2000.
Since their wedding, Odenkirk and his wife are living happily with their children. They have maintained a peaceful relationship without facing any rumors of divorce and extramarital affairs.
Besides this, Odenkirk further dated an American actress Janeane Garofalo. Odenkirk began dating his former girlfriend Jeneane in 1995 but they failed to continue their relationship separated just after a year in 1996.
When Was Bob Odenkirk Born? His Early life, Parents, Siblings, Education
Bob Odenkirk was born on 22nd October 1962, in Berwyn, Illinois, the U.S. His birth name is Robert John Odenkirk. His parents are father Walter Odenkirk and mother Barbara Odenkirk. However, his parents are divorced due to his father’s alcoholism. In 1995 his father died because of bone cancer.
His nationality is American and holds White ethnicity. Odenkirk studied at Naperville North High School and later joined Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He then transferred to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois.
When Did Bob Odenkirk Began His Career? His Movies, Tv Series, Tv shows, Fargo
In 1987 Bob Odenkirk started working on Saturday Night Live as a writer. He contributed many sketches with Conan O’Brien and Robert Smigel. In 1991 Odenkirk appeared in the parody commercial for Bad Idea Jeans.
Odenkirk has also worked with Chris Rock, Adam Sandler, Chris Farley, and David Spade. In 1988, Saturday Night Live took a summer break, he then returned to Chicago and started performing a stage show “Happy Happy Good Snow” with O’Brien and Smigel.
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Moreover, Odenkirk also wrote and acted in the Second City Mainstage show, Flag Burning Permitted in Lobby Only during his final summer hiatus. He was later hired as a writer for TV show Get a Life in 1991. Bob also wrote for The Dennis Miller Show. He has a close relationship with Ben Stiller.
In 1992 Bob was hired in The Ben Stiller Show as a cast. He was awarded an Emmy Award for writing. For the show Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Odenkirk served as a writer. In 1993, Odenkirk played a recurring role as Larry Sanders’ agent Stevie Grant on The Larry Sanders Show. He also has played on Tom Arnold’s The Jackie Thomas Show.
Odenkirk created Mr. Show with David Cross for 4 seasons. The show had a number of comedians which includes Tom Kenny, Brian Posehn, Paul F. Tompkins, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Scott Aukerman, Sarah Silverman, and Jack Black. Bob has also won a number of nominations for Emmy Awards.
In the same way, Odenkirk also wrote an produced The Big Wide World of Carl Laemke and David’s Situation. He featured on TV shows including Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, How I Met Your Mother, Everybody Loves Raymond, Professional Therapist, Arrested Development, and so on.
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Odenkirk joined the cast of Breaking Bad in 2009 and played the character of a corrupt lawyer Saul Goodman. He further developed and wrote Let’s Do This! For Adult Swim in 2011. He also has produced the comedy show The Birthday Boys.
Currently, Odenkirk stars in the series Better Call Saul. He is the regular cast of the series since 2015 and has played multiple roles including Jimmy McGill/Gene Takovic/Saul Goodman. Moreover, Odenkirk starring movies Flarsky and Little Women are set to release in 2019.
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