Bob Odenkirk

Biography: Bob Odenkirk grew up in small suburb outside Chicago--Naperville. Bob is one of 7 siblings, born to Walter (a businessman who died in 1995) and Barbara (a homemaker). His younger brother is Bill Odenkirk, who has produced several hit TV series.

Bob graduated from Columbia College in 1984 with a major in radio and TV. Bob was waiting tables in New York, when a friend of his, Robert Smigel, got a job at Saturday Night Live. Smigel began passing Bob's work around and eventually Bob was hired as a writer for SNL (1987-1991). There he shared an office with a featured player, Ben Stiller. Later, Stiller and Bob would work together on Stiller's short-lived sketch show for Fox. Anyways, Bob Odenkirk later came to be half the creator, writer, and star of the hit sketch show: Mr. Show(the other half would be...the amazing Mr. David Cross). Mr. Show is commonly recognized as Mr. Odenkirk's "claim to fame." Aside from all that he is also an actor, screen writer, performer,
Bob Odenkirk grew up in small suburb outside Chicago--Naperville. Bob is one of 7 siblings, born to Walter (a businessman who died in 1995) and Barbara (a homemaker). His younger brother is Bill Odenkirk, who has produced several hit TV series.

Bob graduated from Columbia College in 1984 with a major in radio and TV.

Bob was waiting tables in New York, when a friend of his, Robert Smigel, got a job at Saturday Night Live. Smigel began passing Bob's work around and eventually Bob was hired as a writer for SNL (1987-1991). There he shared an office with a featured player, Ben Stiller. Later, Stiller and Bob would work together on Stiller's short-lived sketch show for Fox.

Anyways, Bob Odenkirk later came to be half the creator, writer, and star of the hit sketch show: Mr. Show(the other half would be...the amazing Mr. David Cross). Mr. Show is commonly recognized as Mr. Odenkirk's "claim to fame." Aside from all that he is also an actor, screen writer, performer, and a stand-up comic.

Bob is married to a talent scout, named Naomi.
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Bob Odenkirk's Scores

Average career score: 85
Highest Metascore: 99 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 69 How I Met Your Mother: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 11 out of 11
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 11
  3. Negative: 0 out of 11
11 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
85 Fargo: Season 1 Apr 15, 2014 Bill Oswalt 9.0
76 The Birthday Boys: Season 1 Oct 18, 2013 Various / Writer / Director / Executive Producer 6.0
73 Breaking Bad: Season 1 Jan 20, 2008 Saul Goodman (Season 3+) / Saul Goodman 9.3
tbd Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!: Season 1 Feb 11, 2007 Various 7.5
tbd Tom Goes to the Mayor: Season 2 Jun 5, 2006 Writer tbd
69 How I Met Your Mother: Season 1 Sep 19, 2005 Arthur Hobbs 8.4
tbd Tom Goes to the Mayor: Season 1 Nov 14, 2004 Recurring Role / Writer tbd
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 4 Oct 1, 1998 Host/Regular / Writer / Director tbd
86 Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 3 Sep 12, 1997 Host/Regular / Writer 10
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 2 Nov 16, 1996 Host/Regular / Writer tbd
97 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 5 Nov 13, 1996 Stevie Grant 3.7
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 1 Nov 3, 1995 Host/Regular / Writer tbd
99 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 4 Jul 19, 1995 Stevie Grant 4.3
93 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 3 Jun 22, 1994 Stevie Grant 5.6
91 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 2 Jun 2, 1993 Stevie Grant 4.7
75 The Ben Stiller Show: Season 1 Sep 27, 1992 Regular Performer / Writer tbd
91 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 1 Aug 15, 1992 Stevie Grant 6.2
tbd Get a Life: Season 2 Nov 9, 1991 Writer tbd