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: 86
Highest Metascore: 99 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 69 How I Met Your Mother: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 16 out of 16
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 16
  3. Negative: 0 out of 16
16 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
78 Better Call Saul: Season 1 Feb 8, 2015 Saul Goodman 8.5
tbd The Birthday Boys: Season 2 Oct 17, 2014 Sam Patch / Executive Producer 10
tbd The Daily Show: Season 20 Sep 29, 2014 Guest 6.8
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 6.1
tbd The Daily Show: Season 18 Oct 1, 2012 Guest tbd
99 Breaking Bad: Season 5 Jul 15, 2012 Saul Goodman 9.6
96 Breaking Bad: Season 4 Jul 17, 2011 Saul Goodman 9.5
tbd How I Met Your Mother: Season 6 Sep 20, 2010 Arthur Hobbs 7.5
89 Breaking Bad: Season 3 Mar 21, 2010 Saul Goodman (Season 3) 9.4
tbd How I Met Your Mother: Season 5 Sep 21, 2009 Arthur Hobbs 7.9
84 Breaking Bad: Season 2 Mar 8, 2009 Saul Goodman 9.2
73 Breaking Bad: Season 1 Jan 20, 2008 Saul Goodman (Season 3+) / Saul Goodman 9.2
tbd How I Met Your Mother: Season 3 Sep 24, 2007 Arthur Hobbs 8.3
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 8.5
tbd Tom Goes to the Mayor: Season 1 Nov 14, 2004 "Olde" Tymey / Voice Of Townmember / Writer tbd
tbd The Daily Show: Season 6 Jul 9, 2001 Guest 10
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 4 Oct 1, 1998 Host/Regular / Writer / Director tbd
99 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 6 Mar 15, 1998 Stevie Grant 4.9
86 Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 3 Sep 12, 1997 Host/Regular / Writer 10
97 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 5 Nov 13, 1996 Stevie Grant 5.2
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 2 Oct 1, 1996 Host/Regular / Writer tbd
tbd The Daily Show: Season 1 Jul 22, 1996 Guest 8.4
tbd The Daily Show: Season 18 Jul 22, 1996 Guest 7.5
tbd Mr. Show with Bob and David: Season 1 Nov 3, 1995 Host/Regular / Writer 8.7
99 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 4 Jul 19, 1995 Stevie Grant 5.4
93 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 3 Jun 22, 1994 Stevie Grant 6.8
91 The Larry Sanders Show: Season 2 Jun 2, 1993 Stevie Grant 6.6
75 The Ben Stiller Show: Season 1 Sep 27, 1992 Regular Performer / Writer tbd