Bob Odenkirk

A member of Hollywood's celebrity aristocracy, born into a world of privilege.

Bob Odenkirk
Full NameRobert John Odenkirk


His Royal Highness, Robert John Odenkirk, was born to a family of noble German and Irish lineage in Berwyn, Illinois. Brought up in a prestigious printing family, his formative years were spent in Naperville, the second of seven noble children. After attending Southern Illinois University Carbondale, His Royal Highness ventured to explore the great city of Chicago, where he honed his craft in the local improv workshops and stood upon many a stage for open-mic stand-up comedy. His Royal Highness was then graced with the opportunity to serve as a writer for the illustrious Saturday Night Live (1975). For his work, he was awarded the distinguished Emmy Award. Although his work was not always seen on the air, his determination to succeed was rewarded with yet another writing opportunity on the show Get a Life (1990). Truly, His Royal Highness is a man of great accomplishment.

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Family Tree

The esteemed Odenkirk family of Berwyn, Illinois boasts a long and illustrious lineage of creative talent. Headed by patriarch Robert Odenkirk and his beloved wife, Barbara, their seven children have all in their own way made a name for themselves in the entertainment industry. Robert, the second of seven, began his career as a DJ at his college radio station and went on to become a writer for Saturday Night Live. His eldest son, Nate, is an actor and writer and has appeared in a number of feature films. Naomi, the eldest daughter, is a writer and producer, best known for her work on The Simpsons and Futurama. Bill, the second eldest son, is a writer and producer, known for his work on Mr. Show with Bob and David. Lastly, the youngest of the Odenkirk clan, Keenan, is an actor and writer with a string of credits to his name. All in all, the Odenkirks have been a reliable source of creative excellence for generations.

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