Paul F Tompkins Comedian, Movies and Tv Shows, and Wife

Paul F Tompkins Biography

Paul F Tompkins is a well-known American actor, comedian, and writer famous for Mr Show with Bob and David. He has also been in Real Time with Bill Maher, and Best Week Ever renamed Best Week Ever with Paul F. Tompkins. Tompkins also appeared in over 200 episodes of Comedy Bang! Bang! and was the host of No, You Shut Up! Additionally, from 2014 to 2020, he voiced on the Netflix animated series BoJack Horseman.

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Paul F Tompkins’s Quick Facts

Profession:  Comedian and Actor
Wife:  Janie Haddad
Age: 55 years ( September 12, 1968)
Podcast: The Neighborhood Listens and Threedom
Net Worth: $2 million


Paul F Tompkins is a 55-year-old American born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1968. He holds American nationality and is 5 ft 9 in or 1.75m. Tompkins’s mother was a receptionist who died in 2007, and then a few years later his father, a railway worker died in 2011. Tompkins grew up with four older siblings including three sisters a brother and also a younger brother.

Paul F Tompkins Wife

Tompkins has been hitched to Janie Haddad since April 24, 2010. Janie is an actress famous for playing the red anthropomorphic cardinal Margret on the Regular Show. She holds a master’s degree from Southern Methodist University and lived in New York City for three years. Moreover, Janie and Tompkins do not share any children.


He is an educated man who attained his high school diploma from Bishop McDevitt High. After graduating, Tompkins joined Temple University but dropped out and moved to Los Angeles in 1994.

Paul F Tompkins Comedian

Tompkins first performed comedy at The Comedy Works in Philadelphia when he was 17 years old. In 1994, he relocated to Los Angeles where he met actor Jay Johnston and together they became friends and performed a live sketch, “The Skates”. In 1996, the two were then hired by Bob Odenkirk and David Cross. Moreover, he has performed live performances that include stand-up, sketch comedy, and a variety of other live performances.

He is mostly based in Los Angeles and has performed regularly in the city since 2002. He has been in The Paul F. Tompkins Show at Largo and has taken part in the Thrilling Adventure Hour since 2005. Furthermore, he had his comedy show one-hour Comedy Central special You Should Have Told Me at the Laughing Skull Lounge Theatre in Atlanta.

In 1998, he appeared and wrote his one-man show, Driven to Drink, and also appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien between 1998 and 2008. In 2003 and 2007, he was featured on Comedy Central Presents. Additionally, he appeared in the RiffTrax live broadcast of House on Haunted Hill.

Movies And TV Shows


  • Sham as Sal in 1996.
  • Magnolia as Chad, Seduce & Destroy in 1999.
  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy as Cat Show Competition Host in 2004.
  • Super High Me as Himself in 2007.
  • Tangled as Short Thug in 2010.
  • Jason Nash Is Married as Dr. Glen in 2014.
  • Between Two Ferns: The Movie as Burnt Millipede in 2019.
  • Weird: The Al Yankovic Story as Gallagher in 2022.
  • The Thundermans Return as King Crab in 2024.

TV Shows

  • Mr. Show with Bob and David as Various from 1996 to 1998.
  • Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist as Paul in 1999.
  • Real Time with Bill Maher as himself in 2003.
  • Too Late with Adam Carolla as himself in 2005.
  • Weeds as Bob in 2007.
  • Aqua Teen Hunger Force as a Police Officer and Angel in 2010.
  • The Life & Times of Tim as Donnie and  Kyle Zander from 2010 to 2012.
  • Bob’s Burgers as Randy or various from 2011 to 2019.
  • No, You Shut Up! as Himself (host) from 2013 to 2016.
  • The Venture Bros. as Blue Morpho or various from 2016 to 2018.
  • Speechless as Dane Richmond from 2017 to 2018.
  • Tuca & Bertie as a voice from 2019 to 2022.
  • Criminal Minds as Brian Garrity in 2020 and 2024.
  • Jellystone! as Magilla Gorilla,  Fleegle, or Jonathan Wellington “Mudsy” Muddlemore (voices) since 2021.
  • The Ghost and Molly McGee as Ernie in 2023.
  • Dirty Laundry as Himself in 2024.
  • After Midnight as Himself in 2024.
  • Smartypants as Himself in 2024.

There Will Be Blood

Tompkins appeared as Prescott in There Will Be Blood, a Paul Thomas Anderson film in 2007. The movie is about Daniel Plainview, a silver miner turned oilman on a ruthless quest for wealth during Southern California’s oil boom.

Bob’s Burgers

He voiced Short Carnie in the 2022 movie The Bob’s Burgers Movie. The animated musical comedy film is about Bob and his family’s struggles with paying their loan. This happened after a sinkhole opened in front of their restaurant and affected business. Moreover, he appeared in nine episodes as Randy and in various roles in Bob’s Burgers from 2011 to 2019.


Tompkins serves as co-host of The Neighborhood Listens and Threedom. The Neighborhood Listens is a weekly comedy podcast that he co-hosts along with, Joan Pedestrian and Doug. In the show, they explore their hometown of Dignity Falls via posts from a certain neighborhood social networking app and also interview the town’s most intriguing residents. The Neighborhood Listens has 84 episodes as of June 25, 2024.

Tompkins, Scott Aukerman, and Lauren Lapkus host Threedom a weekly comedy podcast about the basics of being funny with each other. The podcast has 301 episodes with the latest episode aired on June 25, 2024.


Varietopia, hosted by Tompkins, is a showcase of contemporary music, comedy, and various live entertainment forms. Originally launched in 2002 at a small nightclub under the name “The Paul F. Tompkins Show,” the event concluded in 2014. However, it later resurfaced at SF Sketchfest, offering remarkable performances, exquisite comedy, and numerous surprises.

Werner Herzog

Tompkins played Werner Herzog as he appeared on the podcast and TV show. He also discusses his hatred for nature and wants to destroy it before it destroys mankind.


Tompkins has an active website at where he uploads his live performances and other achieved performances from his tours. His 2024 tour schedule, dates, and tickets are available on his website.

Mr Show

In 1996, Bob Odenkirk and David Cross hired Tompkins Jay Johnston to work on Mr. Show with Bob and David. Mr. Show is a sketch comedy series that aired in America and aired from November 3, 1995, to December 28, 1998. The series was a four-time nominee for Primetime Emmy Awards.

Weird Al

Weird Al who is known as Alfred Matthew “Weird Al” Yankovic is a famous comedian, actor, and musician. He does original songs that are style pastiches of the work of other acts. Weird Al was among the guests who were at The Paul F. Tompkins Show at Largo.


Tompkins appeared at Riviera Theatre on June 8, 2024, and entertained his fans with his comedy.

Net Worth

Tompkins is an actor, comedian, and writer since 1986 and he has attained a net worth of $2 Million.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Paul F Tompkins have a podcast?

He hosts The Neighborhood Listens and Threedom podcasts

Who does Paul F. Tompkins voice?

He has served as the voice of Magilla Gorilla, Fleegle, and Jonathan Wellington “Mudsy” Muddlemore in the Jellystone! since 2021.

How Old Is Paul F Tompkins?

Tompkins is 55 years old born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US on September 12, 1968.

Social Media Account

Twitter – @PFTompkins

Instagram – pftompkins