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|Paul F. Tompkins|
|Full name:||Paul Francis Tompkins|
|Birth date:||September 12, 1968|
|Birth place:||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|
|Education:||Temple University (dropped out)|
Paul Francis Tompkins (born September 12, 1968) is a comedian and voice actor for Regular Show. Describing the show, Tompkins states: "That's a crazy show [Regular Show], that show [Regular Show]." He has voiced the Were-Skunk in "Skunked", and other characters, which can be viewed below.
Paul Francis Tompkins was born on September 12, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father was a railway worker, and his mother was a receptionist. He began doing stand-up comedy in 1986, often with comedy partner Rick Roman. He attended college at Temple University until deciding to drop out in 1994, moving to Los Angeles. When asked what other jobs he had to supplement his comedy career, Tompkins responded: "When I first moved to Los Angeles [California] I worked at a place that did movie surveys over the phone. It was awful. And I think the company was actually hired by the movie studios as a crude form of advertising. The surveys were merely a stalking horse-- the real goal was to say the names of the movies over and over and over again to get them in people's heads."
He then acted on the HBO show Mr. Show with Bob and David, serving as a staff writer for the second and third seasons. He was nominated for an Emmy Award in 1998 for his writing on the show. He was also nominated for a Writers' Guild of America Award for his work on Real Time with Bill Maher. He has also served as a commentator on VH1's Best Week Ever and has released the comedy albums Impersonal and Freak Wharf.
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- "Mordecai and the Rigbys" - Voice on Record, Nice Friend
- "Gut Model" - Filburt
- "Starter Pack" - Video Narrator
- Wikipedia article on Paul F. Tompkins
- Paul F. Tompkins' official website
- Paul F. Tompkins' FunnyorDie account
- Paul F. Tompkins' Facebook
- Paul F. Tompkins' Google+
- Paul F. Tompkins' Instagram
- Paul F. Tompkins' Twitter
- Paul F. Tompkins' YouTube
- ↑ http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/15/arts/television/15best.html?_r=2&ref=television
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 http://www.tv.com/people/paul-f-tompkins/biography/
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 http://tdf.libsyn.com/tdf-ep-5-paul-f-tompkins-and-janie-haddad-tompkins
- ↑ http://www.filmreference.com/film/20/Paul-F-Tompkins.html
- ↑ http://www.msn.com/en-us/entertainment/people/paul-f-tompkins/AA4heOp
- ↑ http://zulkey.com/2008/06/the-paul-f-tompkins-interview.shtml#.U0dyPVevZ8c
- ↑ http://www.earwolf.com/person/paul-f-tompkins/
- ↑ http://www.nndb.com/people/454/000026376/