* NamesTheSame: No, he's not one of the executive producers in charge of Creator/FourKidsEntertainment (and aren't we all grateful for that).
* PlayingAgainstType: As [[WesternAnimation/TeenTitans Fixit]], [[WesternAnimation/{{UltimateSpider-Man}} Doctor Octopus]], [[WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars Nute Gunray]] and [[WesternAnimation/GreenLanternTheAnimatedSeries the Anti-Monitor]].
** As a deranged children's show host with reality warping powers on ''Series/TheHauntingHour'' episode, "Uncle Howee" (in one of the few times Tom Kenny has done work on a live-action show that wasn't a sketch comedy show, like ''The Edge'' and ''Mr. Show'').
** [[PlayingWithATrope Played with]] a bit in ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime''. At first the Ice King seems like another one of his humorous roles, but then came [[spoiler: TheReveal of Ice King's past which showed that he was once an ordinary guy by the name of Simon Petrikov, and he seems to be quite serious]].
* PromotedFanboy: Idolized Creator/MelBlanc as a kid and was obsessed with cartoons and voice acting.
* StarMakingRole: As WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarePants and to some extent [[WesternAnimation/AdventureTime The Ice King]].
* RealLifeRelative: He and his real-life wife, Jill Talley, have worked together numerous times.
* RelationshipVoiceActor: Has worked alongside Music/GreyDeLisle, Creator/TaraStrong, Creator/CarlosAlazraqui, Creator/CharlieAdler, Bill Fagerbakke and many others.
* TalkingToHimself: In several series.