Robert John "Bob" Odenkirk (born October 22, 1962) is a comedian, actor, writer and director from Naperville, Illinois.He's known for co-creating Mr. Show with Bob and David with David Cross (he's the former in the title), being a cast member on The Ben Stiller Show, his work as a director and for his role as Saul Goodman on Breaking Bad. Saul Goodman was such a popular character that he eventually got his own Spinoff series, Better Call Saul.He was a member of The Second City and wrote for Saturday Night Live. He also helped Tim & Eric get their start on [adult swim].Not to be confused with Steve Oedekerk, though he sometimes is.
Some of Bob Odenkirk's Credits include:
- Various on W Bob And David
- Various on Mr. Show
- Various on Tim & Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!
- Saul Goodman on Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul
- Ben on Seinfeld
- Arthur Hobbs on How I Met Your Mother
- Himself on Space Ghost Coast to Coast
- Director of Melvin Goes To Dinner
- Director of Let's Go to Prison
- Writer for Saturday Night Live, The Ben Stiller Show, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, Mr. Show, among others.
- Bill Oswalt on Fargo
- Ray in Girlfriends Day
- Ben Bagdikian in The Post