Kenan Thompson

Kenan Thompson

Highest Rated: 94% Dads (2019)

Lowest Rated: 1% The Master of Disguise (2002)

Birthday: May 10, 1978

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Best known for his long and celebrated tenure on "Saturday Night Live" (NBC, 1975-), Kenan Thompson was in the public eye since his teens. Born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1978, Thompson took an interest in performing as a child, regularly auditioning for local commercials. His big break came at the age of 15 when he was cast on a sketch comedy series aimed at kids called "All That" (Nickelodeon, 1994-2000). Thompson immediately became a hit with viewers, and his collaborations with fellow castmate Kel Mitchell spawned the spin-off movie "Good Burger" (1996) as well as a separate series, "Kenan & Kel" (Nickelodeon, 1996-2000). Just three years after both shows wrapped, Thompson moved up the ranks to join the cast of "SNL." Thompson's contributions slowly but surely made him an integral part of the show, with sketches like "What Up with That" and "Black Jeopardy" quickly becoming audience favorites. Though he would remain with "SNL" for more than 15 years, Thompson took on other projects during the series' yearly hiatus, starring in the big screen adaptation of "Fat Albert" (2004), appearing with Samuel L. Jackson in the cult hit "Snakes on a Plane" (2006), and starring with Zachary Levi in the comedy "Weiners" (2008). Thompson appeared as a judge on the reality competition "Bring the Funny" (NBC 2019- ).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
71% 59% Trolls World Tour Tiny Diamond (Voice) - 2020
94% 97% Dads Self - 2019
18% 62% Playmobil: The Movie Bloodbones (Voice) $1.1M 2019
34% 44% Wonder Park Gus (Voice) $45.2M 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Master Maggie Unknown (Character),
Executive Producer
- 2019
60% 50% Dr. Seuss' The Grinch Mr. Bricklebaum (Voice) $270.9M 2018
47% 57% Going in Style Manager Keith Schonfeld (Character) $45M 2017
47% 47% Rock Dog Riff (Voice) $9.4M 2016
57% 30% Brother Nature Miesha (Character) - 2016
69% 39% They Came Together Teddy (Character) - 2014
No Score Yet 4% The Opposite Sex Mitch (Character) - 2014
29% 62% The Magic of Belle Isle Henry (Character) $100.9K 2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet iParty With Victorious Self - 2011
21% 44% The Smurfs Greedy (Voice) $142.6M 2011
14% 18% Stan Helsing Teddy (Character) - 2009
33% 33% Space Chimps Ringmaster (Voice) $30.1M 2008
No Score Yet 29% Wieners Wyatt (Character) - 2008
69% 49% Snakes on a Plane Troy (Character) $34M 2006
No Score Yet 64% Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie Flutter (Voice) - 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rugrats: Tales From the Crib: Snow White Mirror (Voice) - 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Public Lighting Unknown (Character) - 2004
68% 48% Barbershop 2: Back in Business Kenard (Character) $65M 2004
23% 44% Fat Albert Fat Albert (Character) $48.1M 2004
8% 23% My Boss's Daughter Hans (Character) $15.5M 2003
13% 65% Love Don't Cost a Thing Walter Colley (Character) $21.9M 2003
1% 34% The Master of Disguise Kenan (Character) $40.4M 2002
No Score Yet 69% Two Heads Are Better Than None Kenan Rockmore (Character) - 2000
43% 20% The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle Lewis (Voice) $26M 2000
32% 63% Good Burger Dexter Reed (Character) $23.7M 1997
29% 77% Heavyweights Roy (Character) $17.7M 1995
20% 59% D2: The Mighty Ducks Russ Tyler (Character) $45.6M 1994

TV

Credit
No Score Yet No Score Yet Saturday Night Live Unknown (Character) 2004-2021 1998 1990 1988
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kenan Kenan Williams (Character),
Executive Producer
2021
No Score Yet No Score Yet All That Unknown (Guest Star),
Executive Producer
2019-2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Trolls: TrollsTopia Tiny Diamond (Character) 2020
No Score Yet 52% The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Guest 2019-2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Group Chat Guest 2020
No Score Yet 35% Late Night With Seth Meyers Guest 2014-2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet America's Got Talent Guest 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter Guest 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Today With Hoda & Jenna Guest 2019-2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Nature Cat Ronald (Voice) 2015-2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hollywood Game Night Guest 2019-2020 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Kenan Show Kenan (Character),
Executive Producer
2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Desus & Mero Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Talk Stoop Guest 2019
No Score Yet 8% Bring the Funny Judge 2019
82% 15% A Little Late With Lilly Singh Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? Himself (Guest Voice) 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Match Game Guest 2017-2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Access Hollywood Live Guest 2017-2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Rachael Ray Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live with Kelly and Ryan Guest 2019
No Score Yet 41% The Masked Singer Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Wendy Williams Show Guest 2018-2019 2012 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Entertainment Studios.TV Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen Guest 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Double Dare Contestant 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet The View Guest 2018 2016 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet Today With Kathie Lee & Hoda Guest 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Today Guest 2018 2016 2013-2014 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Studio C Unknown (Guest Star) 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Steve Harvey Guest 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Chew Guest 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet LIVE with Kelly Guest 2016
38% 77% Maya & Marty Unknown (Character) 2016
No Score Yet 67% The Awesomes The Imprsario (Voice) 2013-2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet Martha Speaks Unknown (Guest Voice) 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet Saturday Night Live Weekend Update Thursday Unknown (Character) 2012 2008-2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Guest 2012 2010
No Score Yet 90% iCarly Himself (Guest Star) 2011
24% No Score Yet Sit Down, Shut Up Unknown (Voice) 2009
89% 92% Psych Unknown (Guest Star) 2009
10% No Score Yet Off Centre Unknown (Guest Star) 2002
No Score Yet 60% Felicity Unknown (Guest Star) 2001
No Score Yet No Score Yet Kenan & Kel Unknown (Character) 1996-2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Parkers Unknown (Guest Star) 2000
No Score Yet No Score Yet All That Unknown (Character) 1999 1997
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Steve Harvey Show Unknown (Guest Star) 1996-1998
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sister, Sister Unknown (Guest Star) 1997

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