About Kevin Nealon
Kevin Nealon has set himself apart from othercomedic performers with his unique sense of humor,dry wit, and likeable demeanor. Nealon is best knownfor his nine-year stint as a cast member of NBC’s“Saturday Night Live.” More recently, Nealon hasreceived critical acclaim for his role in the Showtimeseries “Weeds.” The show was honored at the 2006,2007 and 2009 Golden Globes where they werenominated for “Best Television Series in a Musical orComedy.” In 2007 and 2009 “Weeds” was alsonominated in the “Outstanding Performance by anEnsemble in a Comedy Series” category at the ScreenActors Guild Awards.Nealon was most recently seen in the fifth season ofthe Showtime series “Weeds.” The all-star cast whichincludes Mary Louise Parker, Elizabeth Perkins, andRomany Malco centers around a single mother, NancyBotwin, who makes ends meet by selling marijuana.Nealon portrays Nancy’s nearly perpetually stonedaccountant and business advisor. Every season earnsthe show outstanding ratings and numerous awards.Nealon can also be seen in the stop-motion animatedseries “Glenn Martin, DDS.” Nealon does the voice forthe title role opposite Catherine O’Hara and Judy Greer.The show follows the adventures of a traveling dentistand his family. “Glenn Martin, DDS” was recently pickedup for a second season. It airs nightly on Nick at Night.Nealon was last seen on the big screen in ALIENS INTHE ATTIC opposite Tim Meadows and AshleyTisdale. The adventure comedy shot in New Zealandfollows a family who teams up against aliens who areinvading their home through the attic.Nealon’s first one hour stand up special called, “KevinNealon: Now Hear Me Out!” aired on Showtime onFriday, September 4th to rave reviews. “Kevin Nealon:Now Hear Me Out!” was released on DVD in October.Nealon wrote a book entitled, Yes, You’re Pregnant ButWhat About Me?, which is a comical look at the maleperspective of pregnancy. The book was released onMay 13, 2008 and is available in bookstores.Nealon can be seen in the independent featureREMARKABLE POWER with Tom Arnold. Nealon starsas a late night talk show host who goes to greatlengths to bring his cancelled show back on the air.He can also be seen in the upcoming Nick Swardsonfeature BORN TO BE A STAR.Nealon was seen in Adam Sandler’s comedy YOUDON’T MESS WITH THE ZOHAN for Sony Pictures.The film grossed $201 Million worldwide.Last year Nealon hosted TBS’s “Funniest Commercialsof the Year” for the fourth time. The specialhighlighted the most outrageous commercials fromaround the world and is a continued success for theNetwork.As one of the longest running cast members on NBC’s“Saturday Night Live” (1986-1995), Nealon hascreated some of the most memorable characters.Such as ‘The Subliminal Man’ and ‘Hans and Franz.’Nealon’s reoccurring role as an anchor on ‘WeekendUpdate’ made the sketch a show staple. In 1988Kevin was nominated for an Emmy Award as part ofthe SNL writing team.While Nealon has made an impression on audiencesin television, his film career continues to grow.Nealon can be seen in the comedic success ANGERMANAGEMENT opposite Jack Nicholson and fellow“SNL” comedian Adam Sandler. Nealon also starredwith “Saturday Night Live” alumni David Spade, inColumbia Tristar’s JOE DIRT.In addition, Nealon starred along with Adam Sandlerin EIGHT CRAZY NIGHTS, THE WEDDING SINGER,and HAPPY GILMORE. These films have enjoyed anenormous success at the box office and continue tobe at the top of DVD sales.Nealon’s other film credits include DADDY DAY CAREwith Eddie Murphy, GOOD BOY with Molly Shannon,ROXANNE with Steve Martin, and the cult hit,GRANDMA’S BOY with Jonah Hill and Nick Swardson.Nealon is a familiar figure on television as well with anumber of guest appearances on “Monk”, “FatActress”, “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “StillStanding.”Nealon currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and son.