Tom Arnold Biography

Birthday: 1959-03-06
Place of Birth: Ottumwa, Iowa USA
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Wiki Biography: In 1983 Tom Arnold got his first taste of stand-up comedy when he performed at open microphone nights at the University of Iowa. Tom's comedy career had its ups and downs over the next several years until 1988, when he entered the Minneapolis Comedy Competition and won first place. With this victory in hand, he decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue a stand-up comedy career. Once he hit Los Angeles, things happened fast. That same year, he was hired as a staff writer for Roseanne's TV sitcom "Roseanne" (1988) and began to appear regularly on the show as "Arnie Thomas". He and Roseanne were married in 1990, with Arnold converting to Judaism prior to the marriage. They formed Rapello County Productions to develop projects for themselves. The couple's marriage, together with their sometimes outrageous behavior, attracted media attention - and especially that of the tabloids - like a magnet. In 1994 conditions between the two deteriorated and they went through a very public, and acrimonious, divorce. Tom has been married twice since then and is the co-host of Fox Sports Net's talk show "The Best Damn Sports Show Period" (2001). He also does voiceover work, and provides the voice for the "Oven Mitt" character in the TV commercials for the Arby's restaurant chain.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
The Rosey and Buddy Show Buddy 1992
The Jackie Thomas Show Jackie Thomas 1992 Comedy
Tom Tom Graham 1994 - 1994
The Tom Show Tom Amross 1997 Comedy
On Air With Ryan Seacrest 2004
Just for Kicks 2006 - 2006 Adventure
My Big Redneck Wedding 2008
Happy Endings 2011 - 2012 Comedy
Redneck Rehab Himself - Host 2012 Reality Tv
Touch 2013 Drama
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Undercover Blues 1993 Comedy, Crime
True Lies Albert Gibson 1994 0
Nine Months Marty Dwyer 1995 Comedy, Romance
Carpool 1996 0
The Stupids Stanley Stupid 1996 0, 0
Big Bully Rosco Bigger (Fang) 1996 0
McHale's Navy Lt. Cmdr. Quinton McHale 1997 0, 0
Touch August Murray 1997 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Hacks Danny 1997 Mystery, Comedy
Golf Punks Al Oliver 1998 Comedy, Sport
Blue Ridge Fall Walter Perkins 1999 Crime, Drama
Lloyd 2000
Bar Hopping 2000
Civility Marty Edelman 2000 Thriller
Animal Factory Buck Rowan 2000 Crime, Drama
Just Sue Me Barbuto 2000 Comedy
Exit Wounds Henry Wayne 2001 Action, Comedy, Crime
Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth Doughy 2001 Comedy, Horror
Children on Their Birthdays 2002
Ablaze Wendell Mays 2002 Drama, Action, Thriller
Hansel & Gretel Boogeyman 2002 Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Cradle 2 the Grave Archie 2003 0, 0
Soul Plane Mr. Hunkee 2004 Biography
Happy Endings Frank 2005 Comedy, Drama, Music
Three Wise Guys 2005
The Race Begins The Rat 2006 Animation, Adventure
Just for Kicks 2007 Adventure, Comedy, Family
Good Dick 2008 0, 0
Gardens of the Night 2008 Comedy
The Year of Getting to Know Us Ron Rocket 2008 0
This Is Not a Test Himself 2008 Comedy, Drama
A Christmas Proposal Malone 2008 Comedy, Drama, Romance
Remarkable Power 2009
April Showers Mr. Blackwell 2009 0, Comedy
Endure James Rawlings / Simon 2010 Thriller
The Skeptic Sully 2010 Horror, Thriller
The Bad Penny Frank 2010 Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Hard Breakers Harold 2011
Goose on the Loose Randall 2011 Comedy, Family
Game of Life Richard 2011 Drama
Barely Legal Mr. Lewis 2011
Legend of Kung Fu Rabbit Shifu 2011 Animation, Action, Adventure
Restitution Tom Lipnity 2011 Crime, Thriller
The Jerk Theory Father Bailey 2011 Comedy
Walk a Mile in My Pradas Joe Bergers 2011 Comedy
Grassroots Tommy 2012 0
Last Call Gabe 2012 Comedy
Jewtopia Bruce Daniels 2012 Comedy, Romance
Kill Speed Rhaynes 2012 Action, Crime, Thriller
Madea's Witness Protection Walter 2012 Comedy, Crime, Drama
Hit and Run Randy Anderson 2012 Action, Comedy, Romance
Underdogs Gene 'Geno' Burman 2013 Action, Family
Jewtopia Bruce Daniels 2013 Comedy, Romance
Palo Alto 2014
Student Bodies Principle Hyman 2014 Comedy
Dumbbells Daddy 2014 Comedy
Shelby Doug the Dog Catcher 2014 Family
Any Day Roland 2015 Biography, Game Show
A Mouse Tale Dalliwog the Wizard 2015 Animation