Kenan Thompson

Biography

Date of Birth 10 May 1978, Atlanta, Georgia, USA Height 5' 8" (1.73 m) Kenan Thompson is an American television and film actor. Career Thompson got his first big break when he was 16. He started on Nickelodeon's All That from 1995 to 1999. He and co-star Kel Mitchell had their own spin-off television series Kenan & Kel which ran 1996 to 2000. Thompson was also the host of the second season of Nickelodeon's animation showcase Oh Yeah! Cartoons. Thompson has starred in several films including: Good Burger (1997), based on the All That sketch of the same name, playing Dexter Reed; and Fat Albert (2004), in which he played the title character. He has also had supporting roles in the movies Snakes on a Plane (2006), Love Don't Cost a Thing (2003), Barbershop 2: Back in Business (2004) Heavyweights (1995) and D2: The Mighty Ducks (1994). [edit] Saturday Night Live In 2003, after Dean Edwards and Tracy Morgan left the regular cast of Saturday Night Live, Finesse Mitchell and Kenan Thompson joined the cast as featured players. He is the first All That alumnus (to date only) to appear on SNL. In the 2005-06 season, Mitchell and Thompson became full-fledged cast members (with their places in the feature player credit taken by Bill Hader, Andy Samberg, and, later, Kristin Wiig). Recurring Characters': Jake Denmont ("Appalachian Emergency Room") DJ Dynasty Handbag ("Deep House Dish") DJ Sugar Shock ("Rap Night") Givindy ("Gays in Space") Malik (Starkisha's boyfriend) Marcus Ritchie B's (Fred Armisen] interpreter) Virginianca Hastings, a black woman who bails her stepdaughter (one played by host Jamie Pressly, the other played by host and musical guest Justin Timberlake) out of trouble. (This bio came from Wikipedia.com)

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The Magic of Belle Isle

Henry

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Good Burger

Dexter Reed

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Stan Helsing

Teddy

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Wonder Park

Gus (voice)

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Wieners

Wyatt

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Good Burger 2

Dexter Reed

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies

Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Jonas Brothers Family Roast

Self - Host

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Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None

Kenan Rockmore

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Snakes on a Plane

Troy

Starring In
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Good Burger 2

Dexter Reed

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Trolls Band Together

Tiny Diamond (voice)

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Pierre the Pigeon-Hawk

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Jonas Brothers Family Roast

Self - Host

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Home Sweet Home Alone

Gavin Washington

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Clifford the Big Red Dog

Vet

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Trolls Holiday in Harmony

Tiny Diamond (voice)

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Trolls 2: World Tour

Tiny Diamond (voice)

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Dads

Self

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Playmobil: The Movie

Bloodbones (voice)

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Wonder Park

Gus (voice)

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Dr. Seuss' The Grinch

Mr. Bricklebaum (voice)

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The Orange Years: The Nickelodeon Story

Self

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Going in Style

Keith

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Rock Dog

Riff (voice)

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Brother Nature

Miesha

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Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special

Himself / Bill Cosby / Trey / Diondre Cole

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Die Sex-Wette - The Winner Takes It All

Mitch

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They Came Together

Teddy

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The Smurfs 2

Greedy Smurf (voice)

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The Magic of Belle Isle

Henry

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The Smurfs

Greedy (voice)

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell - Volume 3

Bill Cosby / Charles Barkley (archive footage)

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Stan Helsing

Teddy

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Amy Poehler

Reggie Hudson / Bartender / Various (archive footage)

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Space Chimps

Ringmaster (voice)

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Wieners

Wyatt

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Snakes on a Plane

Troy

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse

Self

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies

Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)

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The Peter Cottontail Collection

Flutter (voice)

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Saturday Night Live: The Best of Jimmy Fallon

Self (archive footage) (uncredited)

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Fat Albert

Fat Albert

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Barbershop 2: Back in Business

Kenard

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Love Don't Cost a Thing

Walter Colley

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My Boss's Daughter

Hans

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The Master of Disguise

Kenan

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Big Fat Liar

Party Goer

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Kenan & Kel: Two Heads Are Better Than None

Kenan Rockmore

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The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle

Lewis

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Good Burger

Dexter Reed

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D3: The Mighty Ducks

Russ

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Heavyweights

Roy

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D2: The Mighty Ducks

Russ

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Rugrats Tales From The Crib: Snow White

Mirror

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"Saturday Night Live"

Various / ... (72 episodes, 2003-2007)

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