Patrick Warburton is not only an American actor but he is also an extraordinary voice actor. He is best known for his appearances on The Tick, A Series Of Unfortunate Events, Seinfeld, Less Than Perfect and Rules Of Engagement.
As a voice actor, he is known for voicing the paraplegic police officer – Joe Swanson – on Family Guy. He also voiced Kronk on The Emperor’s New Groove, Lok in the Tak and the Power of Juju video games, Brock Samson in The Venture Bros and Flynn in the Skylanders video games.
It is not surprising Patrick Warburton lands so many voice acting roles, considering his voice is actually very distinctive and near iconic.
Patrick Warburton: Bio & Age
Patrick John Warburton was born on the 14th of November, 1964 to John Charles Warburton Jr and Barbara Jeanne Gratz in Paterson New Jersey. His father was an Orthopedic Surgeon while his mother an actress – credited as Barbara Lord. Patrick has three sisters – Megan, Lara, and Mary.
The actor and his siblings were raised in Huntington Beach, California in a conservative and religious Catholic family. Patrick attended the Saints Simon and Jude Catholic School before changing to Servite High School in Anaheim, California and then the Newport Harbor High School.
For his tertiary education, Patrick Warburton began studying Marine Biology at the Orange Coast College in California. However, he dropped out to pursue his acting and modeling interests. While dropping out of school does not usually pay off for most, there is no denying that it paid off for Patrick.
Some of his works include Scream 3, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins, Joe Somebody, Run Ronnie Run, Murphy Brown, Men in Black II, Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D, Chicken Little, Hoodwinked!, Dave’s World, Teacher’s Pet, Ellen, Archer, Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated, The Penguins of Madagascar, Mad About You, Open Season, The Wild, Underdog, Bee Movie, Get Smart, Happily N’ever After, Ted, Movie 43, Mr. Peabody And Sherman, Quantum Leap, Malcolm IN The Middle and Animal Crackers.
And this is only a brief selection of all his roles since 1986.
Is He Gay?
Patrick Warburton has been in the entertainment industry for many years and it’s not surprising that people would speculate about his sexuality considering how common it is for the media to speculate on the private life of celebrities especially their sexuality.
However, though Patrick has made the effort to keep his life private, it is a known fact that Patrick Warburton is a straight man. The continual presence of a woman in his life being that he is married gives credence to this fact.
Family: Wife, Children
Patrick met his wife to be, Cathy Jennings in 1990 and it didn’t take the two long to realize they were meant to be and they took their relationship to next level by getting married on the 1st Of February in 1991.
After decades of marriage, the couple has four children together and their relationship seems to remain as strong as ever. Of their four children, they have one daughter and three sons. Their first son – Talon – was born in 1992. Their daughter – Alexandra – was born in 1994. The second son of the family, Shane, was born in 1998 and finally, Gabriel was born in 2000.
Through their many years of marriage, there have been no rumors of infidelity and any improper behavior on the part of Patrick or Cathy. For all intents and purposes, they have a healthy and happy marriage, especially by Hollywood’s standard.
Height, Weight, and Body Measurements
The actor’s height is currently listed a 6’2” and his weight is 230lbs (104 kgs). The actor has an impressive physique which is to be expected considering that is an unofficial rule when it comes to being an actor or actress (with a few exceptions).
While his work out plan or diet plan is not currently on the record, you can be sure that the actor puts in a lot of effort to maintain his body, including frequent exercises and work out sessions.
Patrick Warburton’s Net Worth
Patrick Warburton currently has an impressive net worth of $30 million. Not that one is to be surprised by it, considering he has been active in the industry since 1986. In that time, he has appeared as a support and guest character on numerous films and television shows but he has also appeared as a lead character too.