Tim Robinson

Inside Biography

Tim Robinson is an American comedian, actor, and writer, widely recognized as the co-creator & star of the Netflix comedy sketch I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson (2019- Present). An alum of Second City Detroit, Robinson pushed himself through other odd jobs before his comedy career stood firm. 

A writer at Saturday Night Live during the early 2010s, the Detroit-born worked on many comedy shows including Detroiters, Our Cartoon President, & Teenage Euthanasia.

Tim Robinson's Birth Details

A native of Detroit, Michigan, the USA, Robinson was born on May 23, 1981, under the birth sign Gemini. As of 2022, the American comedian is 41 years old. He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall.

His zoadic sign is Gemini and it is the third astrological sign in the zodiac under the tropical zodiac.


CAPTION: Comedian Tim Robinson during his early days; with his friend Nick Kroll SOURCE: [email protected]

Parents of Robinson

Nothing much on Tim's family is out, except his father worked in construction while his mother was an employee at Chrysler. He grew up in Clarkson and Waterford; complete his high school in 2000 at Clarkston High School.

Afterward, he would enroll at Second City Detroit for improv classes, while working side by side in a toy shop for livelihood.

Married to Heather Robinson

Currently, Tim Robinson lives in Los Angeles with his wife Heather Robinson and two children. Reportedly, his wife is an electrical engineer for Chrysler- the same company where the comedian's mother worked.

The duo began dating in the 1990s when they were in high school. After many years of relationship, they married in September 2006 in a private ceremony.

CAPTION: Robinson and his high school girlfriend-turned-wife Heather Robinson SOURCE: [email protected]

Children of Robinson

Together, the couple Robinson and Heather share 2 children together. The eldest child, son Buster is into skateboarding while the younger one, daughter Penny is reportedly a comedian in the making.

Quite often, Robinson shares pictures of his kids on Instagram (@tsrobinson23) with more than 189K followers. No doubt, a successful comedian & a lovable father he is!

CAPTION: Tim Robinson with his son & daughter SOURCE: [email protected]

While on leisure time, Tim loves to spend time with his family, not to mention, chilling out with his friends too. He is a dog person.

Net Worth In 2022

Online sources estimate that Tim Robinson has an estimated net worth of $40 million as of 2022. Back in 2021, his alleged fortune was around $1.5 million. Notably, the American comedian made a considerable sum of money from his comedy career & some contribution through film appearances as well.

In the United States, a comedian earns a salary in the range of $38,810 to $49,712, while an actor can pocket $57,000 annually.

Career Details

Since 2010, Robinson is active as a comedian, having started his career as a member of the Second City Chicago troupe. He then went on to perform at iO Theater and Just for Laughs.

His career recognition came in 2012 when he wrote for 68 episodes (appeared in 21 episodes) of Saturday Night Live until 2014. His noteworthy celebrity impressions in SNL were Ben Bailey and Bill Cowher.  Afterward, he would appear in recurring roles in Monkey Love, Chicago Rats, The Awesomes, The Cream Brothers, and Making History.

In 2017, Tim co-created the TV series Detroiters with Sam Richardson, Zach Kanin, and Joe Kelly. It ran for a year until 2018; Robinson appeared as Tim Cramblin in 20 episodes. It featured many famous figures as guests & some of them include Kevin Nash, Chris Redd, Conner O'Malley, Cecily Strong, among others.

 Robinson' show

Since 2019, the comedian Robinson has co-created & appears in various roles in his own show I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson. The Season 2 of the Netflix comedy sketch premiered on July 6, 2021, having completed 12 episodes on 2 season run.

Aside from being the creator & writer of the series with Zach Kanin, he also serves as its executive producer. Other executive producers include Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone.

 Voice Giver Actor

Saturday Night Live actor has given his voice to the TV series Teenage Euthanasi (2021), Big City Greens (2020-22) and Human Resources (2022).

As for movies, Tim worked on Brother Nature (2018), An American Pickle (2020) and Chip 'n Dale: Rescue Rangers (2022).

by samriddhi, 2022-07-04 03:00:00

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