Patton Peter Oswalt (born January 27, 1969) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and writer. He is known for roles as Spencer Olchin in the sitcom The King of Queens (1998–2007), voicing Remy in the Pixar film Ratatouille (2007), co-starring alongside Charlize Theron in Young Adult (2011) and the Koenigs on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2014–2017). Oswalt has appeared in six stand-up specials and won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special and a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album for his Netflix special Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping (2016). Oswalt made his acting debut in the Seinfeld episode "The Couch", appeared in the superhero film Blade: Trinity (2004), starred in the comedy-drama film Big Fan (2009) and the series The Heart, She Holler (2011–2014). He currently narrates the sitcom The Goldbergs (2013–present) as the adult Adam F. Goldberg, voiced male Jesse in the video game Minecraft: Story Mode, stars in the 2017 revival of Mystery Science Theater 3000, voices the title character in the crime comedy series Happy! (2017–present) and co-stars as Principal Ralph Durbin on A.P. Bio (2018–present).
Recent episodes featuring Patton Oswalt
Patton Oswalt Finds Humor in Shadow of Grief
Episode of
ideastream Arts & Culture
Patton Oswalt talks with Mike McIntyre about getting back to work as a comedian following the death of his wife Detailed show notes at
State of Ohio's Medical Marijuana Program; Comedian Patton Oswalt
Episode of
The Sound of Ideas
We'll hear the state of Ohio's medical marijuana program and meet comedian Patton Oswalt. Detailed show notes at
589. Patton Oswalt, Andy Daly
Episode of
Comedy Bang Bang: The Podcast
Comedian extraordinaire Patton Oswalt joins Scott to talk about the second season of A.P. Bio, whether King Kong did nothing wrong, and which superhero he would want to portray in a motion picture. Then, Dalton Wilcox, Poet Laureate of the West returns to announce his new name.This episode is brought to you by Roman (, Dexter Guff is Smarter Than You podcast, Thomas’ English Muffins, and Hotel Tonight (
84: Patton Oswalt - Swing It Wherever You Want
Episode of
Dumb People Town
This week, comedic genius Patton Oswalt visits Dumb People Town!  Story 1: a grilled chicken dispute. Story 2 brings us a man who tells investigators he wasn't drinking and driving, but was only drinking bourbon at traffic signals and stop signs. Story 3 is the tale of a man who can accomplish some wild things with watermelons.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
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Jan 27th, 1969
Los Angeles, CA, USA
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