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Kenan Thompson

Emmy Award Winner
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Kenan Thompson (/ˈknən/ born May 10, 1978) is an American actor and comedian. Thompson began his acting career in the early 1990's, and garnered fame as an original cast member of Nickelodeon's sketch comedy series All That.

In his early career, he often collaborated with fellow All That costar Kel Mitchell. In 1996, they began starring in their own sitcom Kenan & Kel (1996–2001). He has been a cast member of the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live since 2003, and is the longest-tenured cast member in the show's history. Thompson is also known for his roles in The Mighty Ducks franchise, Good Burger, and the title character in the 2004 film Fat Albert.

He has received a Primetime Emmy Award from three nominations, and is ranked at #88 on VH1's 100 Greatest Teen Stars.

Last Updated: November 6, 2018

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