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Tim Meadows Biography

Birth Place:
Highland Park, Michigan, United States
Actor, comedian, writer

Fast Facts

  • Cites Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor as major influences
  • An improv-comedy vet who honed his craft in the ImprovOlympic and Second City troupes, both based in Chicago
  • Performed with Chris Farley at Second City
  • Was a player on Saturday Night Live from 1991 to 2000
  • Made his film debut in 1993's Coneheads, which was inspired by an SNL sketch


  • 1993Emmy-Outstanding Individual Achievement in Writing in a Variety or Music Program: nominated


  • Michelle Meadows -- Ex-wife
  • Lathan Meadows -- Father
  • Mardell Meadows -- Mother
  • Isaiah Crosby Meadows -- Son
  • Julian Meadows -- Son