Tim Robinson

  • Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
  • Profession: Comedian, Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Became interested in comedy at age 17 after going on a date to the Second City club in Chicago with his high-school sweetheart, Heather, whom he later married.
  • Began his improv studies at the Second City in Detroit during his senior year of high school, and took classes with fellow actor-comedians Keegan Michael Key and Antoine McKay.
  • Named one of Splashlife's 30 Under 30: Comedians to Watch in 2011.
  • Joined SNL in its 38th season, along with fellow Second City alums Aidy Bryant and Cecily Strong.
  • A member of the Cook County Social Club improv troupe.


  • 2016, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Emmy — Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety (Including Talk) - Series: Nominee
  • 2017, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety - Sketch Series: Winner
  • 2018, Writers Guild Awards — Comedy/Variety - Music, Awards, Tributes - Specials: Nominee


  • Heather — Wife
  • Buster — Son
  • Penny — Daughter

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