- Comedian Bobcat Goldthwait was a childhood friend and classmate; they performed stand-up together and called their act Tomcat and Bobcat.
- Bagged groceries at Price Chopper for six years before leaving his hometown to pursue a comedy career.
- Big break came when he provided the voice of Heffer, the yellow cow, on Rocko's Modern Life.
- Met wife Jill Talley while they were both working on the 1992 Fox sketch-comedy show The Edge.
- He and his wife are featured in the 1996 Smashing Pumpkins video "Tonight, Tonight" as the young couple taking their honeymoon on the moon.
- Theresa Kenny — Mother
- Mack Kenny — Son
- Nora Kenny — Daughter
- Jill Talley — Wife
- Paul Kenny — Father