Bob OdenkirkRobert John Odenkirk (born October 22, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, and producer. He is best known for his role as smooth-talking lawyer Saul Goodman on the AMC crime drama series ''Breaking Bad'' and its spin-off ''Better Call Saul'', and for the HBO sketch comedy series ''Mr. Show with Bob and David'', which he co-created and starred in with fellow comic and friend David Cross.
From the late 1980s to 1990s, Odenkirk wrote for television shows ''Saturday Night Live'' and ''The Ben Stiller Show'', winning two Emmys for his work. He also wrote for ''Late Night with Conan O'Brien'' and ''Get a Life'' and acted in a recurring role as Agent Stevie Grant in ''The Larry Sanders Show''. In the early 2000s, Odenkirk discovered the comedy duo Tim & Eric and produced their television series ''Tom Goes to the Mayor'' and ''Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!'' He directed three films, ''Melvin Goes to Dinner'' (2003), ''Let's Go to Prison'' (2006), and ''The Brothers Solomon'' (2007). He was also an executive producer of the sketch comedy show ''The Birthday Boys'', developing the show with the comedy group after seeing their work at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles. In 2015, he and David Cross reunited, along with the rest of the ''Mr. Show'' cast, for ''W/ Bob & David'' on Netflix. Odenkirk co-wrote, produced, and starred in the Netflix original film ''Girlfriend's Day'' which was released in 2017.
The success of ''Breaking Bad'' and ''Better Call Saul'' led to acting work in high-profile projects, such as ''Nebraska'', directed by Alexander Payne; ''Fargo'', written and created by Noah Hawley; ''The Post'', directed by Steven Spielberg; Disney/Pixar's ''Incredibles 2'', written and directed by Brad Bird; and ''Little Women'', written and directed by Greta Gerwig. Provided by Wikipedia