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Chris Parnell

Thomas Christopher Parnell is an American actor, voice artist and comedian. He was a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1998 to 2006 and played the role of Dr. Leo Spaceman on 30 Rock. In animation, he voices Cyril Figgis on the FX series Archer, Jerry Smith on Adult Swim's Rick and Morty and the narrator on the PBS series WordGirl. He also voices "The Progressive Box" in a series of advertisements by the Progressive Corporation.



Other Television

Series Episodes Date Type
The Simpsons A Springfield Summer Christmas for Christmas December 13, 2020 Guest Star
Close Enough First Date July 9, 2020 Guest Star
Will & Grace Broadway Boundaries March 19, 2020 Guest Star
The Goldbergs (2013) Dave Kim's Party February 19, 2020 Guest Star
The Goldbergs (2013) The Beverly Goldberg Cookbook: Part 2 December 4, 2019 Guest Star
Will & Grace With Enemies Like These November 7, 2019 Guest Star
Bajillion Dollar Propertie$ Held Breath August 8, 2019 Guest Star
Binging with Babish Good Morning Burger from The Simpsons May 7, 2019 Guest Star
The Late Late Show with James Corden Melissa McCarthy, Chris Parnell, Wallows May 8, 2018 Guest Star
Inside Amy Schumer The World's Most Interesting Woman in the World April 21, 2016 Guest Star
Drunk History Inventors November 10, 2015 Guest Star
The Late Late Show with James Corden Chris Parnell, Nina Dobrev, Wes Bentley, R. City October 6, 2015 Guest Star
Jeff Dunham Unhinged in Hollywood September 17, 2015 Guest Star
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Defending the Earth March 16, 2015 Guest Star
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Sabotage March 15, 2015 Guest Star
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Defense Rests January 25, 2015 Guest Star
Comedy Bang! Bang! Schoolboy Q Wears a Patterned Bucket hat and Glasses January 23, 2015 Guest Star
Drunk History Philadelphia August 19, 2014 Guest Star
Garfunkel and Oates Rule 34 August 14, 2014 Guest Star
The Maya Rudolph Show Pilot May 19, 2014 Guest Star
Drunk History The Wild West August 27, 2013 Guest Star
Workaholics In the Line of Getting Fired June 8, 2011 Guest Star
Mad Love Paw & Order April 11, 2011 Guest Star
The Problem Solverz Time Twister April 4, 2011 Guest Star
Eureka O Little Town December 7, 2010 Guest Star
30 Rock Live Show (West Coast) October 14, 2010 Guest Star
Funny or Die Presents 1,000 Cats; Casual Sex March 26, 2010 Guest Star
Better Off Ted The Impertence of Communicationizing January 12, 2010 Guest Star
The Lonely Island Natalie's Rap March 4, 2006 Guest Star
The Lonely Island Lazy Sunday December 17, 2005 Guest Star
Ed The Divorce October 30, 2002 Guest Star
Saturday Night Live Ellen DeGeneres/No Doubt December 15, 2001 Guest Star
Friends The One with Rachel's Date October 25, 2001 Guest Star
Saturday Night Live Thursday Night Live (2) February 8, 2001 Guest Star
T.V. Funhouse Safari Day (1) January 10, 2001 Guest Star
Conrad Bloom The Ultimatum October 5, 1998 Guest Star
Conrad Bloom Pilot September 21, 1998 Guest Star
Murphy Brown Never Can Say Goodbye (1) May 18, 1998 Guest Star
Caroline in the City Caroline and the Cabbie March 9, 1998 Guest Star
Suddenly Susan Daddy Piper March 9, 1998 Guest Star
Union Square It Takes A Thief January 22, 1998 Guest Star
Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher The Weighting Game November 23, 1997 Guest Star
The Jamie Foxx Show Do the Write Thing October 12, 1997 Guest Star
Seinfeld The Butter Shave September 25, 1997 Guest Star
Hope and Gloria Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Funicular April 6, 1996 Guest Star
Mapleworth Murders Unknown January 1, 1970 Guest Star