John Roberts (actor)

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John Roberts
John Roberts by Gage Skidmore 2.jpg
John Roberts in 2016.
Nationality American
Years active 2006–present
Notable works and roles Linda Belcher on Bob's Burgers

John Roberts is an American actor, writer, and comedian. Roberts currently portrays the role of Linda Belcher on the FOX animated comedy primetime series Bob's Burgers,[1] for which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance in 2015.

Career[edit]

Roberts provides the voice of Linda in the FOX animated prime time comedy Bob's Burgers. He has appeared several times on NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and Watch What Happens: Live, has co-written a pilot for MTV with Bob Odenkirk, and performed in two national tours for Margaret Cho as well as her Showtime special. John first gained attention as one of the standout performer/writers on the YouTube follow up "Jackie & Debra" which won The Comedy Smalls award in London. He has over 20 million hits on YouTube and has made videos with the likes of Debbie Harry and David Cross. He performs several times a year at NYC's Joe's Pub and has signed a publishing deal with French Kiss Records.

John features on the track 'Love Level' on the upcoming Blondie album Pollinator, due for release in May 2017. [2]

Personal life[edit]

Roberts is openly gay.[3]

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