Johnny Pemberton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Johnny Pemberton
Johnny Pemberton San Diego Comic Con 2016.jpg
Pemberton at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con International
Born (1981-06-01) June 1, 1981 (age 40)
OccupationActor, comedian, podcast host, streamer
Years active2007–present

John deJarnette Pemberton III[2] (born June 1, 1981[3]) is an American actor, comedian, podcast host and streamer from Rochester, Minnesota.[1][4] He is best known for his role as the titular Son of Zorn in the short-lived Fox sitcom, and has also appeared as the recurring character Bo Thompson in the NBC sitcom Superstore.[5]



Year Title Role Notes
2009 In the Loop A.J. Brown
2011 Let Go Preppy Kid
2012 Dream World Richard
21 Jump Street Delroy
The Watch Skater Kid
This Is 40 Room Service Waiter
2014 22 Jump Street Delroy
Jason Nash Is Married Desk Guy
2015 Band of Robbers Tommy Barnes
Ant-Man Ice Cream Store Customer
2016 The 4th Scotty
Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising Frat President
2017 The Night Is Young Darren
2018 Action Point Ziffel
Living Room Coffin Peter
2019 Headlock Scotty
Tone-Deaf Uriah
2020 King Knight Desmond
2021 Unplugging Tim


Year Title Role Notes
2010 It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Craig 2 episodes
2013 Bob's Burgers Dr. Eigerman (voice) Episode: "The Kids Run the Restaurant"
New Girl Prom Date Episode: "Virgins"
Adventure Time Braco (voice) Episode: "The Suitor"
Perception Imaginary Fanboy Episode: "Alienation"
Family Tools Mason Baumgardner Main role
2013–2015 Kroll Show Johnny / Cameron / Kevin Recurring role
2015 Community Assistant Episode: "Queer Studies & Advanced Waxing"
Review Tim Episode: "Curing Homosexuality, Mile High Club"
Fresh Off the Boat Clark Episode: "Shaquille O'Neal Motors"
2015–2018 Pickle and Peanut Peanut (voice) Main role
2015–2021 Superstore Bo Thompson Recurring role
2016–2017 Son of Zorn Alangulon ("Alan") Bennett Main role
2017 You're the Worst Max Recurring role, season 4
2018 I Feel Bad Griff Main role
2019 Just Roll with It Lil Pouty 3 episodes
Drinks of My Life himself "Johnny Pemberton"
2020 The Midnight Gospel Cornelius / Fred / Steve / Billix French Jr. / President's Aid "Blinded By My End", "Taste of the King"
Corporate Donovan "Pickles 4 Breakfast"
2021 Middlemost Post Ryan[6] Recurring role
2021 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Travis Hillsdale Episode: One More Tale of Two Victims


Year Title Role Notes
2011 Aim High Marcus Anderson Recurring role
2013 Poundhouse Johnny Recurring role


Pemberton hosts an experimental audio podcast (with eccentric vocal effects, eclectic music selections; especially reggae, prank phone calls, and guest interviews) called "Live to Tape"[7] (previously known as "Twisting the Wind") on Starburns Audio (formerly the Feral Audio Network).[8]


Johnny started streaming on Twitch in 2020. His weekly variety shows consist of DJing, "just chatting", interviews, gardening and playing video games.[9]


  1. ^ a b "'Family Tools' star Johnny Pemberton looks back at Rochester childhood". Star Tribune. 14 May 2013. Retrieved 19 April 2017.
  2. ^ Steve Lange (December 2010). "issue_id":52719,"view":"articleBrowser","article_id":"552450"} "Megadrive to Succeed". Rochester Magazine.
  3. ^ Rochester Magazine of December 2010, archived April 28, 2017
  4. ^ "Johnny Pemberton - About". Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Johnny Pemberton". Retrieved 12 February 2017.
  6. ^ Denise Petski (June 17, 2021). "Nickelodeon Unveils Trailers For SpongeBob SquarePants Spinoff The Patrick Star Show & Middlemost Post, Sets Premiere Date". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 20, 2021.
  7. ^ "Live to Tape Patreon page".
  8. ^ "Live to Tape with Johnny Pemberton - Starburns Audio".
  9. ^ "Johnny Pemberton - Twitch".

External links[edit]