Timothy Simons

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Timothy Simons
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Simons at the New York PaleyFest 2014 for the TV show Veep
Born (1978-06-12) June 12, 1978 (age 43)
Alma materUniversity of Maine
OccupationActor, comedian
Years active2010–present
Height6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Spouse(s)Annie Simons

Timothy Charles Simons (born June 12, 1978) is an American actor and comedian best known for his role as Jonah Ryan on the HBO television series Veep,[1] for which he has received five nominations and one win for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.[2][3] He has also had acting roles in the films The Interview, Christine, and The Boss.

Personal life[edit]

Simons was raised in Readfield, Maine, the son of Susan and Ron Simons, and graduated from Maranacook Community High School in 1996.[4] He graduated from the University of Maine in 2001.[4] Simons is married to Annie Simons and they have twins born in December 2011.[4] His sister, Lacey Simons, owns a bookstore, hello hello books, in Rockland, Maine.

His daughter is named Hopper and his son is named Marty.[5]


Year Title Role Notes
2010 Days Together[citation needed] Bartender at R Bar
2013 Beneath the Harvest Sky Dayton
2014 Draft Day Marx
2014 Inherent Vice Agent Borderline
2014 The Interview Malcolm
2015 Digging for Fire Yoga Couple
2015 Goosebumps Officer Stevens
2016 Christine Steve Turner
2016 The Boss Stephan
2016 Flock of Dudes Butler
2016 Gold Jeff Jackson
2018 Irreplaceable You Dominic
2018 Ralph Breaks the Internet Butcher Boy (voice)
2019 Extracurricular Activities[6] Cliff Dawkins
2019 Yes, God, Yes Father Murphy
2019 The Hustle Jeremy
2020 Happiest Season Mall Security Ed
2021 Home Sweet Home Alone Hunter
2022 Don't Worry Darling Dean Post-production
Year Title Role Notes
2012–2019 Veep Jonah Ryan Main role; 65 episodes
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2017)
Nominated – Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2013–2016),
2012 Best Friends Forever Tall Guy Episode: "Single and Lovin' It"
2015 Stone Quackers Various voices 2 episodes
2017 Easy Whitman Episode: "Package Thief"
2017 Drop the Mic Himself Episode: "Tony Hale vs. Timothy Simons / Rascal Flatts vs. Boyz II Men"
2018–2019 Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Huginn (voice) Main role
2019 Future Man Xenu Episode: "Countdown to Prologue"
2019 Looking for Alaska The Eagle Main role
2019 Robot Chicken Porter (voice) Episode: "Robot Chicken's Santa's Dead (Spoiler Alert) Holiday Murder Thing Special"
2020 Big Hero 6: The Series Supersonic Stu (voice) 3 episodes
2020 Briarpatch Candy Bar Bains Episode: "Game Theory and Mescaline"
2020 Bob's Burgers TSA Agent (voice) Episode: "The Terminalator II: Terminals of Endearment"
2020 The George Lucas Talk Show Self Episode: "Radioland Stream Night"
2021 Dickinson Frederick Law Olmsted Episode: "The Daisy follows soft the Sun"
2021–present Rugrats Drew Pickles (voice) 3 episodes
2021–present HouseBroken Raccoon (voice) 2 episodes


  1. ^ "Hail to the Mischief Maker". The New York Times. March 30, 2014. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  2. ^ "The 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards". Screen Actors Guild.
  3. ^ "The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards". Screen Actors Guild.
  4. ^ a b c Burnham, Emily. "Maine native Tim Simons finds success on HBO comedy series 'Veep'". Bangor Daily News. Maine. Retrieved February 6, 2017.
  5. ^ Colbert, Stephen. "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert: "Timothy Simons Has Endured A Lot From The 'Veep' Writers"". Youtube.com. Youtube. Retrieved February 4, 2020.
  6. ^ Busch, Anita (August 24, 2016). "Colin Ford, Ellie Bamber, Timothy Simons Lead 'Extracurricular Activities'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 25, 2019.

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