Bill Fagerbakke is a very successful American actor and voice actor. He is the voice behind the Patrick Star of SpongeBob SquarePants. He has also performed in many Broadway shows, television series, and Movies including American Dad!, DuckTales, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, How I Met Your Mother, I’m Dying Up Here, and Mom.
Bill Fagerbakke was born on October 4, 1957, in Fontana, California, the US. As per his birth, he is an American and he belongs to the White ethnic group. His star sign is Libra. There is no further information available about his parents and siblings (if any).
Fagerbakke completed his school education from Minico High School. During his school years, he was involved in sports for the Spartans team. He played football, basketball, and track during school years.
He attended the University of Idaho in Moscow. Fagerbakke was a student of B.A. in Theater Arts at the University. He also attended Southern Methodist University.
Bill Fagerbakke married Catherine McClenahan in 1989. The exact date and venue of the marriage are unknown. Bill’s wife Catherine McClenahan is an actress. She has acted in movies like Head Office, Martin’s Day, and Against the Clock.
The couple, sadly, separated in 2011. They did not file for divorce but separated on financial and mutual terms. The former pair has two children together. Both of them are daughters named are Carson Fagerbakke and Hannah Fagerbakke.
Bill Fagerbakke’s net worth is $10 million. He amassed such a huge amount of net worth from his career as an actor and a voice-over artist. He is still active in the media field and is still contributing to the industry. Fagerbakke’s salary is not out in the media, however, many sites have their assumptions.
As per the report, as an actor Bill’s salary in an average is between $19,095 – $205,518 with bonus $41.22 – $96,354, profit sharing $1,000 and commission $54,000. Similarly, as a voice actor, he earns $150 per hour and $40,000 per year in an average.
Taking about his expenses, Fagerbakke separated from his wife Catherine McClenahan on mutual terms and economic consents. During the separation, Catherine got to keep the $2.4 million house, monthly spousal support of $13,500, a 2010 Lexus hybrid SUV which falls in the price range of $13,728 – $14,971.
On Bill’s share, he kept his 2011 Mini Cooper and his cherry car ‘54 Chevy. He also kept the $3000 security deposit on the home he’s renting.
Bill Fagerbakke’s movies are of a very long list. He worked in many television series and movies. Funny farm, Coach, The Stand, OZ, Jennifer’s Body are some of his movies. On the other hand, he had also worked on many Broadway stage shows.
Bill Fagerbakke’s is the voice of the cartoon character, Patrick Star a starfish, in the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants. Basically, Patrick Star is portrayed as a good and loving friend of SpongeBob. Furthermore, the main character of the series SpongeBob SquarePants is voiced over by Doug Lawrence.