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Jim Meskimen

Jim Meskimen
Meskimen at the 2014 Annie Awards
Born James Ross Meskimen
(1959-09-10) September 10, 1959
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Stand-up comedian, actor, impressionist, voice artist, comedian
Years active 1984–present
Spouse(s) Tamra Meskimen (1987-present)
Children 1
Parent(s) Freeman Meskimen
Marion Ross
Website .net.jimpressionswww

James Ross "Jim" Meskimen (born September 10, 1959) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, impressionist, voice artist, and comedian. He is known for his work on Whose Line Is It Anyway?.


  • Early life 1
  • Career 2
  • Personal life 3
  • Filmography 4
    • Television 4.1
    • Film 4.2
    • Video games 4.3
    • Internet 4.4
  • References 5
  • External links 6

Early life

Meskimen was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Freeman Meskimen and Marion Ross.[1]


Meskimen portrayed the father of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's characters in Our Lips Are Sealed. He portrayed Officer Wholihan in How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

He voices Thom Cat, Neighbor John, and Stumpy in the Thom Cat short film on Jib Jab animated shorts. In the same year, Meskimen voices and motion captures David Patraeus in Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.

Meskimen was a contestant on season eight of America's Got Talent. He has also toured various U.S. cities performing a one-man act, entitled "Jimpressions", of celebrity impersonations and original characters.

Personal life

In 1987, Meskimen married Tamra Meskimen (née Shockley). They have a daughter named Taylor (born 1990). He is a Scientologist.[2]




Video games


  • George W. Bush


  1. ^ Jim Meskimen Biography (1959-)
  2. ^ SCIENTOLOGY: What I like about it. Jim Ross Meskimen's Blog.
  3. ^ "Thanos Triumphant". Avengers Assemble. Season 2. Episode 13. March 1, 2015. Disney XD. 
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  9. ^ Square Enix.  
  10. ^ Toys for Bob.  

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