The Big Bang Theory actor Lance Barber has a son and a daughter, born to him by his wife Aliza.
About Lance Barber
Lance Barber has become a familiar face on both the small and silver screens.
Best known for his role as George Cooper, Sr. on the CBS sitcom Young Sheldon (2017–present), and as Bill Ponderosa on the FX hit It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Barber’s journey in the entertainment industry is one of dedication and success.
Barber’s television career took flight with his debut in the improv sketch show On the Spot in 2003. However, it was his breakthrough role as Paulie G. in the 2005 HBO series The Comeback alongside Lisa Kudrow that truly launched him into the spotlight.
In 2010, Barber secured the recurring role of Bill Ponderosa on the wildly popular FX series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, showcasing his comedic prowess. He later reprised his role as Paulie G. when HBO revived The Comeback in 2014.
Barber’s talent extends beyond sitcoms, as evidenced by his appearances in hit shows like How I Met Your Mother, Gilmore Girls, Californication, Monk, The Mentalist, and Grey’s Anatomy.
Notably, he played Jimmy Speckerman in an episode of The Big Bang Theory.
However, it’s Barber’s portrayal of George Cooper Sr. in the Young Sheldon spin-off that has garnered widespread acclaim.
The show, which premiered in 2017, explores the early life of the beloved character Sheldon Cooper.
With each role, Barber brings a unique flair to the characters he embodies, making him a respected figure in the world of comedy television.