Kevin Murphy is an actor, writer and puppeteer. He wrote for Mystery Science Theater 3000 for 11 years and played and operated the charactor Tom Servo for 9 years. For the last 3 years of the show he also played Professor Bobo, a talking chimpanzee. After the show, in 2001, spent the whole year going to to movies every single day and then wrote a book called A Year at the Movies: One Man's Filmgoing Odyssey. Kevin currently writes and produces television shows.