In 2016, Patton won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special in his work on Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping.
In July of 2006 his original script Fruit Pies! was made into a short film, available on YouTube and Myspace.
In 2006 he wrote a comic book called Fruit Pies.
He is friends with comedian Brian Posehn.
Patton is an uncredited writer on the Borat movie.
Patton wrote the comic book JLA Welcome to the Working Week.
Patton's favorite movie is Buono, il brutto, il cattivo, Il.
Patton says that he dislikes George W. Bush.
Patton is friends with comedian Zach Galifianakis.
Patton is a actor, comedian, and writer.
Patton is an avowed atheist.
Patton married Michelle McNamara on September 24, 2005.
Patton is a graduate of the college William and Mary.
Patton graduated from Broad Run High School in 1987.
Patton is a fan of the rock band Queens of the Stone Age and System of a Down.
Patton is 5 foot 7 inches.
Patton collects comic books.
May 28, 2006- He was the special guest on the radio talk show, Loveline.
Patton: I love animals because they don't have envy or stuff like that, it's all impulse.
Patton Oswalt: 90% of every art form is garbage - dance and stand-up, painting and music. Focus on the 10% that's good, suck it up, and drive on.
Patton Oswalt: Do you think you have a problem when you refer to all alcohol as 'pain-go-bye-bye-juice'?