Pinney was born in Los Angeles, California.
He has done voice-overs for many animated series, including Mighty Mouse in the short-lived Mighty Mouse: The New Adventures (1987–1988), Chico the Bouncer in Cool World (1992), and the short-lived animated adaption of Jim Henson's Fraggle Rock as the voice of Pa Gorg and Uncle Traveling Matt, and the speaking and singing voice of the Captain in SpongeBob SquarePants (1999–present). He also voiced Stan in the video game The Curse of Monkey Island. He also voice acted Stan Shunpike in a Harry Potter cartoon.
Roles in SpongeBob
- Painty the Pirate (in every appearance except for the "Truth or Square" theme song)
- The zookeeper from "The Smoking Peanut"
- Eugene H. Krabs in SpongeBob SquarePants Typing
- Patrick Pinney on Wikipedia