Jack McBrayer (/ˌməkˈbrɛər/; born May 27, 1973) is an American actor, voice artist and comedian. He gained national exposure for his portrayal of characters on Late Night with Conan O'Brien and as Kenneth Parcell in 30 Rock, for which he was nominated for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series at the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards.[2] He has voiced characters in Wreck-it RalphPhineas and Ferband Wander Over Yonder, and currently plays Dr. Ted Goodwin, a recurring character on the ABC sitcom The Middle. He guest stars in Robotomy in the episode Frenemy.