Jonathan Slavin (born November 8, 1969) is an American actor.

Early life

Slavin was born in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina and raised in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.[1]


Slavin may be best known for his portrayal of illustrator Byron Togler on the Fox network's sitcom Andy Richter Controls the Universe, Ogo on the CGI animated show Robot and Monster, and scientist Phil Myman on ABC's sitcom Better Off Ted. He currently appears on Dr. Ken.

Slavin has also had guest roles on series such as Castle, Grey's Anatomy, My Name Is Earl, Summerland, Friends, Weeds, Wings, ER, Chicago Hope, Ugly Betty, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Bones, Better with You, Legit, Raising Hope, The Finder, and Friends with Better Lives. He has appeared in such feature films as Free Enterprise, Race to Witch Mountain, Backwoods, A Cinderella Story, Dirty Girl, and Love & Mercy.

Personal life

Slavin is Jewish.[2] He is gay and has lived with his partner Michael for 22 years. He is also a vegan and animal rights activist, with a large menagerie of pets.[3]


  1. ^ The Pet Press ~ Jonathan Slavin
  2. ^ Zied, Julie (May 5, 2009). ""Would You Rather…?" With ‘Better Off Ted’ Stars Jonathan Slavin & Malcolm Barrett". Xfinity. Retrieved March 29, 2012. 
  3. ^ Voss, Brandon (April 21, 2009). "''The Advocate''". Retrieved March 14, 2012. 

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