William Mark 'Bill' Fagerbakke (born October 4, 1957) is an American actor and voice actor. He is well known for his long-running-roles as Patrick Star in the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants and Michael 'Dauber' Dybinski on the sitcom Coach. To date, he has also appeared in 10 episodes of the sitcom How I Met Your Mother as Marshall Eriksen's father Marvin. Fagerbakke, who stands at 6'6' (1.98 m), was born in Fontana, California. Fagerbakke is a 1975 graduate of Minico High School in Rupert, Idaho, and attended the University of Idaho in Moscow. He played football for the Vandals as a reserve defensive lineman until a knee injury ended his athletic career in spring drills before his junior season, which turned his focus to theater.
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