Template:Stub Template:Cast Patton Peter Oswalt (born January 27, 1969, in Portsmouth, Virginia) is an American comedian, writer, actor, and voice actor, notable for his role as Spence Olchin in The King of Queens. He provided the voice of Franz in the Gravity Falls episode "The Golf War."
Oswalt was born January 27, 1969, in Portsmouth, Virginia, to Carla (née Runfola) and Larry J. Oswalt, a career United States Marine Corps officer. He was named after General George S. Patton. He has one younger brother, Matt Oswalt, a comedy writer best known for the YouTube web series "Puddin'." While a military brat, his family later lived in Ohio and Tustin, California, before settling in Sterling, Virginia. He is a 1987 graduate of Broad Run High School in Ashburn, Virginia and subsequently graduated from the College of William and Mary, where he majored in English and was initiated into the Alpha Theta Chapter of the Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity.