Thomas Malcolm “Tommy” Pickles is a fictional character who appears in the Nickelodeon animated television series Rugrats and its spin-off All Grown Up! as the protagonist of the shows. He is voiced by E. G. Daily and first appeared on in the Rugrats pilot episode "Tommy Pickles and The Great White Thing". Tommy was created by Arlene Klasky and designed by Gábor Csupó. Klasky was taking care of her fifteen-month-old son when the idea of a show about a one-year-old's point of view came to her, the day before she, Csupó, and Paul Germain were scheduled to pitch a show to Nickelodeon for their Nicktoons series. The character is named after Germain's son. Tommy last appeared in the All Grown Up! episode "Golden Boy".