I’ve been sharing a lot of my favorite Retro Con moments of late. But this, has to be one of my favorite moments! In 2012, we had a Thundercat Reunion! We had three of the original voice actors attend! Larry Kenney [The voice of Lion-o], Peter Newman [The voice of Tygra, my favorite Thundercat. Can you have a crush on a cartoon character? I did!] and Gerrianne Raphael [The voice of Pumyra]! Of course that’s not naming off all of the characters they voiced! But a few of my personal favorites!
My favorite memory! I had dinner with the actors and their families the night before the the show, and at one point Peter had me hide Larry’s dinner plate. Larry was positive it was the waitress, until I started laughing.
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I haven’t spotlighted a favorite talent in a while, and since Jack Angel has always been one of my favorites! He had to be to be a first! If you’ve read his profile on voice chasers, you’ll find he’s worked on everything! He’s a brilliant actor! But I’ve always leaned more towards his Transformer characters.
Jack’s unforgettable as Astrotrain! “It’s always the same thing. I fly them to points unknown, exhaust all my fuel, and they get to have all the fun.”
A personal favorite with Astrotrain!
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Wally Burr, Neil Ross, Gregg Berger, Dan Gilvezan, Paul Eiding and David Mendenhall; during the 25th anniversary movie showing of Transformers.
It was heartbreaking hearing of Wally Burr’s death recently. Before his illness, Wally and I had spoke many times.. Of course in recent years I had slacked off, having a sick father myself. But I never forgot our friendship or the fond memories. In saying that.. I thought I’d share some personal memories. I’ll always remember you Wally.
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Wally Burr, Neil Ross, Gregg Berger, Dan Gilvezan, Paul Eiding and David Mendenhall [David was the voice of Daniel in both the movie and G1 season three and such a sweet guy!] , during the 25th anniversary movie showing of Transformers.
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The actors involved in the original Transformers, G.I. Joe and Voltron series have always been my favorites! I share with you a few Retro Goodies honoring these talents, including some video blogs!
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