Cast and Crew of Futurama

Cast of
Futurama

About Futurama

Futurama is an animated science fiction sitcom that has captured the hearts of many with its unique storyline and memorable characters. The show was created by Matt Groening, the mastermind behind The Simpsons, and it first aired in 1999. The series is set in the retro-futuristic 31st century and follows the adventures of Philip J. Fry, a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy who is cryogenically frozen for a thousand years and wakes up in the future.

The show's diverse cast of characters is one of the reasons why it has become so popular. Philip J. Fry, voiced by Billy West, is a likable and relatable protagonist who provides the audience with a fresh perspective on the future. Fry's curiosity and sense of humor make him an excellent guide through the strange and wonderful world of Futurama. The show also features a host of other memorable characters, including Bender, a sarcastic and heavy-drinking robot played by John DiMaggio, and Professor Farnsworth, the eccentric and often forgetful head of Planet Express, also voiced by Billy West.

As for the plot, Futurama follows Fry as he navigates his new life in the 31st century and finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company. The show combines elements of science fiction, comedy, and adventure to create a unique and engaging viewing experience. Each episode takes the viewer on a new journey through space, where they encounter bizarre alien species, time-traveling mishaps, and much more. With its witty humor, lovable characters, and imaginative storytelling, Futurama is a must-watch for any fan of animated television.

Futurama ran for 10 seasons.

Main Cast of Futurama

Billy West
plays Fry / Professor Farnsworth / Zoidberg / Zapp Brannigan (voice) (144 episodes)

Billy West as Fry / Professor Farnsworth / Zoidberg / Zapp Brannigan (voice)

William Richard "Billy" West (born April 16, 1950) is an American voice actor. He launched his career in the early 19...

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Katey Sagal
plays Leela (voice) (144 episodes)

Katey Sagal as Leela (voice)

Katey Sagal, born Catherine Louise Sagal on January 19, 1954, is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She has...

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John DiMaggio
plays Bender (voice) (144 episodes)

John DiMaggio as Bender (voice)

John William DiMaggio is an American voice actor. A native of North Plainfield, New Jersey, he is known for his gruff...

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Tress MacNeille
plays Mom (voice) (144 episodes)

Tress MacNeille as Mom (voice)

Teressa Claire MacNeille (née Payne; born June 20, 1951) is an American voice actress, whose credits include voicing ...

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Maurice LaMarche
plays Morbo / Kif Kroker (voice) (144 episodes)

Maurice LaMarche as Morbo / Kif Kroker (voice)

Maurice LaMarche (born March 30, 1958) is a Canadian voice actor and former stand up comedian. He is best known for h...

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Lauren Tom
plays Amy Wong (voice) (144 episodes)

Lauren Tom as Amy Wong (voice)

Lauren Tom is an American actress and voice actress perhaps best known for her roles as Lena St Clair in The Joy Luck...

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Phil LaMarr
plays Hermes Conrad (voice) (144 episodes)

Phil LaMarr as Hermes Conrad (voice)

Phillip "Phil" LaMarr (born January 24, 1967) is an American actor, comedian and voice actor. One of the original cas...

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David Herman
plays Scruffy (voice) (144 episodes)

David Herman as Scruffy (voice)

David Herman (born February 20, 1967) is an American actor, comedian and voice actor best known as an original cast m...

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Frank Welker
plays Nibbler (voice) (124 episodes)

Frank Welker as Nibbler (voice)

Franklin Wendell Welker (born March 12, 1946) is an American voice actor with an extensive career spanning nearly six...

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Secondary Cast of Futurama

David Herman
plays Bear Biologist (voice) (1 episode)

David Herman as Bear Biologist (voice)

David Herman (born February 20, 1967) is an American actor, comedian and voice actor best known as an original cast m...

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Frank Welker
plays Tardigrades (voice) (1 episode) , Nibbler / Pygmy Hyena Moles (voice) (1 episode) , Mountain Lion (voice) (1 episode)

Frank Welker as Tardigrades (voice)

Franklin Wendell Welker (born March 12, 1946) is an American voice actor with an extensive career spanning nearly six...

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Walter Koenig
plays Walter Koenig (voice) (2 episodes)

Walter Koenig as Walter Koenig (voice)

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Ron Popeil
plays Ron Popeil's head (voice) (2 episodes)

Claudia Schiffer
plays Claudia Schiffer's head (voice) (2 episodes)

Claudia Schiffer as Claudia Schiffer's head (voice)

Claudia Maria Schiffer is a German model, actress, and fashion designer, based in the United Kingdom. She rose to fam...

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Hank Azaria
plays Harold Zoid (voice) (2 episodes)

Hank Azaria as Harold Zoid (voice)

Hank Azaria  (born April 25, 1964) is an American film, television and stage actor, director and comedian. He is note...

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Dick Clark
plays Dick Clark's Head (voice) (2 episodes)

Dick Clark as Dick Clark's Head (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Richard Wagstaff "Dick" Clark was an American game-show host, radio andtel...

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Phil Hendrie
plays Free Waterfall Junior (voice) (4 episodes)

Phil Hendrie as Free Waterfall Junior (voice)

Philip Stephen Hendrie (born September 1, 1952) is an American radio personality and actor. Hendrie has also acted pr...

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Rich Little
plays Rich Little's Head (voice) (2 episodes)

Rich Little as Rich Little's Head (voice)

​Born in Canada, Rich Little got his start just like almost every other comic of his time - night clubs. he was a ver...

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Donovan
plays Himself (2 episodes)

Donovan as Himself

Donovan Philips Leitch, better known mononymously as Donovan, is a Scottish-born singer, songwriter and guitarist.

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Bob Barker
plays Bob Barker (voice) (2 episodes)

Bob Barker as Bob Barker (voice)

Robert William Barker is a retired American television game show host. He is known for hosting CBS's The Price Is Rig...

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Jan Hooks
plays Anglelyne (voice) (2 episodes)

Jan Hooks as Anglelyne (voice)

Jan Hooks was born on April 23, 1957 and passed away 9 years ago at the age of 57 on October 9, 2014.

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Bea Arthur
plays Femputer (voice) (2 episodes)

Bea Arthur as Femputer (voice)

Beatrice Arthur (born Bernice Frankel; May 13, 1922 – April 25, 2009) was an American actress and comedian. Born and ...

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Conan O'Brien
plays Conan O'Brien (2 episodes)

Conan O'Brien as Conan O'Brien

Conan Christopher O'Brien (born April 18, 1963) is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer and perfo...

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Adam Horovitz
plays Ad-Rock / MCA (voice) (2 episodes)

Adam Horovitz as Ad-Rock / MCA (voice)

Adam Keefe Horovitz (born October 31, 1966), popularly known as Ad-Rock, is an American rapper, guitarist and actor....

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Nora Dunn
plays Morgan Proctor (voice) (2 episodes)

Nora Dunn as Morgan Proctor (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Nora Eloise Dunn (born April 29, 1952) is an American actress and comedian, pe...

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Suzie Plakson
plays Amazonian (voice) (2 episodes)

Suzie Plakson as Amazonian (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Height 6' 0½" (1,84 m) Suzie Plakson (born June 3, 1958) is an American actr...

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John Goodman
plays Robot Santa Claus (voice) (2 episodes)

John Goodman as Robot Santa Claus (voice)

John Goodman is an American stage, film and television actor, best known for his role as Dan Conner on the television...

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Sigourney Weaver
plays Planet Express Ship (voice) (2 episodes)

Sigourney Weaver as Planet Express Ship (voice)

Susan Alexandra "Sigourney" Weaver (born October 8, 1949) is an American actress. Weaver is considered to be a pionee...

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Nancy Cartwright
plays Bart Simpson Doll (voice) (2 episodes)

Nancy Cartwright as Bart Simpson Doll (voice)

Nancy Campbell Cartwright (born October 25, 1957) is an American film and television actress, comedian and voice arti...

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Parker Posey
plays Umbriel (2 episodes)

Parker Posey as Umbriel

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Leonard Nimoy
plays Leonard Nimoy's Head (Voice) (4 episodes)

Leonard Nimoy as Leonard Nimoy's Head (Voice)

Leonard Nimoy was an American actor, film director, poet, musician and photographer. Nimoy's most famous role is that...

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Michael Diamond
plays Mike D's head (voice) (2 episodes)

Michael Diamond as Mike D's head (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Diamond was born in New York City to an upper-middle-class Jewish household. ...

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William Shatner
plays William Shatner (voice) (2 episodes)

William Shatner as William Shatner (voice)

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Jonathan Frakes
plays Jonathan Frakes (voice) (2 episodes)

Jonathan Frakes as Jonathan Frakes (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jonathan Scott Frakes (born August 19, 1952) is an American actor, author and...

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Gary Gygax
plays Gary Gygax (voice) (1 episode)

Nichelle Nichols
plays Nichelle Nichols' Head (voice) (2 episodes)

Nichelle Nichols as Nichelle Nichols' Head (voice)

Nichelle Nichols (born Grace Dell Nichols; December 28, 1932 - July 30, 2022) was an American actress, singer and vo...

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Todd Susman
plays Announcer (voice) (1 episode)

Todd Susman as Announcer (voice)

Todd Susman is an American stage and screen actor, appearing in many guest roles in film and television.

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Pauly Shore
plays Pauly Shore (voice) (1 episode)

Pauly Shore as Pauly Shore (voice)

Paul Montgomery "Pauly" Shore (born February 1, 1968) is an American comedian and actor who starred in several comedy...

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Bob Uecker
plays Bob Uecker (voice) (1 episode)

Bob Uecker as Bob Uecker (voice)

Bob Uecker's first career was professional baseball. He played six seasons in the majors (1962-1967), playing catcher...

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Hank Aaron
plays Hank Aaron (voice) (1 episode)

Roseanne Barr
plays Roseanne Barr (voice) (1 episode)

Roseanne Barr as Roseanne Barr (voice)

Roseanne Cherie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an American actress, comedian, writer, television producer and direct...

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Emilia Clarke
plays Marianne (voice) (1 episode)

Emilia Clarke as Marianne (voice)

Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke (born 23 October 1986) is a British actress, best known for her portrayal as Daene...

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Craig Ferguson
plays Susan Boil (voice) (1 episode)

Craig Ferguson as Susan Boil (voice)

Craig Ferguson (born 17 May 1962) is a Scottish-born, naturalized American television host, stand-up comedian, writer...

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Chris Elliott
plays V-Giny (voice) (1 episode)

Chris Elliott as V-Giny (voice)

Christopher Nash "Chris" Elliott (born May 31, 1960) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He is best known for ...

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Katee Sackhoff
plays Grrrl (voice) (1 episode)

Katee Sackhoff as Grrrl (voice)

Kathryn Ann "Katee" Sackhoff (born April 8, 1980) is an American actress known mainly for playing Captain Kara "Starb...

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Matt Groening
plays Self (voice) (1 episode)

Matt Groening as Self (voice)

Matthew Abram "Matt" Groening (born February 15, 1954) is an American cartoonist, screenwriter, and producer. He is t...

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David X. Cohen
plays Computer (voice) (2 episodes)

David X. Cohen as Computer (voice)

David Samuel Cohen, better known as David X. Cohen, is an American television writer. He began working on Beavis and ...

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Sergio Aragonés
plays Sergio Aragonés (voice) (1 episode)

Sergio Aragonés as Sergio Aragonés (voice)

Spanish/Mexican cartoonist and writer best known for his contributions to Mad magazine and creating the comic book Gr...

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Mark Mothersbaugh
plays Mark Mothersbaugh (voice) (1 episode)

Mark Mothersbaugh as Mark Mothersbaugh (voice)

Mark Allen Mothersbaugh (born May 18, 1950) is an American musician, composer, singer and painter. He is the co-found...

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Al Gore
plays Al Gore (voice) (3 episodes)

Al Gore as Al Gore (voice)

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. served as the 45th Vice President of the United States (1993–2001), under President Bill...

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Coolio
plays Kwanzaabot (voice) (3 episodes)

Coolio as Kwanzaabot (voice)

Artis Leon Ivey Jr. (August 1, 1963 – September 28, 2022), known professionally as Coolio, was an American rapper, re...

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Patton Oswalt
plays Unattractive Giant Monster (voice) (1 episode)

Patton Oswalt as Unattractive Giant Monster (voice)

American stand-up comedian, writer and actor Patton Oswalt first began performing standup comedy in the late 1980s to...

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Buzz Aldrin
plays Buzz Aldrin (voice) (1 episode)

Buzz Aldrin as Buzz Aldrin (voice)

Buzz Aldrin is an American engineer and former NASA astronaut. He was the second man on the moon in 1969.

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Wanda Sykes
plays Bev (voice) (1 episode)

Wanda Sykes as Bev (voice)

Wanda Sykes (born March 7, 1964) is an American writer, stand-up comedian and actress. She earned the 1999 Emmy Award...

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Stephen Hawking
plays Stephen Hawking (voice) (2 episodes)

Stephen Hawking as Stephen Hawking (voice)

Stephen William Hawking CH CBE FRS FRSA (8 January 1942 – 14 March 2018) was an English theoretical physicist, cosmol...

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Jill Talley
plays Trainer (voice) (1 episode)

Jill Talley as Trainer (voice)

Jill Talley was born on December 19, 1962 and is currently 61 years old.

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Estelle Harris
plays Velma Farnsworth (voice) (1 episode)

Estelle Harris as Velma Farnsworth (voice)

Estelle Harris (née Nussbaum; April 22, 1928 – April 2, 2022) was an American actress, comedienne, and voice artist, ...

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Patrick Stewart
plays Huntmaster (voice) (1 episode)

Patrick Stewart as Huntmaster (voice)

An English film, television and stage actor. He has had a distinguished career in theatre and television for around h...

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George Takei
plays George Takei's Head (voice) (4 episodes)

George Takei as George Takei's Head (voice)

George Hosato Takei Altman (born April 20, 1937) is an American actor of Japanese descent, best known for his role in...

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Dawnn Lewis
plays Jackie Anderson (voice) (1 episode) , LaBarbara Conrad (voice) (12 episodes)

Dawnn Lewis as Jackie Anderson (voice)

Dawnn Lewis (born August 13, 1961) is an American actress, voice actress, singer and songwriter.

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Larry Bird
plays Larry Bird (voice) (1 episode)

Larry Bird as Larry Bird (voice)

Larry Joe Bird is a former American NBA basketball player and coach. Drafted into the NBA sixth overall by the Boston...

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Dan Castellaneta
plays Robot Devil (voice) (6 episodes)

Dan Castellaneta as Robot Devil (voice)

Dan Castellaneta (born October 29, 1957) is an American film, theatre and television actor, comedian, voice artist, s...

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Robert Wagner
plays Robert Wagner's Head (voice) (1 episode)

Robert Wagner as Robert Wagner's Head (voice)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robert John Wagner (born February 10, 1930) is an American actor of stage, sc...

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Kath Soucie
plays Punk Kid (voice) (1 episode) , Cubert Farnsworth / Little Kids (voice) (1 episode) , Michelle / Rude Boy / Head Museum Feeder (voice) (2 episodes)

Kath Soucie as Punk Kid (voice)

Kath Soucie was born on February 20, 1967 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She is an American voice, film, stage and televisi...

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Adam West
plays Adam West (voice) (1 episode)

Adam West as Adam West (voice)

Adam West (September 19, 1928 - June 9, 2017) was an American actor best known for his lead role in the Batman (1966–...

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Burt Ward
plays Burt Ward (voice) (1 episode)

Burt Ward as Burt Ward (voice)

An American television actor and activist. He is best known for his portrayal of Robin in the television series Batma...

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Pamela Anderson
plays Dixie (voice) (1 episode) , Pamela Anderson's head (voice) (1 episode)

Pamela Anderson as Dixie (voice)

Pamela Denise Anderson (born July 1, 1967) is a Canadian-American actress, model, and media personality. She is best ...

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Seth MacFarlane
plays Seymour (voice) (1 episode)

Seth MacFarlane as Seymour (voice)

Seth Woodbury MacFarlane (born October 26, 1973) is an American animator, writer, comedian, producer, actor, singer, ...

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Tom Kenny
plays Yancy Fry Jr. (voice) (9 episodes)

Tom Kenny as Yancy Fry Jr. (voice)

Thomas James "Tom" Kenny (born July 13, 1962) is an American actor and comedian, known for his long-running-role as S...

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Sarah Silverman
plays Michelle (voice) (2 episodes)

Sarah Silverman as Michelle (voice)

Sarah Kate Silverman (born December 1, 1970) is an American comedian, actress, and writer. Her comedy addresses socia...

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Tara Strong
plays Tanya (voice) (1 episode)

Tara Strong as Tanya (voice)

Tara Lyn Charendoff-Strong (born February 12, 1973) is a Canadian-American actress, voice-over artist, comedian, musi...

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Lucy Liu
plays Lucy Liu's Head (voice) (2 episodes)

Lucy Liu as Lucy Liu's Head (voice)

Lucy Alexis Liu (born December 2, 1968) is an American actress. Her accolades include winning a Critics' Choice Telev...

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Karen Maruyama
plays Amazonian (voice) (1 episode)

Karen Maruyama as Amazonian (voice)

Karen Maruyama is an American actress and comedienne. She has appeared on television in supporting roles in a number ...

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Tony Denman
plays (voice) (1 episode)

Tony Denman as (voice)

Tony Denman was born on October 22, 1979 and is currently 44 years old.

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Raye Birk
plays (voice) (1 episode)

Raye Birk as (voice)

Raye Birk (born May 27, 1943, Flint, Michigan) is an American film and television actor best known for playing the ro...

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Faith Ford

Faith Ford

Faith Alexis Ford (born September 14, 1964) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Corky Sherwood on t...

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Joan Gerber

Joan Gerber

Joan Gerber was born on July 29, 1935 and passed away 12 years ago at the age of 76 on August 22, 2011.

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Brad Norman
plays PC (voice) (1 episode)

Patric M. Verrone
plays Patric M. Verrone (voice) (1 episode)

Patric M. Verrone as Patric M. Verrone (voice)

Patric M. Verrone was born on September 29, 1959 in Glendale, Queens, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, kno...

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Cara Delevingne
plays Makeup Robot (voice) (1 episode) , TV Special Screams (voice) (1 episode)

Dee Bradley Baker
plays Rusty the Donkey (voice) (1 episode)

Dee Bradley Baker as Rusty the Donkey (voice)

Dee Bradley Baker (born August 31, 1962) is an American voice actor. Noted as his long-running-role as Squilliam Fanc...

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Kyle MacLachlan
plays Dung Beetle (voice) (1 episode)

Kyle MacLachlan as Dung Beetle (voice)

Kyle Merritt MacLachlan is an American actor. MacLachlan widely known for his portrayal of Dale Cooper in the TV seri...

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Ego Nwodim
plays Dung Beetle Shaman (voice) (1 episode)

Feodor Chin
plays Scoop Chang (voice) (1 episode) , Leo Wong (voice) (2 episodes)

Mark Hamill
plays Chanukah Zombie (voice) (1 episode)

Mark Hamill as Chanukah Zombie (voice)

Mark Richard Hamill (born September 25, 1951) is an American actor, voice artist, producer, director, and writer. Ham...

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Kevin Michael Richardson
plays Barbados Slim (voice) (1 episode) , URL (voice) (1 episode)

Kevin Michael Richardson as Barbados Slim (voice)

Kevin Michael Richardson (born October 25, 1964) is an American actor and voice artist who currently stars in The Cle...

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Bill Nye
plays Bill Nye the Science Head (voice) (1 episode)

Bill Nye as Bill Nye the Science Head (voice)

William Sanford "Bill" Nye, popularly known as Bill Nye the Science Guy, is an American science educator, television ...

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Kathy Griffin
plays Captain Cranky (voice) (1 episode)

Kathy Griffin as Captain Cranky (voice)

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American actre...

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Beck
plays Beck's head (voice) (1 episode)

Russ Leatherman
plays Mr. Moviefone (voice) (1 episode)

Bob Odenkirk
plays Chaz (voice) (1 episode)

Bob Odenkirk as Chaz (voice)

Robert John Odenkirk (born October 22, 1962) is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker best known for his role as...

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Dan Vebber
plays Norwegian seed guard (voice) (1 episode)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dan Vebber is an American writer best known for his television work on animate...

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