Voice acting superstars Rob Paulson and Maurice LaMarche — the beloved voices of ‘Pinky’ and ‘The Brain’ and a million other characters — talk about their storied careers, answer audience questions and show off their talents in front of a packed room of fans at their 2019 Forest City ComiCon Q&A panel in London, Ontario, Canada. We wish to thank promoter and board member, John Houghton and Forest City ComiCon for allowing this special event to be recorded and posted at a later date for the benefit of their fans. Please thank and support Forest City ComiCon by attending their wonderful event and by connecting with them online:
The Forest City ComiCon has its 2020 date set for Saturday, June 27 at Centennial Hall in London, Ontario. The event will mark the seventh Forest City ComiCon since its inception in 2014 and will feature two full floors of exhibits, interactive displays, panel presentations and games.
Robert Fredrick Paulsen III (born March 11th, 1956) is an American voice actor and singer who has voiced many roles in various films, television shows and video games, including Raphael and Donatello in the 1987 and 2012 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series, Yakko Warner, Dr. Otto Scratchansniff and Pinky in Animaniacs and Pinky and the Brain, Carl Wheezer in Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius and its spin-off television series The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Peck the Rooster from Barnyard and its spin-off series Back at the Barnyard and the title character in The Mask: Animated Series. In total, Paulsen has been the voice of over 250 unique animated characters and performed in over 1000 commercials. He received a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program for his role as Pinky, and three Annie Awards. He continues to play parts in dozens of cartoons as well as characters in animated feature films.
Maurice LaMarche (born March 30, 1958) is an Emmy Award winning Canadian voice actor and former stand up comedian well known for voicing Big Bob Pataki in Hey Arnold!, Dizzy Devil in Tiny Toon Adventures, Egon Spengler in The Real Ghostbusters and its follow-up Extreme Ghostbusters, Kif Kroker and other characters in Futurama, Mr. Freeze in Batman: Arkham City, the Brain in Animaniacs and its spin-off Pinky and the Brain, and Verminous Skumm and Duke Nukem in Captain Planet and the Planeteers.