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(NBC News)   Peter Cullen, the man who voices Optimus Prime, reveals where he got the inspiration for Prime's voice, whether there really is more than meets the eye   ( divider line
    More: Interesting, Optimus Prime, Kevin Conroy, James Earl Jones, Autobot, Darth Vader, Dark Knight  
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4505 clicks; posted to Entertainment » on 15 Sep 2012 at 11:21 AM (5 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2012-09-15 09:17:28 AM  
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2012-09-15 11:41:50 AM  
2 votes:
"So I said to myself, what would God sound like, if he were a robot from another planet that cared about the welfare of humans and liked to kick the ass of evil robots when necessary."
2012-09-15 04:15:19 PM  
1 vote:

RoyFokker'sGhost: He really is one of the greatest voice actors around. And while Prime is his best known and most heroic work, he's also able to play the villain wonderfully.

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Also, to blow your mind, here's Megatron's voice actor, Frank Welker, from the old D&D cartoon.

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/It's Saturday morning, think I'll rewatch the series on DVD

Frank Welker killed Littlefoot's mother!

Frank Welker rampaged through New York!

Frank Welker is many, for he is legion!

/the man is a god, and I hope he remains with us for many more years

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2012-09-15 03:48:40 PM  
1 vote:
I feel sorry for the kids nowadays. Cartoons just completely suck balls. I grew up with Transformers, GI Joe, MASK, C.O.P.S., Voltron, Tranzor Z......and they have Dora? What the hell happened?

/Wants Optimus Prime to do my outgoing voice message
2012-09-15 12:28:50 PM  
1 vote:
One shall stand, one shall fall.

/If you didn't read that in Peter Cullen's voice, there is something terribly wrong with you
2012-09-15 11:37:16 AM  
1 vote:

hundreddollarman: I read that entire article in my head in Optimus Prime's voice. Gaaaah! If there's ever an audio book about my life, I want Peter Cullen or Kevin Conroy to narrate it.

Be sure to make that clear in your will or else you'll end up getting Richard Simmons.
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