2019 Gscf Morristown guest Bios
Michael is one of the most prominent voice actors of all time.
His first voice role was that of Stutz, the leader of The Houndcats. He followed this with a co-starring role in the Canadian biker film "The Proud Rider". He voiced Redbeard the Pirate's Ghost in The New Scooby-Doo Movies episode "The Ghostly Creep from the Deep" as the second Redbeard themed monster in Scooby-Doo. From 1977 to 1984, Michael Bell played Zan and Gleek on various Super Friends incarnations and also voiced the title character of The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show. Later, made a guest appearance as Doctor Octopus in another superhero show, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends.
In 1980, Bell provided the overdubbing of Peter Criss’ dialogue in the band KISS's TV movie KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park.
Throughout the 1980s, Michael Bell starred in numerous hit animated series;
- As Grouchy Smurf, Lazy Smurf, Handy Smurf and Johan in The Smurfs
- As Autobot Prowl, Scrapper, Sideswipe, Bombshell, First Aid, Swoop, Gort, Brainstorm and Doctor Fujiyama in @The Transformers and The Transformers: The Movie
- As Duke, Xamot, Blowtorch and numerous others in G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero and G.I. Joe: The Movie
- As Lance & Sven in Voltron: Defender of the Universe.
He also starred in the 1982 animated series The Incredible Hulk. The Hulk was voiced by Bob Holt, while his human side, Bruce Banner was played by Bell.
In the 1990s and into the 21st century Michael played roles such as Quackerjack from Disney'sDarkwing Duck, Aziz on Aladdin, Ixus Naugus on Sonic the Hedgehog and Ezekiel Rage on The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest. He was also featured as Opus in the Bloom County television special A Wish for Wings That Work.
From 1991 to 2004, in the Rugrats and All Grown Up!, he voiced three of the main characters' parents; Drew Pickles, Charles Finster Sr., and Boris Kropotkin.
Bell did the voices of Drake on W.I.T.C.H., Max Hauser, Duke's Dad on G.I. Joe: Renegades, Willy Wachowski on Handy Manny and additional roles in Tangled (2010).
In 2018, Bell reprised his role as Quackerjack on the reboot of DuckTales.
His live action film career has included roles in films such as Thunder Alley, Blue, Brother Joh, Rollercoaste, Fast Company, How to Beat the High Cost of Living and C.H.U.D. II: Bud the C.H.U.D. He made guest appearances in multiple episodes of the original Star Trek series, Star Trek: The Next Generation, and in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episodes.Bell appeared in multiple episodes of Dallas as Les Crowley, as well as in M*A*S*H, Three's Company, Charlie's Angels, and Scarecrow and Mrs. King to name a few.