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Frank Welker
Born Franklin Wendell Welker
(1946-03-12) March 12, 1946 (age 70)
Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Nationality American
Alma mater Santa Monica College
Occupation Voice actor, actor
Years active 1967–present
Agent CESD Talent Agency
Notable credit(s) (all voices)

Fred Jones’ and (since
2002)
Scooby-Doo
in Scooby-Doo
Jabberjaw
in Jabberjaw
Megatron/Galvatron
in The Transformers
Garfield in
Garfield Gets Real
Garfield’s Fun Fest
Garfield’s Pet Force
The Garfield Show (since 2007)
Dr. Ray Stantz
in The Real Ghostbusters
Doctor Claw
in Inspector Gadget
Kermit the Frog (baby)
in Muppet Babies

One thing that seems to surprise the studios is finding out later my willingness to audition. Under the right circumstances, I actually enjoy it very much.
Frank Welker
I have this peculiar ability to be able to anticipate mouth movements on screen and fill them with words or sound.
Frank Welker
I like looking at the characters. Seeing them always brings up some voice or attitude. I am much more visual, and that works so much better than having someone tell me what the character is all about.
Frank Welker
Normally I play dads, good guys, and little animals.
I was voted by my high school senior class as most likely to recede.
I have worked alone and with a cast and enjoy the process both ways. There is more back-and-forth with a full cast, and you can feed off the other actors' performance.
Frank Welker
I've been doing voices as long as I can remember. When I was little I could pick up on sounds, and then I discovered you could distort what you hear and make people laugh or disrupt a class.
Frank Welker