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Voiceover actor John Dimaggio says goodbye to Bender and produces new documentary, I Know That Voice
World-renowned voiceover actor John DiMaggio says farewell to his character Bender in “Futurama” next May 2014, in “Futurama/Simpsons” episode; Turns executive producer for documentary “I Know That Voice”.
By: I Know That Voice
DiMaggio proves his skills go beyond the sound booth, with more than a million combined YouTube views, over $24,000 raised for charity: water and the “I Know That Voice” world premiere, 4,000+ VIP list sign ups, and a standing-room-
He recently stated, “This is a tribute to all of my peers who, for years, even decades, have flown under the radar to the world. People love cartoons and are intrigued by the voices behind them. Why not expose their mysterious lives and hilarity?”
“I Know That Voice” highlights the talent of 100-plus voice over actors, including Emmy-nominated John DiMaggio (Adventure Time, Futurama, Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness)
Vutopia℠, a value-added commercial-free On Demand movie service that is part of “Movie Pass” on Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks, is featuring the film from December 1-21. Starting January 7, “I Know That Voice” will also be available on iTunes and digital and cable Video On Demand via global distribution partner GoDigital.
“I was lucky enough to attend the world premiere with a lot of my childhood voice actors in attendance,”
John DiMaggio is confident “I Know That Voice” will be forever recognized as one of the greatest voice over films, giving animation lovers across the globe a look into the lives of those underlying heroes. “While I’m excited for Homer and Bender to come together in the “Simpsons/
Exclusive photos, videos and news on “I Know That Voice” are available at http://www.iknowthatvoice.com and http://www.facebook.com/
About the “I Know That Voice” Team
John DiMaggio, Tommy Reid and Lawrence Shapiro’s combined chemistry and strengths came together to form the groundbreaking “I Know That Voice” documentary. Stated by Tommy as “a true labor of love,” the film took two years to make, collected extensive interviews and compiled never-before-
Emmy-nominated and Annie award winner John Di Maggio is known for his iconic role as “Bender” in Futurama and “Jake the Dog” in Adventure Time, as well as his roles in The Penguins of Madagascar, Gears of War, Kim Possible and more.
Tommy Reid is a renowned producer of films including Kill The Irishman, Americans, Superthief: Inside America’s Biggest Bank Score, Danny Greene: The Rise & Fall of the Irishman and Strike.
“I Know That Voice” Director Lawrence Shapiro directed films including Jam in the Dam, Los Lobos, Kiko Live, The Marshall Tucker Band: Carolina Dreams Tour and Blue Cheer: Rocks Europe.
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