Invader Zim is the most well-known among other cartoon voices, which was made by Leighton Meester. In fact, he is the very first voice over artist to use a computer-generated voice to record a cartoon voice for children. Since then, other voice over artists have used similar voice applications like ZIM to record their cartoon voices. Richard Horvitz is the very famous American voice over artist, known for his energetic, cartoon voice. He has also gained fame through his appearances in different television shows and movies. His numerous credits include – Superman: The Movie, Rugrats, Homefront, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Iron Man, The Mask, Family Guy, Bratz and many more.
Richard Horvitz started his career as an extra in a few films before getting a big break. He appeared in the Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, The Mask, Gremlins, Kung Pow Enter the Fist, Scooby-Doo, Superman, Shrek and Duck, Shrek 2, The Nutty Profits and a few others. Most of his roles were animated ones. In fact, he voices the character of Scrooge in the Tim Burton film, “Gummo.” Apart from that, he voiced several other characters in various animated films and TV series including – Big Boi in the animated classic Shrek, Scooby-Doo, Transformers, Family Guy, Batman, Superman, Hannah Montana, The Incredibles, The Fantastic Mr Fox and more.
In the animated series Invader Zim, Horvitz plays Gazel, a young boy who is always seen with his goggles on. His friends are his robot, Leela, and her assistant, Posh. His best friend is Bender, played by Ken Jeong. Apart from those roles, Horvitz also voiced several supporting characters in the series. Those are Saleh, an evil spaceman, Zim, an evil robot, Eth and his assistant, Rigby.
Right after the end of the Invader Zim series, Horvitz went to Hong Kong to join the casts of Kung Fu, a very popular Chinese animated series. He then went to the Broadway musical, Rent It. In the play, Horvitz provided the main role of a boy who was transformed into a powerful fighter. Apart from that, he also went to the television series Shanghai cops and L.J. In the latter role, he played the villain, Javeh, who had the ability to hypnotize people. Apart from that, he also had the role of a cop in the popular TV series Sin City.
A year after the ending of Kung Fu, Horvitz guest starred in the television show CSI. He had the role of the lead character, Mikey, who was a hotshot detective. Apart from that, he also went to Law and Order: SVU, where he played Detector. Apart from that, he also had a role in Invader Zim and became one of the leads. However, his most notable role in the series was in the video game Dishonored, as the game’s villain, Daud. He also voices Grunt, another character in the game.
This is one new article on Invader Zim Voice Actor by crumpton, which gives an in-depth insight into what role he has in the new release. For those who are not aware, Crumpton was a very popular voice actor when it was about animated characters. As a voice actor, he did the voices of several characters in such movies as Shrek, Finding Nemo, Mulan, Finding Fault, and many more. People loved his voice, and once he did the role of Daud, people fell in love with the character of the super-smooth thief.
In this new article, crumpton talks about his role as Daud in the new movie Invader Zim. One thing that people must know about him is that he did not have a large body size, but instead, he was quite chiseled. People liked his voice, and he ended up having quite a booming one. However, one thing that people must understand about him, is that he had quite a few takes, before he was able to capture the role of Daud. It is said that he had been recording several versions of the scenes in which Daud steals the car of the Chinese girl, before he was able to record his perfect voice for the role. In the end, he ended up giving a performance that is totally unforgettable.
There are a lot of voice actors who have done different kinds of roles in the world of Cosplay, including a male protagonist in Samurai 7, as well as a mysterious man in the Kung Fu movie remake. In Invader Zim, crumpton provides a much different kind of voice to the character of Daud. People who are familiar with the works of Eric Clapton will definitely recognize his work on the album “After Sheer Love”. One more advantage of picking Invader Zim as your Cosplay character is that you get to learn about the background of the character of ZIM, before actually seeing him performing.