How Did John DiMaggio was cast as Leadfoot in DOTM?

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  1. UltraAlanMagnus

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    John DiMaggio as Leadfoot in DOTM, Who was the Voice Director for the movies?

    I had this little Theory since DOTM Came out. How did John DiMaggio AKA Bender joined the Transformers Voice Cast for the Movies? Is it because he voiced Sideways in the ROTF Game? The Joker in Under the Red Hood? Or maybe he did not got a role in the 2nd flim? I even hoped that he would appeared in the 3rd film, and guess what? He did.

    Anybody else got a say in this?

    Do you think Charlie Adler or Michael Bay was the voice director for the movies?
     
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    Maybe he got the job because, I dunno, he auditioned?
     
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    He got the job cuz he's amazing!
     
  4. uruseiranma

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    Well, he did voice Santa in 'A Tale of Two Santas' on Futurama, so he's had experience voicing large, red-colored robots that love to decimate.
     
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    Wasn't Susan Blu the voice director for the movies.?
     
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    Surely that would have been Michael Bay? :p 

    Also, how is this a thread?
     
  7. EmperorDinobot

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    1. Big name
    2. Audition went well
    3. Has a wide vocal range (imitates accents, easily transformable, etc).
     
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    I think you mean Beast Wars....because she was the voice director in that series.
     
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    Maybe he got the job because he was on the cast last time in ROTF and already on the cast again for the same character in DOTM. Makes it simpler in a lot of cases to have the same VA do two minor characters than two separate people.

    They need do way with instain directors, who cast they DiMaggios.
     
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    He was just in the ROTF game though, not the movie.
     
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    This thread title is a trainwreck.
     
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    Has John DiMaggio really been far even as decided to use even go want to do Leadfoot more like?
     
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    I bet John DiMaggio could have voiced Sideways in the movie also, if was given atleast one line...
     
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    susan is not the vocie director for the films, she was the vocie director or BW and the first episodes of Prime
     
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    Well, it looks like Su Blu was the voice director for Beast Wars, Beast Machines, 26 episodes of Transformers Animated and about the 1st 11 episodes of Transformers Prime. And TONS of other voice directing for non-Transformer stuff inbetween.
     
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    John DiMaggio is epic. nuff said.

    Please lock the thread now.
     
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    Because he's awesome and everyone can bite his pink organic ass.
     
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    Maybe since they had him voice Sideways in the game, they must want him back.
     
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    It's to bad he didn't yell ''Bite my shiny metal a** you Decepticon punks.''
     

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