Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by AzT, Jan 1, 2018.
Maybe convoy84 is also Canadian?
Some unwritten law about guarding Canadians?
Note that the Robot Chicken sketch in question was also pre-2007, meaning Cullen hadn't been active in the role for almost a good 20 years at that point. Said sketch also had Optimus dying from prostate cancer, not just merely being diagnosed with it. Comedic or not, it can be easy to see why it can be seen as bad taste.
The Letterman appearance is much more of a downplay in comparison. Inoffensive and just generally having a good laugh with people all around.
Just once it would be great for a celebrity to say all that overly positive bullshit about their most recent “co-workers” and than end it with, “... Except for Kevin, that guys a piece of shit.” .
That’s great Peter... I’m glad you like who you’re working with and that they are so amazing........ I also, don’t care at all.
How about instead of stroking your co-workers egos.... You just make them improve the show or stop lending your voice to such garbagey productions. .
TFW's excerpt from this interview as posted on the front page is taken out of context and seems to misrepresent what Peter Cullen is saying.
TFW's wording leads us to believe Peter is talking about the new cast from the web series, but the original interview, which focuses on Peter's past and is titled "As 'Transformers' Gets Its Original Look Back, Star Peter Cullen Gets Nostalgic For the Old Days" seems to indicate Peter is talking about the Generation One cast as he segues to the return of Judd Nelson.
Here is all relevant text from the interview, as originally written:
And TFW's post:
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