(Opinion) Ideal Voice Cast of the IDW 2005-18 Series

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  1. Illyricus

    Illyricus Well-Known Member

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    I've been compiling a list of the actors whose voices I mentally read the lines of certain characters as, and I thought I would share what I've made so far. This is a work in progress, and you guys are more than welcome to post your own lists.

    Optimus Prime and Ironhide: Peter Cullen

    Megatron and Kup: Corey Burton

    Starscream: Sam Riegel

    Bumblebee: Johnny Young Bosch

    Ratchet: Jeffrey Combs

    Soundwave, Wheelie, Rumble, and Frenzy: Frank Welker

    Prowl: Jeff Bennet

    Thundercracker: Michael Dobson

    Skywarp: Richard Epcar

    Shockwave: David Sobolov

    Ravage: Lee Tockar

    Overlord: David Kaye

    Galvatron: Leonard Nimoy

    Hot Rod/Rodimus Prime: Judd Nelson

    Blurr: Brian Drummond (normal voice), John Moschitta (hyper voice)

    Tarn: Keith David

    Arcee: Sumalee Montano

    Nemesis Prime: Paul Dobson

    Jetfire: Brian Drummond

    Silverbolt and Rattrap: Scott McNeil

    Red Alert: Brian Dobson

    Scorponok, Whirl, and Cyclonus: Don Brown

    Grimlock: Greg Berger

    Swoop: Michael Bell

    Hardhead: Alvin Sanders
     
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    I'd go with Steve Blum (Duke in Resolute) for Prowl. Prowl in IDW is a very gruff and no-nonsense kind of bot. Pretty serious departure from Jeff Bennet, who should probably voice Ultra Magnus.
     
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    Rodimus will forever be Jimmy Neutron's Sheen Estevez to me. Tell me this isn't a IDW Rodimus reaction: