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IN Creative ON 26 Sep, 2016
We all have loved and adored the cartoons from our childhood. We still love watching The Lion King, King Kong, Finding Nemo and so many more animated films. The nostalgia returns and it makes you forget all the stress and anxiety in life.
Have you ever wondered from where your favourite cartoon characters get their voices? You would be surprised to know these are no special voice artists but our very favourite Hollywood stars and celebrities.
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Ellen DeGeneres, the favourite TV talk show host is the voice of Dory. Did you know that?
The diva, Angelina Jolie is behind the Master Tigress from Kung Fu Panda. Obviously, her voice is quite a known one. But still, how many of you guessed it while watching the movie itself?
The cute parrot from The Lion King is actually our favourite Disney actor, Rowan Atkison. Yes, it is Mr. Beans. Surprised?
Genie, the famous jinn's voice was given Robin Williams, the famous American stand-up comedian.
Phil from the Hercules' voice is given by Dany DeVito, the 'Emmy' Award' winner and famous comedian-cum-actor. The character was also designed while keeping Dany in consideration.
Cameron Diaz has given her voice for the character of Princess Fiona in Shrek. As we know, Cameron is a former super model and an American actress. She has done films like 'The Other Woman' and 'My Best Friend's Wedding'.
The former actor and comedian, Ed Asner is the voice of Carl Fredricksen in the animated film, Up. Actually, the character was inspired by Ed himself.
Emily is the eponymous "corpse bride" from the film Corpse Bride. Emily was voiced by Helen Bonham Carter in the movie.
The Canadian-American actor and impressionist is the voice behind our favourite Horton from the animated film- 'Horton Hears a Who!'.
The famous stand-up comedian-cum-actor, Eddie Murphy voiced the Disney character Mushu in the movie Mulan.
Another character from the famous movie, The Lion King is Shenzi. Whoopie Goldberg, the famous TV show host has given her voice to Shenzi.
The Joker is the supervillain from the famous Batman series. Mark Hamill, the famous 'Star Wars' actor has given his voice for the Joker in Batman.
Will Smith gave the voice to the fast-talking fish from Shark Tale. Will Smith is the famous American actor and rapper.
The famous lazy cat, Garfield is one of the favourite Disney character from the 80's. The cat's voice was given by the American actor and writer, Bill Murray.
The voice of the kitten in the movie, Puss In Boots was given by Antonio Banderas who is a Spanish actor.
The famous American actor and musician, Johnny Depp has given his voice for Victor Van Dort from the 'Corpse Bride'.
The famous filmmaker and animator, Tom Hanks has created many of our favorite Disney characters. He has also given his voice for Woody in The Toy Story series.