Batman: Cult actor Kevin Conroy dies aged 66
Tributes to Kevin Conroy have been paid by his fellow Batman: The Animated Series co-star Mark Hamill who has called him “the definitive Batman” for “several generations”.
Voice actor Kevin Conroy – best known for voicing Batman in cartoons – has died aged 66 after a short battle with cancer.
Diane Pershing is upset
American actress Diane Pershing, who played Poison Ivy in the Batman animated series , spoke quickly on Instagram following news of Kevin Conroy’s death.
Our beloved Batman voice, Kevin Conroy, passed away yesterday. He had been ill for a while, but he really spent a lot of time at conventions to delight all of his fans. He will be sorely missed, not only by the cast of the show , but also to his legion of fans around the world RIP, my friend “wrote the 79-year-old star. Paul Dini, the show’s producer and Warner Bros representative, also said in a statement: “Kevin brought a light with him wherever he went, whether it was in the recording booth giving it his all (…) or making sure any fans waiting for him had a moment with their Batman. A hero in every sense of the word. Irreplaceable. Eternal . The tributes continue to surge.
kevin conroy , cult actor who dubbed the voice of Batman, died of cancer.
Kevin Conroy is dead, as revealed by the TMZ site . The American actor died on Thursday, November 10, at the age of 66 from cancer, according to his representative Gary Miereanu.
Terrible news, especially for fans of the DC Comics universe , since Kevin Conroy had been known for decades as the official voice of Batman in the series and animated films of the franchise.
Many have also heard it in the many video games around the Dark Knight. The actor made his debut as Bruce Wayne in Batman: The Animated Series , from 1992 to 1995. He was later seen in Batman Beyond , the 2001 Justice League series,Batman: The Killing Joke and all Batman Arkham Series Video Games . His talent had been rewarded several times over the years for his dubbing. Kevin Conroy had also written a book titled Finding Batman as part of DC Pride , an annual LGBTQIA+-themed comic book anthology first published by DC Comics in June 2021. A book chronicling his life experiences as a than a gay man. The actor leaves behind devastated loved ones including husband Vaughn C. Williams, sister Trisha Conroy and brother Tom Conroy.
He doubled as the Dark Knight for three decades. American actor Kevin Conroy died on Friday November 11. The 66-year-old was best known for being the official voice of Batman in DC Comics television and video game adaptations.
It was his partner Diane Pershing, interpreter of the role of Poison Ivy alongside Mr. Conroy in the animated series Batman , who announced the news. Very sad news. Our beloved Batman voice Kevin Conroy died yesterday , she wrote in a post on her Facebook page , noting that the actor had been sick for a while. He will be sorely missed, not just by the show’s cast, but by his legion of fans around the world , she continued. Batman’s most beloved voice in animated character history died on Thursday […] after a short battle with cancer , DC Comics and Warner Bros. Studios confirmed.in a statement .