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Larry Kenney is an American radio personality and voice actor.

ThunderCats (original series) Related Credits

Note, no official listing of character credits is currently publicly available, so this is a best guess list.

SilverHawks Related Credits

Note, no official listing of character credits is currently publicly available, so this is a best guess list.

TigerSharks Related Credits

Note, no official listing of character voice credits are currently publicly available, so her role(s) are unknown at this time.

  • Voiced: Full Season, 26 shows.

ThunderCats (2011 TV series) Related Credits

ThunderCats Roar Related Credits

Career

Larry started his radio career at the age of 15 as a Disc Jockey. He joined the radio show "Imus in the Morning" in 1973 as a regular cast member where he did voice impersonations of a number of famous people such as Elvis Presley, General Patton, Ross Perot, and Richard Nixon.

In the 1980s, Larry was hired to provide the voice of Lion-O, the main protagonist in the ThunderCats (original series) cartoons produced by "Rankin/Bass". He also voiced a number of other characters on the show. After his stint on ThunderCats, Larry went on to provide his voice in the cartoons "SilverHawks" and "TigerSharks", both also produced by Rankin/Bass. He also did voice work for several breakfast cereal characters, including "Count Chocula" and "Sonny the Cuckoo Bird".

He and his wife Carol Ann Jacobs Kenney have three children: daughters Kerri and Ashley, and son Tanner.

Notable Credits

Credits taken from IMDb, and is meant to only be a brief list of highlights of their career.

  • The Life & Adventures of Santa Claus (TV Movie) - Voice Acted (1985)
  • Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) - Voice Acted (2008)
  • L.A. Noire (Video Game) - Voice Acted (2011)
  • Vault of the Macabre Presents (Series of Intros) - Host for nine episodes (2015-2018)
  • The Bloody Man (Movie) - Voice Acted (2020)

Trivia

  • Once he saw two boys talking about which ThunderCats action figure they were going to get in a Toys 'R' Us store. In his Lion-O voice, he suggested that the boys get Lion-O and as he walked away, one of the boys said, "He doesn't even sound like Lion-O!"
  • Whenever his two characters had dialog back and forth, he would record both characters' voices in real time.
  • Larry, along with Jim Meskimen, are two of only a small number of people who have contributed to both the Original ThunderCats series and the 2011 series, as well as ThunderCats Roar.
    • Larry also is the only voice actor to do a character in all three ThunderCats shows, SilverHawks, and TigerSharks.

References

Notes

  1. Taken from Wikipedia on June 22, 2021. This is a user based submitted answer and has no credible source.

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