Ron Perlman

Ron Perlman

Date Of Birth: Apr 13, 1950
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA

Popularity: 181st All Time, 225th This Week

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A.K.A. Ron Pearlman

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THE VOICES OF Ron Perlman

Credits On BTVA: 83 Roles from 69 Titles  [ Only show characters with sound clips ]

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  • SHOWS
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  • MOVIES
    (16)
  • GAMES
    (13)
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Autovolt
said at 12:46 PM on Mon May 23 2016
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So he's now gunning for the role of Cable in Deadpool 2.

I'm hoping it happens. He'd be terrific.
GreenGoblin75
said at 1:01 PM on Mon May 23 2016
@Autovolt
That's amazing.
DisneyAnimefan1995
said at 8:02 PM on Wed Apr 13 2016
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman!!
dcmarvelanime
said at 7:24 PM on Wed Apr 13 2016
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday, Mr. Perlman.
GreenGoblin75
said at 7:03 PM on Wed Apr 13 2016
 1 Shout Out!
Happy birthday Slade/Deathstroke, Fallout Narrator/Anchorman, Abomination, Lord Hood, Hellboy, Justice, Floyd Campbell, Clayface, Bane, Killer Croc, Rumor, Gha Nachkt, Arbor, Lich King, Hannibal Chau, & the Stabbington Brothers!!! Whew, that was a lot of great characters.
tmnisaac
said at 12:35 PM on Wed Apr 13 2016
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman!
CuriousUserX90
said at 6:20 AM on Wed Apr 13 2016
Happy 66th Birthday Ron Perlman. Not much I can say I'm afraid. My top vote though goes to a Character of yours who looks like you in a way.
Marusero
said at 3:04 AM on Wed Apr 13 2016
Happy birthday, Ron.
HK-47 master
said at 2:57 AM on Wed Apr 13 2016
Happy birthday, Ron.

I love him as Hellboy (fingers crossed that they make a third one before he gets too old). Another one of my favorite performances is Deathstroke (or rather Slade) so deliciously sinister and calculating. I also love his Armaggon, Sinestro, Clayface, Firelord Sozin, Ramon Lamon, and of course Adventure Time's the Lich.
SSJ4Godot
said at 11:12 PM on Tue Mar 29 2016
 3 Shout Outs!
His voice is so awesome! XD
SLADE!
GreenGoblin75
said at 8:32 PM on Tue Mar 8 2016
Never would've guessed he was Arbor
HK-47 master
said at 9:47 PM on Fri Aug 7 2015
 3 Shout Outs!
I've recently seen Hellboy for the first time; he was absolutely awesome in the role and no one could've played the role better.
DravenRoth994
said at 4:28 PM on Mon Apr 13 2015
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman!! Love him as Hellboy, Slade/Deathstroke, Mr. Lancer, Orion, The Lich King, Killer Croc, and Clayface among others!!!
DravenRoth994
said at 4:33 PM on Mon Apr 13 2015
@DravenRoth994 Ah yes, Hannibal Chau as well!!
Autovolt
said at 12:06 PM on Mon Apr 13 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman!

One of the coolest voices from my childhood and one of my all time favourite actors. It's his performance as Slade/Deathstroke from Teen Titans that made me a huge fan of him. Such a creepy, haunting yet cool sounding voice mixed with a foreboding charisma, it helped made Slade one of the greatest villains ever.

Then of course there is also his other best role Hellboy. I don't think Guillermo Del Toro could have picked a better actor to play the lovable cigar smoking demon. Ron really got the character and nailed him to a tee making him one of the greatest superhero movie castings of all time.

I also enjoyed his performances as Fire Lord Sozin, The Lich, Clayface, Killer Croc, Bane, Rumor, Sinestro, Orion, Mr. Lancer, The Stabbington Brothers, Xibalba, Luther Braxton, Hannibal Chau and of course as the narrator of the Fallout series.
Autovolt
said at 12:23 PM on Wed Apr 13 2016
I also really love his performance as Armaggon on this season of TMNT, he's such a fun bounty hunting henchman villain.

And his Jax-Ur in Superman: The Animated Series was also pretty great too even though he was more like Zod than the character from the comics.

Happy Birthday Ron Perlman!

He'll always be one of my favourite actors all round.
Sarge Ray
said at 6:18 AM on Mon Apr 13 2015
 2 Shout Outs!
Happy birthday, Hellboy!
tmnisaac
said at 3:18 AM on Mon Apr 13 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Slade from Teen Titans
Polyester Funk
said at 12:56 AM on Mon Apr 13 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy birthday, Ron.
LordofEvil96
said at 6:00 AM on Mon Oct 27 2014
"Give me the chicken. Arr arr arr!"
Music Meister (Moderator)
said at 8:41 AM on Sun Sep 21 2014
I don't know if anyone here watches the Soup but Ron appeared in an episode and he was hilarious.
Polyester Funk
said at 11:16 PM on Sun Sep 21 2014
@Music Meister Yes, I saw it and I agree. I loved his deadpan delivery on the joke out "everyone likes going to concerts in a wheelchair when you don't have to." mocking Kanye West.

Was it just me or did his face look weirdly red, though?
Zillah
said at 5:24 PM on Tue Mar 3 2015
@Music Meister Wait, The Soup? I loved that show.
I haven't seen it in a long while.
NoxiousSludge
said at 3:54 PM on Mon May 12 2014
Anyone else think Mr. Perlman could actually make a good Tony Stark/Iron Man (Outside of parody)?
SideBurn
said at 2:32 AM on Tue May 20 2014
@NoxiousSludge I don't think so, he may be a bit too old. He would make a good live-action Deathstroke I think
Bauglir100
said at 3:27 PM on Sun Mar 15 2015
@SideBurn How about Duke Nukem?
facundo guerra 4
said at 7:13 PM on Sun Apr 13 2014
Happy Birthday Slade!
DravenRoth994
said at 11:19 AM on Sun Apr 13 2014
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman. I loved him as Slade and Hellboy growing up. Also now that I know, Mr Lancer as well.
TrueMyriad
said at 5:30 AM on Sun Apr 13 2014
Happy Birthday Ron Perlman.
From one of our most memorable childhood antagonists, Slade from Teen Titans, to Fire Lord Sozin from Avatar:The Last Airbender, then the totally awesome eponymous Hellboy and Justicc from Afro Samurai.
Regomania
said at 3:22 AM on Sun Apr 13 2014
Happy Birthday Ron!
Polyester Funk
said at 1:23 AM on Sun Apr 13 2014
Happy birthday, Ron Perlman!
PsychicVoiceSpy
said at 12:44 PM on Sat Feb 15 2014
 7 Shout Outs!
I really, really hope Deathstroke appears in a live-action DC film in the near future and they get Ron Perlman to play him.
CatsTuxedo (Moderator)
said at 12:56 PM on Sat Feb 15 2014
@PsychicVoiceSpy I would say that he's probably too old for such an action-oriented role, but considering he plays Hellboy, I guess that's a moot point.
PsychicVoiceSpy
said at 1:10 PM on Sat Feb 15 2014
@CatsTuxedo I can see why you would think that, but he seems to stay in good shape and he has an uncanny resemblance to the character, and aside from that, a stunt-double could take over in the more physically exerting action scenes. If the character kept his mask on a lot of the time, pulling this off would be easy.
DravenRoth994
said at 12:32 PM on Fri Dec 13 2013
 3 Shout Outs!
He was Mr. Lancer??!! HOW DID I NOT CATCH THAT???? I watched Hellboy several times growing up, as well as Teen Titans.
rosebr10
said at 8:36 PM on Fri Jul 12 2013
 6 Shout Outs!
"Where's my Goddamn shoe?"
Lpfan120
said at 4:27 PM on Tue Aug 20 2013
@rosebr10 Ah, you and I were smart enough to stay after the credits!
TheVengeanceKnight
said at 9:42 PM on Sat Apr 13 2013
 4 Shout Outs!
Slade, Sozin, and Sinestro. LOL, alliteration. :-P

Happy Birthday Ron!
Autovolt
said at 2:25 PM on Sat Apr 13 2013
 2 Shout Outs!
War....War Never Changes. Happy Birthday Ron Perlman.
PsychicVoiceSpy
said at 11:23 PM on Thu Jul 11 2013
@Autovolt May I ask what you're referencing there at the beginning? I'm curious.
Red524
said at 9:58 AM on Mon Aug 5 2013
@PsychicVoiceSpy Fallout.
PsychicVoiceSpy
said at 5:30 PM on Mon Aug 5 2013
@Red524 Thanks!
pokemastanumba1
said at 1:49 PM on Sat Apr 13 2013
Slade, Terrence Hood, and Hellboy...it certainly doesn't get any better than that.

Happy Birthday Ron!
Fulgore2005
said at 10:45 AM on Sat Apr 13 2013
 1 Shout Out!
Happy birthday, Ron.

Deathstroke is his best work IMO. His Justice from Afro Samurai was fantastic too.
LordofEvil96
said at 9:16 AM on Sat Apr 13 2013
Happy Birthday Slade!
Mr.Fennoy93
said at 12:50 AM on Fri Feb 8 2013
 5 Shout Outs!
The Sweetest Thing He Ever Done was Made a Kid's Wish Came True.
LordofEvil96
said at 8:46 PM on Fri Mar 1 2013
@Mr.Fennoy93 Yeah I know what you're talking about. He dressed up as Hellboy for some kid.
Mr.Fennoy93
said at 8:47 PM on Fri Mar 1 2013
@LordofEvil96 Eeyup.
optimasprime1
said at 6:47 PM on Tue Oct 2 2012
 1 Shout Out!
lord hood looks just like Ron Perlman.
TheVengeanceKnight
said at 11:22 PM on Thu Jul 19 2012
 6 Shout Outs!
I could totally see him play Deathstroke in a live-action format!
pokemastanumba1
said at 6:51 PM on Sat Sep 1 2012
@TheVengeanceKnight All he would need is some kung fu lessons!
Dark Kuja
said at 1:02 PM on Sun Feb 12 2012
He should've been Sephiroth. His voice just has the quiet manipulative overtones.
Music Meister (Moderator)
said at 8:36 PM on Mon Nov 7 2011
 6 Shout Outs!
True Fact about Ron Perlman: his tears can cure cancer, too bad he never cries
Jackson_H (Admin)
said at 5:38 PM on Tue Sep 20 2011
Has a pretty impressive VO resume in addition to his on-camera work.

Any voice role he gets is almost always a significant or important character!
PerfectSe7en
said at 9:49 PM on Thu Sep 15 2011
 4 Shout Outs!
Slade Wilson had to Ron's best performance.
TheBlackHawk
said at 6:12 PM on Mon May 21 2012
@PerfectSe7en Agreed.
TheVengeanceKnight
said at 8:39 PM on Sat Sep 1 2012
@PerfectSe7en Agreed! :-D
Metabad
said at 3:33 AM on Sun Nov 25 2012
@PerfectSe7en I thought so too...that is until I watched Afro Samurai and heard his performance as Justice.

His Slade performance is still fantastic though.
Music Meister (Moderator)
said at 9:39 PM on Tue May 3 2011
 4 Shout Outs!
He rocks. I love that he's the voice of Hellboy AND the actor playing him.
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Favorite Role
Who's your favorite Ron Perlman role? *
Slade
56.8% (50 votes)
Hellboy
14.8% (13 votes)
Justice
8.0% (7 votes)
Deathstroke / Slade Wilson
4.5% (4 votes)
Admiral Lord Terrence Hood
2.3% (2 votes)
Sinestro
2.3% (2 votes)
Lich King
2.3% (2 votes)
Xibalba
2.3% (2 votes)
Stabbington Brothers
1.1% (1 vote)
Mr. Lancer
1.1% (1 vote)
Kurtis Stryker
1.1% (1 vote)
Sozin
1.1% (1 vote)
Killer Croc / Waylon Jones
1.1% (1 vote)
Clayface / Matt Hagen
1.1% (1 vote)
88 Total Votes
VOICE COMPARES
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