Thurl Ravenscroft

Thurl Ravenscroft

Date Of Birth: Feb 6, 1914
Birth Place: Norfolk, Nebraska, USA
Date Of Death: May 22, 2005
Cause Of Death: Prostate cancer

Popularity: 588th All Time, 725th This Week

Other Recent Popular Titles

Smallfoot CastAvengers: Infinity War CastPooh's Heffalump Movie Cast
God of War (2018) CastShin Megami Tensei: Persona 5 CastYakuza 6 Cast

THE VOICES OF Thurl Ravenscroft

Credits On BTVA: 26 Roles from 19 Titles  [ Only show characters with sound clips ]

  • ALL
  • ADS


Add a Comment

said at 7:40 PM on Sat Feb 6 2016
 2 Shout Outs!
If still alive he'd be over 100. Happy Birthday and RIP Thurl Ravenscroft.
said at 11:49 AM on Sat Feb 6 2016
Happy Birthday and R.I.P. Thurl Ravenscroft!
said at 12:09 PM on Fri Feb 6 2015
 2 Shout Outs!
Happy Birthday and RIP Thurl Ravenscroft.

From Tony the Tiger to Shere Kahn he had an incredible voice.

Who doesn't love him singing "You're a mean one Mr. Grinch" from How the Grinch Stole Christmas.

To simply put it HE'S GREEEEEAAAAAAT!
said at 10:01 PM on Fri Jul 15 2016
@Autovolt Plus, he also sang "No Dogs Allowed" in a Peanuts movie called "Snoopy, Come Home"
said at 4:53 AM on Sun Mar 11 2012
It's a common mistake that he was the singing voice of Shere Khan, when in fact Sanders did all his own singing.
said at 2:01 PM on Sun Mar 11 2012
@BlankSlate Maybe not in the final version of the movie, but Thurl definitely voiced Shere Khan for the song that is in the clip, which was cut during production.
said at 10:39 AM on Mon Mar 12 2012
@CatsTuxedo Ah-ha!
Faved by 39 BTVA Members
Support Behind The Voice Actors on Patreon
What is Patreon?
Favorite Role
Who's your favorite Thurl Ravenscroft role? *
50.0% (8 votes)
Tony the Tiger
25.0% (4 votes)
Paul Bunyan
6.3% (1 vote)
Card Painter - Ace
6.3% (1 vote)
Billy Boss
6.3% (1 vote)
Shere Khan
6.3% (1 vote)
16 Total Votes
Shere Khan
Shere Khan

Listen to other actors who have also voiced this Thurl Ravenscroft character.