Samurai Jack

Samurai Jack
Voice Director: Genndy Tartakovsky

US Premiere: Aug 10, 2001
US Conclusion: Ongoing

Seasons: 5+
Episodes: 52+

Animation Studio: Cartoon Network Studios

Popularity: 108th All Time, 3rd This Week

Franchise: Samurai Jack
Characters on BTVA: 308
Additional Voices: 7
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Kee Nar Luk Ham
said at 7:06 AM on Tue Apr 25 2017
I wouldn't mind if Ashi replaced Jack as the protagonist.
Shaun Ince
said at 8:25 PM on Mon Apr 24 2017
 5 Shout Outs!
said at 3:46 PM on Mon Apr 17 2017
 6 Shout Outs!
I love Tara Strong, but I kind'a wish they got someone new to voice Ashi, like keep Kari Wahlgren from her first non-speaking role in the first episode, or even someone completely different. (like Laura Bailey or Fryda Wollf since they're both rather underutilized in animation)

Only reason I could think why Tara was cast was because of this character's likeness to LLana from Sym-Bionic Titan, but I feel casting the same actress was too obvious.

Not that I mind the cast, but still some differentiating would be more interesting.
said at 4:55 PM on Mon Apr 17 2017
@Troodon2 no disrespect to tara her performance as ashi is good but tara is so popular that sometimes you just want characters to go to more fresher talent and it might have been titan fanservice for tara to be casted but still.

I was bummed cus i thought it was kari given she was in additonal credits in ep 53 and tara wasnt credited so i assume it was her but sadly it was tara and in genndy`s defense he didnt intend for ashi to resemble llana.

not sure about fryda but i was hoping laura would get a role in the show, i had a fanfiction idea when i saw an image of laura cosplaying as one of her critical role characters and thought she would be perfect as an archer who combats jack thats just my fanfiction
said at 7:28 AM on Tue Apr 18 2017
@Troodon2 - Oh thank God, I'm not the only person who feels this way about Ashi.
said at 12:30 PM on Sun Apr 23 2017
@Troodon2. I agree wit yall folks ashi is slowly becoming my favorite Tara Strong role but I thought the same thatl it woulda been dope if Kari Wahlgren shoulda stayed as Ashi or someone else thats fresh
said at 8:19 PM on Mon Apr 24 2017
@Troodon2 Me personally, I will never tired of hearing Tara Strong give a performance. As of now, she's honestly the only voice actor I know who made me tear up just with her vocal performance alone (Brainiac in Justice League Gods and Monsters Chronicles).

Granted, I see where you're coming from. It's always nice to see lesser known talent get more opportunities to shine. But I truly believe Tara Strong gets all these roles, because she's just that dang good. Her role as Ashi is no exception.
said at 5:05 AM on Sun Apr 16 2017
 4 Shout Outs!
in the words of the scotsman to aku "youre just a big baby"
Shaun Ince
said at 11:36 AM on Sun Apr 16 2017
@Abdullab Aku preceeds to set him on fire.
Shaun Ince
said at 1:58 PM on Sun Apr 16 2017
And then comes back as a ghost.
said at 1:10 PM on Tue Apr 18 2017
@Shaun Ince And then tells his daughters to regroup and fight another day, to amass a bigger army and find Jack to finally defeat that Big Baby!!
said at 6:52 PM on Mon Mar 20 2017
 9 Shout Outs!
That was the old Aku, this is a new Aku!
said at 2:33 PM on Mon Apr 10 2017
@jonhardwick And he really doesn't care about the pathetic Samurai who wanders around like a mad fool. [Laughs] It's hilarious, really.

Scientists: ........
said at 10:11 PM on Tue Mar 14 2017
 10 Shout Outs!
Gotta get back.

Back to the past.
said at 12:11 PM on Sat Mar 18 2017
@Ghosty404 WATCHOUT
said at 8:32 AM on Mon Mar 13 2017
 12 Shout Outs!
I was skeptical about the revival, but... IT'S AWESOME!!!! I hope Phil LaMarr will get recognition for this!
said at 8:00 AM on Sun Mar 12 2017
 5 Shout Outs!
genndy awnsered my question in his livestream and mako`s daughter and grandson watched greg baldwin performed as aku
Shaun Ince
said at 9:21 PM on Tue Feb 7 2017
 9 Shout Outs!
Gotta get back, back to the past, Samurai Jack...
said at 6:24 AM on Tue Feb 7 2017
 4 Shout Outs!
So hyped for the long awaited 5th/final season we were waiting so long for!!!
said at 12:27 PM on Tue Feb 7 2017
Me too
said at 6:53 PM on Tue Feb 7 2017

Me three
said at 9:21 AM on Mon Feb 6 2017
Full trailer!!!
said at 9:55 AM on Mon Feb 6 2017
@D.A.V.E. Oh, whoops. Here's the link without the seven second skip.
said at 8:03 PM on Mon Jan 23 2017
For all you Samurai Jack fans:
said at 6:49 PM on Mon Jan 23 2017
 1 Shout Out!
March 11th, Jack returns!
said at 3:06 PM on Mon Jul 4 2016
 5 Shout Outs!
I'm glad this is coming back, but I'm going to miss Mako for sure. He really stole the show.

Sorta wish this could've concluded back when he was alive, but there's not much that can be done about that now.
said at 6:26 PM on Sat Jul 2 2016
It's so great to see this coming back. I can't wait!
said at 7:00 AM on Sat Jul 2 2016
 2 Shout Outs!

Not only is Phil Lamarr back as Jack, they're saying that they got an impressionist for Aku. So hopefully it turns out ok.
Shaun Ince
said at 3:47 PM on Sat Jul 2 2016
@ConfusedPhantom I'm fairly certain it might be Greg Baldwin. Considering he's filled in for Mako on both Avatar The Last Airbender and the animated Ninja Turtles Movie from 2007.
said at 4:53 PM on Wed Dec 2 2015
 6 Shout Outs!
C'mon Phil Lamarr, please say you are reprising your role as Samurai Jack!
said at 8:50 PM on Mon Dec 7 2015
@MegaMike1990 He is. :)
said at 9:25 PM on Mon Dec 7 2015
said at 6:47 AM on Wed Dec 16 2015

Sweet!!! :-)
said at 3:16 PM on Wed Dec 2 2015
 5 Shout Outs!
said at 12:06 PM on Wed Dec 2 2015
 4 Shout Outs!
Samurai Jack is coming back in 2016, I'm so excited!!

I definitely need to pinch myself, because I must be dreaming! :)
Ultimate Fox
said at 10:13 AM on Wed Oct 23 2013
 2 Shout Outs!
Best show beside DBZ!
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