Dan Castellaneta

Dan Castellaneta

Date Of Birth: Oct 29, 1957
Birth Place: Chicago Illinois, USA

Popularity: 194th All Time, 206th This Week

Trivia & Fun Facts:

  • Is strictly a vegan and doesn't drink alcohol.  
  • Practices tai-chi. 
  • At first for the voice of Homer Simpson, Dan tried to imitate Walter Matthau, but he had trouble with certain emotional registers and intonations with the voice, so he slightly changed the present voice of Homer beginning at the beginning of the second season of The Simpsons
  • His voice characterization of Krusty the Clown on The Simpsons was based on Chicago television legend Bob Bell who portrayed WGN-TV's Bozo from 1960-1984. 
  • In 2002, his trademark phrase "d'oh" from The Simpsons was considered valid, and added to the Oxford English Dictionary.

Dan Castellaneta Voices

Credits On BTVA: 355 Roles from 89 Titles  [ Only show characters with sound clips ]

  • ALL
  • SHOWS
    (47)
  • MOVIES
    (14)
  • GAMES
    (20)
  • RIDES
    (1)
  • ADS
    (6)
  • NARR.
    (1)

SHOWS

VIDEO GAMES

NARRATION



Comments

Add a Comment

Faved by 179 BTVA Members
Share/Save/Bookmark
Favorite Role
Who's your favorite Dan Castellaneta role? *
Homer Simpson
63.0% (46 votes)
Grandpa Phil
9.6% (7 votes)
Robot Devil
8.2% (6 votes)
Megavolt / Elmo Sputterspark
5.5% (4 votes)
Krusty the Clown
2.7% (2 votes)
Genie
2.7% (2 votes)
Earthworm Jim
2.7% (2 votes)
Ventriloquist and Scarface / Arnold Wesker
1.4% (1 vote)
Earl
1.4% (1 vote)
Barney Gumble
1.4% (1 vote)
Abraham Simpson
1.4% (1 vote)
73 Total Votes
VOICE COMPARES
Listen to other actors who have also voiced the following Dan Castellaneta characters.
CHECK OUT ALL 5 VOICE COMPARES »