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|Born|| Franklin Wendell Welker|
March 12, 1946
|Characters played|| H.E.R.B.I.E.|
Franklin Wendell Welker (born March 12, 1946) is an actor who played H.E.R.B.I.E. and Impossible Man on Fantastic Four; Iceman, Ms. Lion, Flash Thompson, and Stan Blockbuster on Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends; Nightcrawler, Toad, and Lockheed on "Pryde of the X-Men"; Ice Demons, and Dark Elves, additional animal voices on The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, and Odin on Avengers Assemble.
He also voiced Shmoo on Fred and Barney Meet the Shmoo, the series that followed after Fred and Barney Meet the Thing.
Other notable roles include Transformers, Scooby Doo, Futurama, Captain Planet and the Planeteers, Aladdin, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Batman Beyond, Family Guy, The Walt Disney Company's Frankenweenie, Static Shock, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Jackie Chan Adventures, The Simpsons, Superman, Animaniacs, Mulan, Extreme Ghostbusters, Spawn, Gargoyles, Independence Day, The X-Files, Jumanji, Batman: The Animated Series, Species, The Santa Clause, Super Mario Bros., Tiny Toon Adventures, Darkwing Duck, Muppet Babies, The Real Ghostbusters, Beauty and the Beast, Dinosaurs, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze, TaleSpin, The Rescuers Down Under, DuckTales, Smurfs, The Little Mermaid, Oliver & Company, The Flintstones Kids, House II: The Second Story, Rambo, G.I. Joe, Jonny Quest, My Little Pony, The Jetsons, Dungeons & Dragons, Inspector Gadget, Cat's Eye, Super Friends, and Gremlins.