John DiMaggio is an Italian-American voice actor, and a native of North Plainfield, New Jersey, known primarily for playing the robot Bender in the 20th Century Fox animated series Futurama. He also voiced Hak Fu in Jackie Chan Adventures, The Scotsman on Samurai Jack, Dr Drakken and Motor Ed in Kim Possible, and Brother Blood on Teen Titans. DiMaggio is a former stand-up comedian. He is also known as the English voice of Wakka of Besaid and Kimahri Ronso in the RPGs Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2. Additionally, he voiced Rhino in the video game Spider-Man 2 and Jack in the video game Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines. Recently, he voiced General Grievous' first appearance in Volume 1 of Star Wars: Clone Wars, but didn't return in Volume II and by consequence, Revenge of the Sith. He also provided the voice of Fu Dog of American Dragon: Jake Long and Tiny Tiger in Crash Nitro Kart.
He has also several on-screen credits, such as Steve Ballmer in the docudrama about the history of Microsoft-Apple Computer, Pirates of Silicon Valley, and as the recurring character Dr. Sean Underhill on Chicago Hope.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
John DiMaggio Facts
|Birthday||September 4, 1968 (55)|
|Birthplace||North Plainfield, New Jersey, USA|
|If You Give a Mouse a Cookie|
|Episode 4 Outtake|
|Carl Panzram: The Spirit of Hatred and Vengeance|
|Battle of the Superheroes!|
|Tom and Jerry: Robin Hood and his Merry Mouse|
|Batman: The Killing Joke|
|Mia and the Migoo|