Michael Bell

Biography: Michael Patrick Bell is an actor and voice over artist, born April 10, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York. Most commonly credited in videogames, animated movies and television series.
He is perhaps most famous for playing the voice of Drew Pickles (Angelica's dad), Chazz Finster (Chuckie's dad), and Boris (Didi's father), from the Rugrats and All Grown Up! television shows.
He was also a mainstay of 1980s animation, voicing Duke on G.I. Joe, and several characters for Transformers. In fact, Bell caused a minor uproar at BotCon, the official Transformers convention, when he told a panel of convention-goers that voice-over work is "like having a twelve-inch penis, it's no good unless you can keep it hard."[1] He also voiced Lance and Sven on Voltron, and returned to voice Lance in Voltron: The Third Dimension. He also did the voice of the Young Man on the Story of Halloween Horror album on A&M Records in 1977. He also provided the voice of the main character Raziel in three of the
Michael Patrick Bell is an actor and voice over artist, born April 10, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York. Most commonly credited in videogames, animated movies and television series.
He is perhaps most famous for playing the voice of Drew Pickles (Angelica's dad), Chazz Finster (Chuckie's dad), and Boris (Didi's father), from the Rugrats and All Grown Up! television shows.
He was also a mainstay of 1980s animation, voicing Duke on G.I. Joe, and several characters for Transformers. In fact, Bell caused a minor uproar at BotCon, the official Transformers convention, when he told a panel of convention-goers that voice-over work is "like having a twelve-inch penis, it's no good unless you can keep it hard."[1] He also voiced Lance and Sven on Voltron, and returned to voice Lance in Voltron: The Third Dimension. He also did the voice of the Young Man on the Story of Halloween Horror album on A&M Records in 1977. He also provided the voice of the main character Raziel in three of the Legacy of Kain video games. Michael Bell also shortly played the voice of Ezekiel Rage from The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest, and played the rock-star butler Lawrence to Dr. Nefarious in Ratchet and Clank 3: Up Your Arsenal. In addition to these roles, he voiced the characters Medivh and the Druid of the Talon in the game Warcraft 3 and the Druid class and Nihlathak in the game Diablo II: Lord of Destruction, as well as The Fear in Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. Bell is recognizable as the voice over-dubbing all of Peter Criss' dialogue in the band KISS' TV movie KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park. Bell is also well known for his Star Trek roles. He guest starred in the Star Trek: The Next Generation pilot episode Encounter at Farpoint as Bandi administrator Groppler Zorn and in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episodes "The Homecoming" (as a Bajoran) and "The Maquis". His recent role is as Captain Drake in W.I.T.C.H. He is also an avid animal rights activist.
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Michael Bell's Scores

Highest Metascore: 96 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty
Lowest Metascore: 60 Clive Barker's Jericho
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 26 out of 34
  2. Negative: 0 out of 34
34 game reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
91 Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal (PS2) Nov 3, 2004 Voice Of Lawrence, Comic Narrator, Trooper 1, Trooper 2 / Voice Of Lawrence, Comic Narrator, Trooper 1, Trooper 2 9.4
94 Metal Gear Solid 3: Subsistence (PS2) Mar 14, 2006 Voice: The Fear / Voice: The Fear 9.4
75 Legacy of Kain: Defiance (PS2) Nov 11, 2003 Voice Actor - Raziel / Voice Actor - Raziel 9.3
91 Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (PS2) Nov 17, 2004 Voice Actor: The Fear / Voice Actor: The Fear 9.3
95 Baldur's Gate II: Shadows of Amn (PC) Sep 24, 2000 VO Talent / VO Talent 9.2
87 Diablo II: Lord of Destruction (PC) Jun 27, 2001 Voice Acting: Druid, Nihlathak / Voice Acting: Druid, Nihlathak 9.1
87 Dark Cloud 2 (PS2) Feb 17, 2003 Voice Actor - Dr. Dell And Osmond / Voice Actor - Dr. Dell And Osmond 9.1
tbd Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver (PC) Sep 8, 1999 Voice Actor - Raziel / Voice Actor - Raziel 9.0
87 Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance (PS2) Mar 3, 2003 Voice Actor - Gurlukovich Soldier / Voice Actor - Gurlukovich Soldier 9.0
83 Command & Conquer: Generals - Zero Hour (PC) Sep 22, 2003 Voice Actor / Voice Actor 9.0
77 Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver 2 (PC) Nov 20, 2001 Voice Actor - Raziel / Voice Actor - Raziel 8.9
81 Ratchet: Deadlocked (PS2) Oct 25, 2005 Voice Of Gleeman Vox, Lawrence / Voice Of Gleeman Vox, Lawrence 8.9
70 Advent Rising (PC) Aug 9, 2005 Voice - Enorym / Voice - Enorym 8.8
96 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty (PS2) Nov 12, 2001 Voice Actor- Gurlukovich Army Soldiers / Voice Actor- Gurlukovich Army Soldiers 8.7
70 Legacy of Kain: Defiance (PC) Dec 17, 2003 Voice Actor - Raziel / Voice Actor - Raziel 8.7
76 The Bard's Tale (PS2) Oct 26, 2004 Additional Voice Actor / Additional Voice Actor 8.6
91 Call of Duty (PC) Oct 29, 2003 Voice Actor - Sergeant Pavlov / Voice Actor - Sergeant Pavlov 8.5
80 Condemned 2: Bloodshot (X360) Mar 11, 2008 Magicman, Snow Bum, President VA / Magicman, Snow Bum, President VA 8.5
80 Soul Reaver 2 (PS2) Oct 31, 2001 Voice Actor - Raziel / Voice Actor - Raziel 8.4
85 Champions of Norrath (PS2) Feb 10, 2004 Voice Cast / Voice Cast 8.4
75 Shadow of Rome (PS2) Feb 8, 2005 Caesar / Caesar 8.4
87 Icewind Dale (PC) Jun 29, 2000 Additional Voices / Voiceover Talent (Larrel) / Additional Voices / Voiceover Talent (Larrel) 8.3
78 Lost Odyssey (X360) Feb 12, 2008 Voice: Sed / Voice: Sed 8.3
87 Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance (PS2) Dec 2, 2001 VO Talent / VO Talent 8.2
65 Star Trek: Armada II (PC) Nov 12, 2001 Additional Voiceover / Additional Voiceover 8.2
72 Arc the Lad: Twilight of the Spirits (PS2) Jun 25, 2003 Voice Of Diekbeck / Voice Of Diekbeck 8.2
73 Xenosaga Episode II: Jenseits von Gut und Bose (PS2) Feb 15, 2005 Patriarch / Patriarch 8.1
82 Condemned 2: Bloodshot (PS3) Mar 18, 2008 Magic Man/President / Magic Man/President 8.1
87 Doom 3 (PC) Aug 3, 2004 Additional Voices / Additional Voices 7.6
88 Ninja Gaiden Sigma (PS3) Jul 3, 2007 English Voice Actor : Muramasa / English Voice Actor : Muramasa 7.5