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Michael Rye (I) (1918–2012)

Michael Rye was born on March 2, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Riordan Billsbury. He was an actor, known for Spider-Man (1994), Two Lost Worlds (1951) and The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians (1985). He was married to Patricia Foster. He died on September 21, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Spider-Man
Spider-Man Dr. Farley Stillwell
(1995-1996)
Two Lost Worlds
Two Lost Worlds Capt. Hackett
(1951)
The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians
The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians Green Lantern / Hal Jordan / Joe Chill
(1985)
Spider-Man
Spider-Man Magneto / Mysterio
(1981)

Filmography

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 1995-1996 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Dr. Farley Stillwell
- Sins of the Fathers Chapter 2: Make a Wish (1996) ... Dr. Farley Stillwell (voice)
- Neogenic Nightmare Chapter 14: The Final Nightmare (1996) ... Dr. Farley Stillwell (voice)
- Neogenic Nightmare Chapter 1: The Insidious Six (1995) ... Dr. Farley Stillwell (voice)
- The Sting of the Scorpion (1995) ... Dr. Farley Stillwell (voice)
 1993 Swat Kats: The Radical Squadron (TV Series)
KatCo Captain / KatCo Crewman #2
- Bride of the Pastmaster (1993) ... KatCo Captain / KatCo Crewman #2 (voice)
 1992-1993 The Pirates of Dark Water (TV Series)
- The Living Treasure (1993) ... (voice)
- The Soul Stealer (1993) ... (voice)
- Sister of the Sword (1993) ... (voice)
- The Pandawa Plague (1993) ... (voice)
- The Game Players of Undaar (1992) ... (voice)
 1992 Jonah (Video short)
Narrator
 1992 Queen Esther (Video short) (voice)
 1991 Dragon's Lair II: Timewarp (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 1985-1991 Adventures of the Gummi Bears (TV Series)
Duke Igthorn / King Gregor / Knight / ...
- Wings Over Dunwyn (1991) ... Duke Igthorn / King Gregor (voice)
- May the Best Princess Win (1991) ... King Gregor (voice)
- Trading Faces (1991) ... Duke Igthorn / King Gregor / Sir Victor Igthorn (voice)
- Tummi Trouble (1991) ... Duke Igthorn (voice)
- King Igthorn: Part II (1990) ... Duke Igthorn / King Gregor (voice)
 1991 TaleSpin (TV Series)
Chancellor Trample
- The Road to Macadamia (1991) ... Chancellor Trample (voice)
 1990 Joseph and His Brothers (Video short) (voice)
 1990 The Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Pity the Poor Pirate (1990) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1989 The Real Ghostbusters (TV Series)
Dr. Crowley
- The Halloween Door (1989) ... Dr. Crowley (voice)
 1988 The Flintstone Kids' Just Say No Special (TV Movie)
Mr. Slaghoople / Irate Man (voice)
 1988 Yogi & the Invasion of the Space Bears (TV Movie)
Ranger Jones (voice)
 1986-1988 The Flintstone Kids (TV Series)
Ricky Slaghoople
- Philo's D-Feat/The Birthday Shuffle/Captain Cavedog (1988) ... Ricky Slaghoople (voice)
- Camper Scamper/Bone Voyage/The Cream-Pier Strikes Back (1988) ... Ricky Slaghoople (voice)
- Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Betty/Haircutastrophe (1987) ... Ricky Slaghoople (voice)
 1987 DuckTales (TV Series)
- Once Upon a Dime (1987) ... (voice)
 1987 The Nativity (Video short) (voice)
 1987 Scooby-Doo Meets the Boo Brothers (TV Movie)
Mayor (voice)
 1986 Fluppy Dogs (TV Movie)
Wagstaff (voice)
 1982-1986 The Smurfs (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Smurfquest: Part 1/Smurfquest: Part 2 (1986) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Smurf Who Couldn't Say No (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 Daniel and the Lion's Den (Video short) (voice)
 1986 David and Goliath (Video short) (voice)
 1986 Joshua and the Battle of Jericho (Video short) (voice)
 1986 Moses (Video short) (voice)
 1986 Noah's Ark (Video short) (voice)
 1986 Samson and Delilah (Video short) (voice)
 1985-1986 Yogi's Treasure Hunt (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Snow White and the Seven Treasure Hunters (1986) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Riddle in the Middle of the Earth (1985) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1985 The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo (TV Series)
Demondo / Reflector Specter
- Scooby in Kwackyland (1985) ... Demondo (voice)
- Reflections in a Ghoulish Eye (1985) ... Reflector Specter (voice)
 1985 The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians (TV Series)
Green Lantern / Hal Jordan / Joe Chill
- The Death of Superman (1985) ... Green Lantern (voice)
- Brainchild/The Case of the Stolen Super Powers (1985) ... Green Lantern (voice)
- The Wild Cards (1985) ... Green Lantern (voice)
- The Fear (1985) ... Green Lantern / Hal Jordan / Joe Chill (voice)
 1985 Snorks (TV Series)
Additional Voices
 1979-1985 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Mr. Winsborrow / Narrator / Worker / ...
- The Return of the Bunjee (1985) ... Mr. Winsborrow (voice)
- The Bunjee Venture (1984) ... Narrator / Mr. Winsborrow (voice)
- The Secret World of Og (1983) ... Worker / Cowboy #1 / GreenDeputy / ... (voice)
- Scruffy (1980) ... (voice)
- The Incredible Detectives (1979) ... (voice)
 1984 Pink Panther and Sons (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Panky's Pet (1984) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1984 SuperFriends: The Legendary Super Powers Show (TV Series)
Green Lantern / Apache Chief
- The Village of Lost Souls/The Curator (1984) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- Island of the Dinosoids/Uncle Mxyzptlk (1984) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- No Honor Among Thieves/Mr. Mxyzptlk and the Magic Lamp (1984) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
 1980-1983 Super Friends (TV Series)
Green Lantern / Apache Chief
- Return of the Phantoms/Bully for You/SuperClones (1983) ... Green Lantern (voice)
- Warpland/Two Gleeks Are Deadlier Than One/Bulgor the Behemoth (1983) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- The Iron Cyclops/Palette's Perils/Colossus (1981) ... Apache Chief (voice)
 1982-1983 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Dr. Steve Perry / Supreme Hydra / Jasper Bryn
- The Hulk Destroys Bruce Banner (1983) ... (voice, credit only)
- The Boy Who Saw Tomorrow (1983) ... (voice, credit only)
- Enter: She-Hulk (1983) ... Dr. Steve Perry / Supreme Hydra / Jasper Bryn (voice)
- Punks on Wheels (1983) ... (voice, credit only)
- The Incredible Shrinking Hulk (1982) ... (voice, credit only)
 1983 Space Ace (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 1983 The New Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Show (TV Series) (voice)
 1983 Dragon's Lair (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 1983 The Dukes (TV Series)
- The Dukes in Switzerland (1983) ... (voice, as Mike Rye)
- The Dukes Do Paris (1983) ... (voice, as Mike Rye)
- The Dukes in Scotland (1983) ... (voice, as Mike Rye)
- The Dukes in Hong Kong (1983) ... (voice, as Mike Rye)
- The Dukes in Urbekistan (1983) ... (voice, as Mike Rye)
 1982 Shirt Tales (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Dinkel's Ark/The Duke of Dinkel (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Magical Musical Caper/The Very Buried Treasure (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Hapless Hound/The Nearsighted Bear (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Save the Park/Pam-Dora's Box (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Moving Time/Back to Nature (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1982 Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Who's Minding the Brat? (1982) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1981 Daniel Boone (TV Movie) (voice)
 1981 Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (TV Series)
Magneto
- The Prison Plot (1981) ... Magneto (voice)
 1981 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Mysterio / Magneto
- The Pied Piper of New York Town (1981) ... Mysterio (voice)
- When Magneto Speaks... People Listen (1981) ... Magneto (voice)
 1979 The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show (TV Series)
Narrator (1979) (voice)
 1979 The Super Globetrotters (TV Series)
Narrator / Basketball Announcer / Mayor of Breadbasket City / ...
- The Super Globetrotters vs. Attila the Hun (1979) ... Narrator / Basketball Announcer (voice)
- The Super Globetrotters vs. Merlo the Magician (1979) ... Narrator / Basketball Announcer (voice)
- The Super Globetrotters vs. Bullmoose (1979) ... Narrator / Basketball Announcer / Mayor of Breadbasket City (voice)
- The Super Globetrotters vs. Transylvania Terrors (1979) ... Narrator / Basketball Announcer (voice)
- The Super Globetrotters vs. The Time Lord (1979) ... Narrator / Basketball Announcer (voice)
 1979 Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (TV Series)
Additional Voices (voice)
 1979 The World's Greatest SuperFriends (TV Series)
Henchman / Scientist
- Rub Three Times for Disaster (1979) ... Henchman / Scientist (voice)
 1978 Challenge of the Superfriends (TV Series)
Green Lantern / Apache Chief / Alien Ruler / ...
- History of Doom/The Rise and Fall of the Super Friends (1978) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- SuperFriends: Rest in Peace/Journey Through Inner Space (1978) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- Doomsday/Battle of the Gods (1978) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- Fairy Tale of Doom/Batman: Dead or Alive (1978) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
- The Final Challenge/The Incredible Space Circus (1978) ... Green Lantern / Apache Chief (voice)
 1978 Jana of the Jungle (TV Series)
- Race for Life (1978) ... (voice)
- Suspicion (1978) ... (voice)
- Countdown (1978) ... (voice)
- The Sting of the Tarantula (1978) ... (voice)
- Dangerous Cargo (1978) ... (voice)
 1978 Fangface (TV Series)
Mysto
- Don't Abra When You Cadabra (1978) ... Mysto (voice)
 1977 The All-New Super Friends Hour (TV Series)
Green Lantern / Hal Jordan / Apache Chief
- The Protector/Stowaways/The Ghost/Rampage (1977) ... Green Lantern / Hal Jordan (voice)
- The Enforcer/Shark/Planet of the Neanderthals/Flood of Diamonds (1977) ... Green Lantern / Hal Jordan (voice, as Mike Rye)
 1971 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Yen Sid
- Disney on Parade (1971) ... Yen Sid (voice, uncredited)
 1969 Hot Wheels (TV Series)
Mike Wheeler (voice)
 1969 Skyhawks (TV Series)
Mike Wilson (voice)
 1967 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
The Real Belson
- The Traitor (1967) ... The Real Belson
 1967 Mr. Terrific (TV Series)
President
- I Can't Fly (1967) ... President
 1966 The Lone Ranger (TV Series)
Lone Ranger
- The Trickster/Crack of Doom/The Human Dynamo (1966) ... Lone Ranger (voice)
 1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Commentator
- The Case of the Laughing Lady (1965) ... Commentator
 1962 Hands of a Stranger
George Britton
 1960 The Flintstones (TV Series)
Charlie / Police Announcer / 1st Guy / ...
- The Swimming Pool (1960) ... Charlie / Police Announcer / 1st Guy / ... (voice)
 1959 M Squad (TV Series)
Deputy Warden Carlson
- The Crush Out (1959) ... Deputy Warden Carlson
 1958 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Hanlon
- The Liam Fitzmorgan Story (1958) ... Hanlon
 1958 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Randall
- The Castaway (1958) ... Randall
 1958 Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre (TV Series)
Fred Jackson
- The Bravado Touch (1958) ... Fred Jackson
 1958 Schlitz Playhouse (TV Series)
- I Shot a Prowler (1958)
 1958 The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (TV Series)
Ace Rocklin
- Pritikin's Predicament (1958) ... Ace Rocklin
 1951 Two Lost Worlds
Capt. Hackett (as Rye Billsbury)
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