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Overview (2)

Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height 6' 0¾" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Michael Bell was born on July 30, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is known for his work on The Transformers: The Movie (1986), Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004) and G.I. Joe (1985). He has been married to Victoria Carroll since January 1, 1968. They have one child.

Spouse (1)

Victoria Carroll (1 January 1968 - present) ( 1 child)

Trivia (8)

Does commercials spoofing his Super Friends (1980) character Zan on Cartoon Network, the cable channel.
Does all the voice-overs for Zale's Diamond Stores.
When the animated G.I. Joe (1985) aired, his character, Duke, led the heroes into battle shouting, "Yo, Joe!" in the opening credits. His voice always remained in place, even though the credits were later changed to show the character Flint (who was voiced by Bill Ratner) leading the heroes into battle.
Provided the voice of the Parkay tub for the first five years of the Parkay Margarine commercials.
Taught the voice acting workshop that trained voice actor Cam Clarke.
Father of Ashley Bell, with his wife, Victoria Carroll.
According to Steve Guttenberg's autobiography, Michael Bell was his godfather and mentor. When Bell was cast in Rollercoaster (1977), he managed to get Guttenberg a small role that served as his big screen debut.
He was awarded the 1997 Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award for Featured Actor in a Musical for "Show Boat" at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California.

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