William Dufris (1958–2020)

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William Dufris was born on February 1, 1958 in Houlton, Maine, USA. He is known for his work on Bob the Builder (1998), Venus Wars (1989) and Patlabor: The Movie (1989). He died on March 24, 2020 in the USA. See full bio »


(age 62) in USA

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Known For

Bob the Builder Bob (US) / Farmer Pickles (US) / Mr. Beasley (US) / Mr. Sabatini (US) / Skip (US) / Mr. Beasley (UK) / Mr. Bentley (US) / Mr. Dixon (US)
Venus Wars Kurtz
Patlabor: The Movie Kataoka (1995)
The Wile Sound Department


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 1998-2006 Bob the Builder (TV Series)
Bob (US) / Farmer Pickles (US) / Mr. Beasley (US) / ...
- Mr. Bentley's Assistant (2006) ... Bob (US) / Mr. Beasley (US) (voice)
- Muck's Beach Tower (2003) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Lofty and the Crab (2003) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Volleyball Dizzy (2003) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Bob Five-0 (2003) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
 2003-2005 Bob the Builder: Bob's Mini Projects (TV Series)
Bob (US)
- Sun Time (2005) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Lofty and the Otters (2005) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Scoop and the Worms (2005) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Bob's Hammock (2004) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
- Bob and the Hedgehogs (2004) ... Bob (US) (voice, uncredited)
 2004 Bob the Builder: The Live Show
Bob (US) (voice)
 2004 Bob the Builder: Snowed Under (Video)
Bob (US) (voice)
 2003 Bob the Builder: Tool Power! (Video)
Bob the Builder (voice)
 2003 Bob the Builder: Building Friendships (TV Movie)
Bob the Builder (voice)
 2003 Bob the Builder: The Knights of Fix-A-Lot (TV Movie)
Bob (US) / Farmer Pickles (US) / Mr. Beasley (US) / ... (voice)
 2001 Bob the Builder: A Christmas to Remember (Video)
Pogo / Scruffty / Mr. Bentley (voice)
 2000 Colony Wars: Red Sun (Video Game)
Additional Voices
 2000 Backyard Baseball 2001 (Video Game)
Jason Kendall (voice, as Bill Dufris)
 2000 Imperium Galactica II: Alliances (Video Game) (English version, voice, as Bill Dufris)
 2000 Pajama Sam 3: You Are What You Eat from Your Head to Your Feet (Video Game) (voice, as Bill Dufris)
 1998 The Feeble Files (Video Game) (voice, as Bill Dufris)
 1997 Colony Wars (Video Game)
L.O.F.W Tactical Military Computer (voice)
 1997 G Police (Video Game) (voice, as Bill Duffries)
 1996 X
Subaru Sumeragi (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1994 Genocyber (TV Mini-Series)
- Vajranoid Attack (1994) ... Narrator (English version, voice, uncredited)
- Global War (1994) ... Narrator (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1993 New Dominion Tank Police (TV Series short)
Con / Cop / Foureyes (1995) (English version, voice, as William Dufries)
 1993 Patlabor 2: The Movie
Sakuma / Yamadera / Fuzzyball / ... (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1992 Birds of a Feather (TV Series)
- The Chigwell Connection (1992) ... Commentator
 1991 Judge (Video)
Ryuichi (English version, voice, as William Dufries)
 1990 May to December (TV Series)
- No Other Love (1990) ... Matt
 1989 Angel Cop (TV Mini-Series)
Guard / Reporter / Walla (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1989 Patlabor: The Movie
Kataoka (1995) (English version, voice, as William Dufries)
 1989 Lupin the Third: Bye Bye, Lady Liberty (TV Movie)
Wolf (1996) (English version, voice, as Bill Dufries)
 1989 Venus Wars
Kurtz (English version, voice, as William Dufries)
 1988 The Ultimate Teacher (Video)
Cyclist / Clerk / Speaker / ... (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1988 Appleseed (Video)
SWAT (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1987 Junk Boy (Video short)
John (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1985 Odin
Crew / SOS (1992) (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1982 Space Adventure Cobra
Cobra (UK 1995) (English version, voice, uncredited)
 1978 Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo
Wolf (Lupin) (1996 Manga dub) (English version, voice, as Bill Dufries)
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