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Bruce Lanoil

Bruce Lanoil was born on July 5, 1960 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is known for his work on Theodore Rex (1995), Cats & Dogs (2001) and Are We There Yet? (2005). See full bio »

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Theodore Rex Theodore Rex (puppet) / Oliver Rex (puppeteer)
Cats & Dogs Mr.Tinkles Face Performer
Are We There Yet? Miscellaneous Crew
Where the Wild Things Are Miscellaneous Crew


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 2018 The Muppets Take the O2 (Video)
Additional Muppet Performer / Himself (voice)
 2016 Mr. Neighbor's House (TV Movie)
Officer Policecop / Demon #3 (voice)
 2015-2016 The Muppets. (TV Series)
Additional Muppet Performer
- Because... Love (2016) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
- Generally Inhospitable (2016) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
- Little Green Lie (2016) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
- Got Silk? (2016) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
- A Tail of Two Piggies (2016) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 2015 Oscar's Hotel for Fantastical Creatures (TV Mini-Series)
Ginger Root
- Hunger Pains (2015) ... Ginger Root
 2014 Disney Drive On with The Muppets (TV Series short)
 2014 Muppets Most Wanted
LA Muppet Performer (voice)
 2014 Grid Smasher (TV Series)
Additional Puppeteer
- Pilot (2014) ... Additional Puppeteer
 2013 No, You Shut Up! (TV Series)
Matt Rosenberg
- Gay Marraige (2013) ... Matt Rosenberg (voice)
 2013 Good Luck Charlie (TV Series)
Additional Muppet Performer
- Duncan Dream House (2013) ... Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 2013 Teeny Tiny Dogs (TV Movie)
Dinky (voice)
 2013 Sid the Science Kid: The Movie
BobbyBot / Dr. Bonanodon(Face)
 2012 All I Need Is Love (Video short)
Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 2011 The Muppets
Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 2011 Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure (Video Game) (voice)
 2010 Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore
Mr. Tinkles Face Performer (uncredited)
 2008 Disney TH!NK Fast (Video Game)
Timon (voice)
 2008 Studio DC: Almost Live! (TV Series)
Additional Muppets (voice)
 2008 Frances (TV Series)
Father Badger (voice)
 2008 Family Guy (TV Series)
- Play It Again, Brian (2008) ... (voice)
 2007 Kingdom Hearts II: Final Mix+ (Video Game)
Timon (English version, voice)
 2005 Kingdom Hearts II (Video Game)
Timon (English version, voice)
 2003 Looney Tunes: Back in Action
Pepe Le Pew (voice)
 2001 Cats & Dogs
Mr.Tinkles Face Performer (uncredited)
 2001 Monkeybone
Street Squash Raccoon (voice)
 1999 The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland
Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 1999 Muppets from Space
Additional Muppet Performer
 1999 Can of Worms (TV Movie)
The Bom (voice)
 1998 Jack Frost
In Suit Performer
 1996-1997 Muppets Tonight (TV Series)
Additional Muppets
- The Cameo Show (1997) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
- Paula Abdul (1996) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
- Heather Locklear (1996) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
- Pierce Brosnan (1996) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
- Martin Short (1996) ... Additional Muppets (voice)
 1996-1997 The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss (TV Series)
The Cat in the Hat / Larry Nooly / King Noogle / ...
- The Blag-Bludder Beast (1997) ... The Cat in the Hat
- The Simplifier (1996) ... The Cat in the Hat
- The Guest (1996) ... Larry Nooly / The Cat in the Hat
- The King's Beard (1996) ... King Noogle
- Who Are You, Sue Snue? (1996) ... Uncle Dutter
 1996 Muppets Treasure Island (Video Game)
Stevenson the Parrot (voice)
 1996 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: The Brush in the Stone (Video)
Sidney Cyclops (voice)
 1996 Aliens in the Family (TV Series)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth (TV Series) (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: An Eye for a Tooth (Video)
Sidney Cyclops (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Big Mouth Gulch (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Ms. Sweetie (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Lost My Brush (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Ms. Sweetie (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Malibu Timmy (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Ms. Sweetie / Big Dan (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Molar Island (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Kay (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Operation: Secret Birthday Surprise (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Ms. Sweetie / Kay (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Rainy Day Adventure (Video)
Ms. Sweetie (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Spooky Tooth (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Mumfred's Dad (voice)
 1995 The Adventures of Timmy the Tooth: Timmy in Space (Video)
Sidney Cyclops / Ms. Sweetie (voice)
 1995 Theodore Rex
Theodore Rex (puppet) / Oliver Rex (puppeteer)
 1995 Mr. Willowby's Christmas Tree (TV Short)
Owl / Bear (voice)
 1991-1994 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Charlene Sinclair / Charlene Sinclair (face) / Les / ...
- Georgie Must Die! (1994) ... Charlene Sinclair
- Into the Woods (1994) ... Charlene Sinclair / Les
- Working Girl (1994) ... Charlene Sinclair
- Variations on a Theme Park (1994) ... Charlene Sinclair
- Life in the Faust Lane (1994) ... Charlene Sinclair / Devil
 1994 Muppet Classic Theater (Video)
Additional Muppet Performer (voice)
 1994 It's Not Easy Being Green (Video short)
Additional Muppets (voice)
 1993 ABC Weekend Specials (TV Series)
Doc Peppers
- Commander Toad in Space (1993) ... Doc Peppers (voice)
 1992 The Legend of Prince Valiant (TV Series)
- The Dawn of Darkness (1992) ... (voice)
 1990 Ys: Book 1&2 (Video Game)
Luta Gemma (English version, voice)
 1990 Perfect Strangers (TV Series)
- Hocus Pocus (1990) ... Ventriloquist (as Bruce LaNoil)
 1990 Spaced Invaders
Pez (voice)
 1986 Popples (TV Movie)
Puppet Voices (voice)
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Show Show Self (3 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Acted in Eugene O'Neill's "In The Zone," "Ile," and "Where The Cross Is Made," at Night Owl Players in North Hollywood, California in July 1987.

Official Sites:

Puppet reel

Alternate Names:

Bruce LaNoil

Did You Know?


Performed the voice and head of Mr. Tinkles (from Cats and Dogs) for a Muppetfest Creature Shop demonstration on December 8, 2001.

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