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Peter Cullen

Actor | * 07/28/1941 (79) | Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Peter Claver Cullen (born July 28, 1941) is a Canadian voice actor. He is best known as the voice of Optimus Prime in the original 1980s Transformers animated series, and most other incarnations of the character. He has also voiced many other characters across a wide variety of popular media, including Eeyore in the Winnie the Pooh franchise, Monterey Jack in Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers, and the first voice of KARR in Knight Rider. In 2007, Cullen returned to the role of Optimus Prime in various Transformers media, starting with the first live-action film. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Animation | Kids & Family | Comedies

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Movies with Peter Cullen as Actor(52)

as Optimus Prime (voice)2018 Bumblebee
as Optimus Prime (voice)2017 Transformers: The Last Knight
as Optimus Prime (voice)2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction
as Optimus Prime2012 Transformers: The Ride - 3D
as Optimus Prime (voice)2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon
as Eeyore (voice)2009 Tigger & Pooh and a Musical Too
as Optimus Prime (voice)2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen
as Narrator2009 Bizarre Dinosaurs
as Optimus Prime (voice)2007 Transformers
as himself2007 Their War
as Optimus Prime2006 Transformers: Beginnings
as Eeyore (voice)2005 Pooh's Heffalump Halloween Movie
as Eeyore (voice)2005 Pooh's Heffalump Movie
as Eeyore (voice)2003 Piglet's Big Movie
as Captain Nathaniel Flint (voice) (uncredited)2002 Treasure Planet
as Eeyore (voice)2000 The Tigger Movie
as Eeyore (voice)1998 A Winnie the Pooh Thanksgiving
as Narrator1997 The Making of 'Spawn'
as Eeyore (voice)1991 Winnie the Pooh & Christmas Too
as Hägar1989 Hägar the Horrible
as Sorcerer (voice)1988 Mickey's 60th Birthday
as Zandar / Nemesis Enforcer / Scientist1987 G.I. Joe: The Movie
as The Predator (voice) (uncredited)1987 Predator
as (voice)1986 Heathcliff: The Movie
as Ahgg (voice)1986 My Little Pony: The Movie
as Hutch / Commander James Hawkins / Coran / King Alfor / Narrator1986 Voltron: Fleet of Doom
as Optimus Prime (voice)1986 The Transformers: The Movie
as Japheth1986 Noah's Ark
as Murky Dismal / Castle Monster / Glitterbot / Guard / Skydancer / Slurthie (voice)1985 Rainbow Brite and the Star Stealer
as Arthur Ravencroft1985 Big Foot And The Muscle Machines
as Optimus Prime / Ironhide1984 The Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye
as Yukon "Yukie" Pete1983 The Secret World of OG
as Santa Claus1982 Christmas Comes to Pac-land
as Gruffle1982 Heidi's Song
as King Kong (voice)1976 King Kong
as Allen1970 Prologue

TV Shows/Series with Peter Cullen as Actor(46)

as Optimus Prime (voice)2015 Transformers: Robots In Disguise
as Optimus Prime2010 Transformers: Prime
as Eeyore (voice)2007 My Friends Tigger & Pooh
as Eeyore (voice)2001 The Book of Pooh
1993 Bonkers
as Admiral Grimitz (voice)1987 DuckTales
as Commander Eagle / Nemesis / Ramrod (voice)1987 Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs
as Eddie Spenser, Jr. / Haunter / Brat-a-Rat / Floatzart / Big Evil / Corpulon1986 Ghostbusters
1986 Rambo
as Optimus Prime / Ironhide / Streetwise / Nightstick / Slugslinger / Wingspan1984 The Transformers
as Venger1983 Dungeons & Dragons
as K.A.R.R. (voice)1982 Knight Rider
as Sour Puss (voice)1982 Pac-Man
as Brandon Brewster / Mighty Man1979 Mighty Man and Yukk

Full Name: Peter Cullen
Citizenship: Canada
Born: Monday, 07/28 1941 (July) in Montreal (current age: 79 years + 57 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Snake)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: National Theatre School of Canada
Children: Clay Cullen, Angus Cullen, Claire Cullen, Pilar E. Cullen
Other names for Peter Cullen (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Peter Claver Cullen"
"Peter Cullan"
Peter Cullen frequently works together with these people:
Frank Welker (38x, Actor)
Jim Cummings (36x, Actor)
Ken Sansom (14x, Actor)
Michael Bay (13x, Crew)
Alan Oppenheimer (13x, Actor)
John Fiedler (12x, Actor)
Rob Paulsen (11x, Actor)
Neil Ross (11x, Actor)
Tress MacNeille (10x, Actress)
Michael Bell (10x, Actor)
A. A. Milne (10x, Crew)
Brian Hohlfeld (9x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1626, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 08/25/2020