Kevin Conroy, the voice of Batman for generations of fans, has died at the age of 66. Conroy’s death was first reported by Diane Pershingwho played Poison Ivy in Batman: The Animated Series, and Warner Bros. Animation officially confirmed this information today.
Conroy became known for voicing the crusader in the 1990s Batman animated series, a role he would go on to portray in a number of animated films, films, and video games. of the DC Universe for decades. Regarded as the official Batman voice actor, Conroy takes on the role of the dark knight who also appeared in films such as Batman: The Mask of Phantasm, Justice League, and the Arkham video game trilogy. Rocksteady’s break.
“Kevin is so much more than an actor I’ve had the pleasure of casting and directing – he’s a close friend of over 30 years whose kindness and generous spirit know no bounds,” said casting director Andrea Romano. said in a press release from Warner Bros. . “Kevin’s warm heart, deep laughter and pure love of life will be with me forever.”
Praise has begun to pour in, as cartoonists, writers, and other voice actors who have shared the recording studio with the legend all begin to share stories of warmth and compassion. Conroy’s hidden.
Bruce imagined him, Andrea found him and as soon as he was found, Kevin opened the door for all of us to bring you the amazing DCAU characters.
Kevin, my friend, my colleague, my hero. We will all miss you terribly. You are a unique soul. Thank you. Take a break #Batman #KevinConroy pic.twitter.com/yrNC8Mfjnt
– Clancy Brown (@RealClancyBrown) November 11, 2022
I struggled to find words to describe Kevin Conroy and how much his voice means to me.
BATMAN TAS has changed my life both professionally and personally, in a very real way.
I’ve always wanted to meet him at a gig and tell him how important his work is to me, but never did. Damned. pic.twitter.com/E9wUdKnHSh
– Mitch Gerads (@MitchGerads) November 11, 2022
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