Actor Kevin Conroy was American. He first gained notoriety as the voice of DC Comics superhero Batman in the 1990s Warner Bros. television series Batman.
Kevin Conroy, a Hollywood actor best remembered for portraying Batman in Warner Bros.’ enduring animated television series “Batman: The Animated Series,” died at the age of 66 after a brief battle with cancer.
Actor Kevin Conroy
ABOUT KEVIN CONROY
With Temstocles Lopez’s romantic drama Chain of Desire, which he also wrote and directed, Kevin Conroy made his acting debut in 1992. Aside from the Batman franchise, Kevin also donated his talents to the Scooby-Doo and Masters of the Universe series. In November 1955, Kevin Conroy was born in Westbury, New York. Kevin then enrolled in The Julliard School to study acting. Kevin’s wife Vaughn C. Williams, sister Trisha Conroy, and brother Tom Conroy are all still alive.
On November 30, 1955, in Westbury, New York, Kevin Conroy was born. Kevin attended Juilliard's theatre division at the age of 17 on a full scholarship and trained with actor John Houseman. He went on tour with "The Acting Company" after graduating from Juilliard in 1978, and he participated in the national tour of "Deathtrap" in 1979. He was chosen to appear in the daytime soap opera Another World in 1980. (1964). His association with the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California, where he appeared in "Hamlet" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream," however, came about because he suddenly missed the theatre. He performed in a range of modern and vintage plays between 1980 and 1985, including the Broadway productions of "Eastern Standard" and "Lolita."
He played Bruce Wayne for the first time in Batman: The Animated Series 30 years ago, and since then, he has appeared in a number of TV shows, motion pictures, and video games.
Along with appearing in a 2019 episode of Batman, he also provided the voice of the superhero in the video games Arkham Knight and Arkham City.
The voiceover industry lost one of the greats, according to his agency Steven Neibert, who spoke to the BBC.
“I worked with him for more than 25 years, and I am absolutely devastated.”
Casting director Andrea Romano called Conroy a “close friend.”
“Kevin’s warm heart, beautifully deep laugh, and sheer joy of life will be with me forever,” she continued.
Fans will always remember Conroy for being the first person in animation to portray Bruce Wayne and Batman with two unique voices, which was Conroy’s idea.
The television series Batman: The Animated Series from Warner Bros. in the 1990s and other TV shows and feature films in the DC animated universe made Kevin Conroy famous for his voice work as the DC Comics character Batman. As a result of the success of his portrayal of Batman, Conroy continued to play the role in several DC Universe Animated Original Movies productions as well as the critically acclaimed video games Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009), Batman: Arkham City (2011), and Batman: Arkham Knight (2015).