Delisle at the 2015 Fan Expo in Toronto
|Born||Erin Grey Van Oosbree
August 24, 1973
Fort Ord, California, U.S.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Other names||Grey DeLisle-Griffin
|Occupation||Voice actress, singer-songwriter|
|Labels||Hummin'bird, Sugar Hill|
Erin Grey Van Oosbree (born August 24, 1973), credited as Grey DeLisle (//) and Grey Griffin, is an American voice actress and singer-songwriter. She has done voice acting for numerous animated films, television shows, and video games. Her voice roles include Vicky from The Fairly OddParents, Samantha "Sam" Manson from Danny Phantom, Mandy from The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy, Frankie Foster, Duchess, and Goo from Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Yumi Yoshimura from Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi, Azula from Avatar: The Last Airbender, Kimiko Tohomiko from Xiaolin Showdown, as well as Lola, Lana, and Lily Loud from The Loud House, and Prince Puppycorn from Unikitty!. She has been the voice of Daphne Blake in the Scooby-Doo cartoons and direct-to-videos and other appearances since 2000. In video games, she voices Amanda Valenciano Libre from Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker.
Early life and career
DeLisle was born in Fort Ord, California, to truck driver George Van Oosbree and singer Joanna Ruth. Her parents separated when she was young. She has one younger brother. DeLisle's mother became a born-again Pentecostal when she was eleven and she was later raised by her maternal grandmother, Eva Flores, a vocalist who performed with salsa musician Tito Puente. She credits her father's love of country music as the biggest influence on her musical taste. She attended Chula Vista High School in the same graduating class as Mario Lopez. In her late teens, she started singing old gospel tunes, and entered the world of comedy on the advice of a friend. In her comedy routine, DeLisle imitated voices. Her impressions earned the attention of a casting director and was advised to take up voice acting. At this time, she went back to her musical ambitions but also took classes in voice-overs. She soon began working with talent agent Sandy Schnarr.
In the Scooby-Doo franchise, DeLisle has voiced Daphne Blake since the direct-to-video movie Scooby-Doo and the Cyber Chase, which she inherited from her friend and teacher Mary Kay Bergman following the latter's suicide. She later said of Bergman: "It was an interesting turn of events to get to play Daphne, but I'm so glad that I have the role, and I was glad that I was able to carry that on for her. She set the bar very high." DeLisle also credited the work for helping her maintain her music career, stating "I think Daphne just saved country music".
Her first marriage was to Christopher DeLisle in 1992. The two later divorced in 1993. In 2002, she married Murry Hammond of the country band Old 97's; their courtship and wedding were featured in an episode of A Wedding Story. She gave birth to their son Jefferson Texas Hammond in 2007. They divorced in 2010. She later met Jared Griffin through Twitter, and they married on June 27, 2012. Their son, Harlan Roy Griffin, was born in 2014. Griffin gave birth to her third child in 2016, a daughter named Mariposa "Posie" Ruth Griffin.
- The Small Time (2000)
- Homewrecker (2002)
- Bootlegger, Vol. 1 (2003)
- The Graceful Ghost (2004)
- Iron Flowers (2005)
- Loggerheads soundtrack (2005)
- Anchored in Love: A Tribute to June Carter Cash (2007)
- 2006 – "Willie We Have Missed You", song on Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster (2006)
|1997–04||Johnny Bravo||Various characters|||
|1999||The Wild Thornberrys||Gazelle #2||Episode: "Stick Your Neck Out"|||
|2000–04||Weekenders, TheThe Weekenders||Lorraine "Lor" McQuarrie, others|||
|2000||Buzz Lightyear of Star Command||Various characters|||
|2000–03||Clifford the Big Red Dog||Emily Elizabeth|||
|2000–03||As Told by Ginger||Brandon Higsby|||
|2000–07||Harvey Birdman, Attorney at Law||Debbie, others|||
|2001–2002||Zeta Project, TheThe Zeta Project||Various characters|||
|2001–present||Fairly OddParents, TheThe Fairly OddParents||Vicky, Tootie, others|||
|2001–03||Mummy: The Animated Series, TheThe Mummy: The Animated Series||Evy O'Connell|||
|Samurai Jack||Various characters||Credited as Grey Griffin in Season 5|||
|2001–02||Grim & Evil||Mandy|||
|2001–02||Crayon Shin-chan||Vitello dub|||
|2002–2003||Whatever Happened to... Robot Jones?||Shannon Westerberg, Mom Unit, others|||
|2002–2006||What's New, Scooby-Doo?||Daphne|||
|2002–2004||Fillmore!||Mrs. Waverly, Mrs. Lawson, Nick's Mom|||
|2002–2008||Codename: Kids Next Door||Laura Limpin, others|||
|2003–2008||The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy||Mandy, others|||
|2003–2004||Evil Con Carne||Major Doctor Ghastly, others|||
|2003–2006||Clifford's Puppy Days||Emily Elizabeth|||
|2003–2005||Duck Dodgers||Skye Falling, others|||
|2003–2006||Xiaolin Showdown||Kimiko Tohomiko, others|||
|2004||Dave the Barbarian||Various characters|||
|2004–2007||Danny Phantom||Samantha "Sam" Manson, many others|||
|2004–2005||Megas XLR||Various characters|||
|2004||Justice League Unlimited||Shifter, Downpour|||
|2004–2009||Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends||Frankie Foster, Duchess, Goo, others|||
|2004–2008||Batman, TheThe Batman||Amber, Mary Grayson, Amanda, others|||
|2004–2006||Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi||Yumi, many others|||
|2005–2008||My Gym Partner's a Monkey||Lupe Toucan, Ingrid Giraffe, Gerald Warthog, Nurse Gazelle, others|||
|2005–2008||Avatar: The Last Airbender||Azula, others|||
|2005||Rugrats Pre-School Daze||Dulce|||
|2005||Danger Rangers||Kitty, others|||
|2005–2008||Ben 10||Heatblast, Xylene, others|||
|2006–2009||Replacements, TheThe Replacements||Riley|||
|2006–2010||Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!||Wubbzy|||
|2007||Afro Samurai||Oyuki, Woman||Premiered as English dub both in North America and then Japan.|||
|2007–2008||El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera||Frida Suárez|||
|2007–2011||Back at the Barnyard||Various characters|||
|2008–2009||Spectacular Spider-Man, TheThe Spectacular Spider-Man||Betty Brant, Sally Avril, Erin, Stephanie Briggs, others|||
|2008–2011||Batman: The Brave and the Bold||Black Canary, Fire, Bat Manga Robin, Dala, Daphne, others|||
|2008||The Mighty B!||Portia Gibions|||
|2009–2013||Penguins of Madagascar, TheThe Penguins of Madagascar||Various characters|||
|2009||G.I. Joe: Resolute||Scarlett, Baroness, Dial Tone, Cover Girl|||
|2009–2011||Super Hero Squad Show, TheThe Super Hero Squad Show||Ms. Marvel, Volcana, others|||
|2010–2013||Generator Rex||Dr. Holiday, Zag RS, others|||
|2010–2013||Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated||Daphne Blake, Paula Rogers, others|||
|2010||Regular Show||Various characters|||
|2010–2015||T.U.F.F. Puppy||Kitty Katswell, others|||
|2012||Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, TheThe Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes||Betty Brant|||
|2010–2012||Young Justice||Dreamer, Whisper A'Daire, others|||
|2011–2014||Looney Tunes Show, TheThe Looney Tunes Show||Various characters|||
|2011||Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness||Jao, Liang, Goat|||
|2012–2013||Green Lantern: The Animated Series||Aya, others|||
|2012–2013||Kaijudo||Nadia, Alakshmi, Janet Okamoto, others|||
|2012–13||Gravity Falls||Mrs. Gleeful, Gorney, others||Credited as Grey DeLisle-Griffin in later episodes|||
|2013–14||Ultimate Spider-Man||Tana Nile, Morgan le Fay|||
|2013–2014||Brickleberry||Chastity, Astral, Grandmama, Tammy|||
|2013–16||Sanjay and Craig||Sandy, Scabs, Darlene, others|||
|2013–14||Beware the Batman||Magpie|||
|2013||Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.||Various characters|||
|2013–2014||The Legend of Korra||Ming-Hua, Young Lin Beifong, Dark Spirit, others||Season 2
Credited as Grey DeLisle-Griffin and Grey Griffin
|2013–16||Turbo FAST||Burn, others|||
|2014–present||The Tom and Jerry Show||Ginger|||
|2014||Lego DC Comics: Batman Be-Leaguered||Wonder Woman, Lois Lane||Credited as Grey Griffin from here onward|||
|2015||The 7D||Princess Prettyhead||Ep. "7 Frogs"|||
|2015–present||The Adventures of Puss in Boots||Vina, Sphinx, others|||
|2015–present||Star vs. the Forces of Evil||Queen Butterfly, Jackie Lynn Thomas, others|||
|2015–16||Miles from Tomorrowland||Stella, Queen Gemma, others|||
|2015||Sofia the First||Opal, Ellegra, others|||
|2015||Pig Goat Banana Cricket||Sleeping Kid|||
|2015||Scooby-Doo! Lego Shorts||Daphne Blake|||
|2015–present||Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!||Daphne Blake, others|||
|2015–16||The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show||Various characters|||
|2015–16||Star Wars Rebels||Darja, Oora, Chava||Eps. "The Future of the Force; "Legends of the Lasat"|| |
|2015–present||Dawn of the Croods||Sandy, Lerk, Pat|||
|2016||Transformers: Robots in Disguise||Glowstrike|||
|2016–present||The Loud House||Lola Loud, Lana Loud, Lily Loud, Aunt Ruth, others|||
|2016||Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures||Naare, others|||
|2016–present||Avengers Assemble||Captain Marvel|||
|2016–17||Elena of Avalor||Dr. Mendoza, others||Ep. "Finders Leapers"|||
|2016–17||Guardians of the Galaxy||Mistle, Captain Marvel|||
|2002||Powerpuff Girls Movie, TheThe Powerpuff Girls Movie||Linda, Woman at Zoo|||
|2004||Clifford's Really Big Movie||Emily Elizabeth, Mrs. Howard|||
|2005||Star Wars: Clone Wars||Asajj Ventress|||
|2008||Beverly Hills Chihuahua||Mother Dog||live-action animals|||
|2009||Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen||Arcee|||
|2010||Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore||Security Bulldog, Catherine's Niece, Cat Spy Analyst||live-action animals|||
|2014||Book of Life, TheThe Book of Life||Grandma Sànchez|||
|1997||That '70s Show||Ms. Kaminsky|||
|2002||A Wedding Story||Herself||Episode covers her wedding to Murry Hammond of Old 97's|||
|2013||I Know That Voice||Herself||Documentary film on voice acting|||
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- Grey Griffin [@GreyDeLisle] (December 17, 2016). "Welcomed our baby daughter into the world today! Mariposa "Posie" Ruth Griffin! 7lbs 6oz,20 inches long. So in love with this little lady!!!" (Tweet). Retrieved January 23, 2017 – via Twitter.
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- "BAYONETTA: Bloody Fate English Cast Announcement". Funimation Blog. July 5, 2017. Retrieved April 23, 2017.
- Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast. Disney. 2015 – via Netflix.
- "The Flintstones and WWE: Stone Age Smackdown". AOL Moviefone. Retrieved March 2, 2015.
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- The Riff (April 14, 2015). "The Riff at MegaCon 2015 "Meeting Grey Delisle Griffin"". Retrieved October 21, 2017 – via YouTube.
- Tweets related to her roles in Batman: Arkham City which DeLisle posted a "Like":
- Sommerfeldt, Joshua [@lowbassart] (July 19, 2016). "@imaginefx @greydelisle #vicki #vickivale #batman #arkham #arkhamcity #deviantart #art #illustration #drawing #draw…pic.twitter.com/j133vtxpDa" (Tweet). Retrieved October 20, 2017 – via Twitter.
- Sommerfeldt, Joshua [@lowbassart] (July 17, 2016). "Another #catwoman... @greydelisle #batman #arkham #arkhamcity #dccomics #deviantart #art #illustration #drawing #dr…pic.twitter.com/C3PbYHZqSX" (Tweet). Retrieved October 20, 2017 – via Twitter.
- Troika Games. Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines. Activision. Scene: closing credits, 2m28s in, Voice Over Actors.
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- DC Entertainment. "Infinite Crisis - Behind the Voice - Grey DeLisle-Griffin as Catwoman". Retrieved June 8, 2016 – via YouTube.
Mrow, Protectors! Join us as we visit the voice actor's studio and get a little one-on-one time with Grey Delisle-Griffin, the voice of Catwoman Prime. What goes into the voice of this thieving feline and how does she differ from her past incarnations? Find out by watching the video above!
- NetherRealm Studios. Mortal Kombat X. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Kredits, 3:30 in, English Voice Talent.
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Brian Chard [@bcharred] (April 14, 2015). "Danielle Nicolet (Jacqui/Sareena); Fred Tatasciore (Tremor); and Grey DeLisle and Dante Basco with some extra VO help. You're all amazing!" (Tweet). Retrieved April 21, 2015 – via Twitter.
- Grey Griffin [@GreyDeLisle] (April 20, 2015). ""The lovely Karen Strassman had to take over the story lines when I had my baby...but the ass kicking is ALL ME!"" (Tweet). Retrieved April 21, 2015 – via Twitter.
- "Building the Nexus: The Voice of Nova". YouTube. Retrieved May 15, 2014.
Community Manager Josh "Rokcet" Rester-Zodrow sits down with Grey Griffin, voice actor for Nova, for a quick interview about the process of bringing a character like Nova to the Nexus.
- Rocksteady Studios. Batman: Arkham Knight. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Closing credits, 13m25s in, Voiceover and Mocap Talent.
- Tweets related to her roles in Batman: Arkham Knight which DeLisle posted a "Like":
- Secrease, Tyler [@SecreaseTyler] (September 10, 2017). "your voice role as Black Cat in Marvel's Spider-Man is pretty good, just like you did as Catwoman in the Arkham games. @GreyDeLisle" (Tweet). Retrieved October 20, 2017 – via Twitter.
- Rose, Matthew [@rose962_matt] (2016-07-26). "Hoping my favourite catwoman @GreyDeLisle comes back soon Arkham Knight was a great outing again for your Selina Kyle :)" (Tweet). Retrieved October 20, 2017 – via Twitter.
- Turner, Cornelius [@Beam626] (2015-12-27). "Been playing a lot of arkham knight lately and see that @GreyDeLisle was catwoman, never would have guessed. Great job" (Tweet). Retrieved October 20, 2017 – via Twitter.
- Grey Griffin [@GreyDeLisle] (March 3, 2017). ""This kitty is purrrfectly happy to be back as #Catwoman in #Injustice2!"" (Tweet). Retrieved March 9, 2017 – via Twitter.
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