Kathy Gori

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Kathy Gori
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Kathy Gori eating a mango in 2011
Born (1951-03-19) March 19, 1951 (age 67)
San Francisco, California, U.S.
Occupation Voice actress, radio personality, screenwriter
Years active 1972–present
Spouse(s) Alan Berger (m. 1979)

Kathy Gori (born March 19, 1951) is an American voice actress, radio personality and screenwriter.


She was born in San Francisco, California.

Gori co-wrote two original feature comedies, And Spaulding Gets Nothing for Walt Disney Pictures and Andrew Gunn Productions, and Henchman vs. Sidekick for Revolution Studios and Broken Road Productions. She also co-wrote the 1981 feature film, Desperate Moves and co-wrote the 2007 Warner Bros. film, Chaos Theory, starring Ryan Reynolds.

She and her husband Alan Berger are screenwriting partners and have worked at most of the major Hollywood Studios. She is currently writing the original screenplay Near Lear.

Gori did numerous voices for Hanna-Barbera, such as Rosemary the Telephone Operator in the 1974 cartoon, Hong Kong Phooey, Laurie in Inch High Private Eye, Katie Butler in Valley of the Dinosaurs and Gidget in Gidget Makes the Wrong Connection, as well as additional voices on The New Tom and Jerry Show, and Depatie-Freleng's Bailey's Comets.

Gori also writes a food blog called The Colors of Indian Cooking. The site offers recipes, how-tos and stories from her twenty-one years experiences cooking Indian cuisine.

She has had a successful career in radio, voice-overs and commercials. She was an all night rock jock at KMPC in Los Angeles, California, KIIS and TENQ.[citation needed] Between 1996 and 2000 she was co-host of KPFK radio's Up For Air, which received the 1997 National Federation of Community Broadcasters Silver Reel (i.e. runner-up) award for "Morning Public Affairs Program".[1] [2] [3]

She has done commercials for Taco Bell, Dodge, the Gap, Honda and many others. She won a Clio Award for her achievements in this field. She also recorded songs and voices for Sesame Street and dubbed voices in numerous movies.


  1. ^ "Marcos Frommer". Archived from the original on 2008-10-03. Retrieved 2011-12-19. 
  2. ^ "kathy gori's Page". Archived from the original on 2012-04-22. Retrieved 2011-12-19. 
  3. ^ Meteor Blades (September 19, 2006). "The Gori Details: Interviews with Lamont, Courage, Cole, Dean, Schiavo". Daily Kos. Retrieved 2011-12-19. 

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