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Nika Futterman

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Nika Futterman
  • Actress
  • singer
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)Teddy Xentaras

Nika Futterman is an American voice and television actress, who is known for performing multiple voice-over characters, including Asajj Ventress in Star Wars: The Clone Wars[1] and Luna Loud in The Loud House.

Personal life[edit]

Futterman was born in New York City.[2]


Among her first professional acting roles were single episode appearances on Chicago Hope and Murphy Brown.

Voice acting[edit]

Futterman has provided her voice in many cartoons, including recurring roles on animated adventure and superhero series such as G.I. Joe: Renegades, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, and The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes.

Futterman is the voice of Asajj Ventress in the 2008 animated film The Clone Wars and its subsequent TV series as well as several related video games. She has provided the voice for Sy Snootles among other characters. She attended her first Star Wars Weekend on the last weekend of June 2012. She was on the show Behind the Force along with her cast members Ashley Eckstein and James Arnold Taylor with Supervising Director Dave Filoni. Futterman also voices Sticks the Jungle Badger in the Sonic Boom TV series[3] and its associated video games, Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal and Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric.[4]

Singing career[edit]

Futterman performed the vocals "Give it to me, baby" in The Offspring hit single "Pretty Fly (For a White Guy)"[citation needed] and cameo backup vocals for a performance of Wham!'s "Careless Whisper" on an episode of Kids Incorporated. Some of Futterman's animated characters sing songs within the soundtrack of a show, as well. She sings the theme song of My Gym Partner's A Monkey in-character as Adam Lyon, Sandy of Bubble Guppies sang a song about coconut water several times in the episode she was featured in, Kip Ling of Histeria! usually only shows up in the songs on the show, the second title character of Fanboy & Chum Chum sings many times (Futterman is also often accompanied on lead vocals during the FB&CC songs by David Hornsby, who voices Fanboy), Stretch and Squeeze of Handy Manny sing two songs called "We Work Together" and "Hop Up, Jump In" alongside the other tools, and Luna Loud of The Loud House is a musician, and frequently sings. Futterman also performed the vocals as Catwoman for the song, "Birds of Prey" in the Batman: The Brave and the Bold episode, "The Mask of Matches Malone," along with Grey DeLisle and Tara Strong, who voiced Black Canary and Huntress respectively.


Animated television[edit]

Animated films[edit]

List of voice performances in direct-to-video and television films
Year Title Role Notes
1998 The Wacky Adventures of Ronald McDonald: Scared Silly Fry Kid #3 [2]
2003 Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure Baby Rats [2]
2005 The Land Before Time XI: Invasion of the Tinysauruses Rocky [2]
2006 The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers Petrie's Brothers and Sisters, Tricia [2]
2008 Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight Takhisis, Slave #3 [2]
2008 Dead Space: Downfall Alissa Vincent [8][2]
2013 Scooby-Doo! Mask of the Blue Falcon Jennifer Severin [2]
2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High Hawkgirl
2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year Hawkgirl [2]
2016 Only Yesterday Granny
2017 DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games Hawkgirl [2]
2017 Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie Olga Pataki [9][2]
2018 Scooby-Doo! & Batman: The Brave and the Bold Catwoman [2]
2021 The Loud House Movie Luna Loud [10]
2021 Mickey's Tale of Two Witches Cuckoo Loca, Spooky-Loca [11]

Theatrical animated films

Live-action television[edit]

Video games[edit]


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  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx "Nika Futterman (visual voices guide)". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved May 9, 2016. A green check mark indicates that a role has been confirmed using a screenshot (or collage of screenshots) of a title's list of voice actors and their respective characters found in its opening and/or closing credits and/or other reliable sources of information.CS1 maint: postscript (link)
  3. ^ a b "Sonic Boom". 2014-11-18. Archived from the original on 2015-09-23. Retrieved 2016-12-20.
  4. ^ Perlman, Jake (2014-05-29). "Meet Sonic the Hedgehog's new pal, Sticks the Jungle Badger | PopWatch |". Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  5. ^ "Handy Manny. Manny's pet roundup". Salina Public Library. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  6. ^ "Kim Possible - Full Cast & Crew". TV Guide. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  7. ^ "NFL Rush Zone: Guardians Unleashed - Full Cast & Crew". TV Guide. Retrieved 2021-03-19.
  8. ^ "Dead Space:Downfall". Hulu. Closing Credits. Retrieved May 11, 2013.
  9. ^ Nickelodeon's Hey Arnold! movie gets title; 19 original voice actors returning Entertainment Weekly, Retrieved June 13, 2016
  10. ^ "Netflix Reveals 'The Loud House Movie' Plot, First Look". NickALive!. March 11, 2021.
  11. ^ "Mickey's Tale of Two Witches". DisneyNow. October 7, 2021. Archived from the original on October 8, 2021. Retrieved October 8, 2021.
  12. ^ Destiny - End Credits - IGN Video. IGN Video. 2014-09-11. Retrieved 2014-12-04.
  13. ^ Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity 3.0. Scene: Closing credits, 5:39 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
  14. ^ "Nika Futterman". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 24 September 2017.
  15. ^ "Halo Wars 2". IMDb. Retrieved 15 January 2021.
  16. ^ Avalanche Studios. Mad Max. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Credits, 5:40 in, Talent.
  17. ^ Chalk, Andy (February 17, 2016). "Master of Orion trailer reveals a cast of sci-fi stars". PC Gamer. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
  18. ^ Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, closing credits, 4 minutes in - Metal Gear Online Unit - Voice-Over Cast - Soldiers
  19. ^ Vicarious Visions. Skylanders: SuperChargers. Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 7:13 in, Voice Actors.
  20. ^ Krome Studios (October 6, 2009). Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Republic Heroes. LucasArts. Scene: Closing credits, 2:30 in, Voice Talent.
  21. ^ "The Characters of Tribes: Vengeance". Gamespot. Retrieved August 18, 2020.
  22. ^ Troika Games. Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines. Activision. Scene: Ending credits, 2:22 in, Voice Over Actors.

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