Wally Wingert

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Wally Wingert
Wally Wingert & Spooky.jpg
Wingert with his cat Spooky, 2009.
Born Wallace E. Wingert
(1961-05-06) May 6, 1961 (age 56)
Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.
Residence Los Angeles, California
Other names Wally Wingart
Wallace Wingert
Grant W. Wylie
Occupation Voice actor, singer, performer, actor, radio personality
Years active 1990–present
Notable work 'The Garfield Show
Invader Zim
Batman: Arkham
Website www.wallyontheweb.com

Wallace E. "Wally" Wingert (born May 6, 1961) is an American voice actor, singer, performer, actor, and former radio personality[1] who has done numerous voice work in various animated films, television shows, video games, and commercials. Some of his best-known roles include Jon in The Garfield Show, one of the Almighty Tallest in Invader Zim, and the Riddler in Batman: Arkham.

Early life[edit]

Wingert was born in Des Moines, Iowa, but soon moved to Sioux Falls, South Dakota. In the early 1980s, he appeared as disc jockey "Dennis Jimenez" (Dennis the Menace) on KELO AM1320 in Sioux Falls.


He was the announcer for the second incarnation of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and the current voice of Jon Arbuckle in The Garfield Show. He is also known for his role as one of The Almighty Tallest in Invader Zim (along with Kevin McDonald), Ant-Man/Giant-Man from The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes, the Riddler from the Batman: Arkham video game series, and Renji Abarai from Bleach.

Personal life[edit]

He currently works and lives in Los Angeles, California.





Video games[edit]



In 1989, Wingert parodied the song "Wild, Wild West" on the Dr. Demento radio show as "Adam West," in response to the casting of Michael Keaton as the title character for that year's Batman film.


  1. ^ "Wally Wingert". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Behind The Voice Actors – Wally Wingert". Behind The Voice Actors. January 27, 2010. Retrieved April 20, 2015. Green check mark indicates roles that have been verified by BTVA thugh closing credits screenshots. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f "Wally Wingert at Sac-Anime Convention". sacanime.com. Retrieved July 30, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Full cast and crew for "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" Iron Man Is Born". IMDB. Retrieved 2011-12-01. 
  5. ^ "Full cast and crew for "The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes" The Man in the Ant Hill". IMDB. Retrieved 2011-12-01. 
  6. ^ http://www.sonicthehedgehog.com/boom/en/sonic-boom-tv-overview/sonic-tv-credits/
  7. ^ "Tiger & Bunny English Dub Main Cast List". Facebook. August 15, 2012. Retrieved March 16, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Tiger & Bunny The Movie: The Rising 'New Driver' English Dub Clip Streamed". February 22, 2015. Retrieved July 13, 2015. 
  9. ^ Square Enix. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice Actors, Additional Voices. 
  10. ^ Vicarious Visions. Skylanders: SuperChargers. Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 7:13 in, Voice Actors. 
  11. ^ Toys for Bob. Skylanders: Trap Team. Scene: Closing credits, 8:40 in Voice Actors. 
  12. ^ "Wally is Threatpack in Skylanders!". December 2014. Retrieved 2015-03-22. 

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Preceded by
Andy Richter
The Tonight Show announcer
Succeeded by
Steve Higgins