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Simpsonsfan14

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« : 09-23-2003 20:14 »

I sound technicly like John Dimmagio, but yet I can do all of Billy West's Characters really good (i.e. Zoidberg, Zapp Brannagin, and Richard Milhous Nixon *AROOR*)
Molly

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« #1 : 09-23-2003 21:11 »

Would love to hear that; record yourself doing a few impressions and upload it somewhere!
Or is anyone else up for that? A PEEL thread with fan recordings?
zoidyzoid

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« #2 : 09-23-2003 21:18 »
« : 09-23-2003 21:18 »

I'm pretty sure ther is one already. Waitaminute while I find it...

[edit] Actually, don't wait, because I've decided it's too hard to find.
Teral

Helpy McHelphelp
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« #3 : 09-24-2003 02:56 »

Pffth, quitter.

Your Best Impression...

I'd love to be able to do a Futurama impression, but my accent would kill any attempt on the spot.
Grim

Professor
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« #4 : 09-24-2003 04:36 »

Teral, its not down to your accent, somepeople I know have heavy accents (scottish and victorian  ;) ) but that doesnt stop them
FilthyCrab

Urban Legend
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« #5 : 09-24-2003 07:15 »

I do a great Zoidy but he's the only one.
Jesse X Barboza

Bending Unit
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« #6 : 09-24-2003 07:59 »

I sound a bit like Billy West if I pitch my voice just right. I can impersonate Fry, Farnsworth, Smitty, Leo, and Nixon perfectly, but Zapp and Zoidberg still sound off to me.
Molly

Delivery Boy
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« #7 : 09-24-2003 12:26 »

(Thank you Teral for the link.)
Wow Grim those impressions were great and really fun to listen to. Impossible to tell that you're from Australia. I can't impersonate anyone, ever, except for Ralph Wiggum. (and who can't?)
mazaite

Bending Unit
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« #8 : 09-24-2003 23:39 »

I sound a good deal like Billy West. More so when I'm sleapy and start mumbleing like he kind of does on the DVD commentarys.
planetcutie

Bending Unit
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« #9 : 09-25-2003 03:27 »

I can do Dave Herman's 'Scruffy' voice.  And that's all.  Curse my forced and nasal larynx.
Pitt Clemens

Urban Legend
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« #10 : 09-25-2003 13:15 »

I'll come back and edit this, but for now I'll say Phil Lamar, because I love doing Samurai Jack's voice evey now and again.  (Also Aku, but that's offtopic)
FlasUrama

Bending Unit
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« #11 : 09-30-2003 15:27 »

Im not perfect but i can do a few voices (improving every day)

1.Zoidbery (ish)
2.Richard Nixon
3.Zap
4.Scruffy (ish)

i will have to do some recording some day, when i can get me mic,  :D
Slurm Guy

Starship Captain
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« #12 : 09-30-2003 16:16 »

I do a great Scruffy and also a good Nixon.

Rogan

Bending Unit
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« #13 : 10-03-2003 20:44 »

I can do a mean Robot Devil...

I'll probaby soon even look like him... > :)
Juutje2111

Bending Unit
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« #14 : 10-05-2003 16:38 »

Fry or Amy, I don't know, maybe Nibbler sometimes... A little bit from everybody!
GalFisk

Crustacean
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« #15 : 10-06-2003 16:11 »

Most non-wireless headphones can be used for a mic, connect it to the mic input and talk into the left (IIRC) speaker. It's not great but it works.
I have not even tried to do any Futurama voices, and I'm not very good at doing voices, especially not in English...
LaVaLaDy

Starship Captain
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« #16 : 10-07-2003 19:05 »

I sound like LaBarbara (dont know if thats Dawn Lewis's actual voice) except not as strong anymore.
teensongoten

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« #17 : 10-28-2003 13:33 »

i can do zoidburgs whats this? real good and i can do hermes and hermes mit brainslug
but i have voice talents out of futurama!
i.e irish accent
helium voice
boy whos voice has just broken
vegeta (but off but ok)
and tonnes of animal voices but thats it!
Mouse On Venus

Liquid Emperor
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« #18 : 10-28-2003 16:34 »

I don't think there's one voice actor I sound much like in particular. Impressions I can do palatably include Nixon, Horrible Gelatenous Blob, Free Waterfall Sr. and Judge Whitey, although the problem with Whitey is that sometimes I make him sound a bit too much like Lloyd Grossman.  :o
SweetShrimp

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« #19 : 10-28-2003 19:16 »

Hmm...if I try, I can probably sound like Amy.  Leela...well, it's hit or miss.  I can kinda get the pitch, but my voice doesn't have the same quality at all.  If I sound like anyone normally, it's probably Michelle.  Which is funny, 'cause if my boyfriend's voice was a little higher pitched, he'd sound exactly like Fry (he can already do a decent Nixon impression...well, he's got the "aruu" down.  It's actually kinda cute  :))
X Ray

Crustacean
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« #20 : 10-28-2003 20:50 »

if i tried to sound like any of the futurama characters i'd fail miserably.
Ky12wng

Bending Unit
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« #21 : 10-28-2003 20:52 »

You and me too, Allison
Futurama_Hil

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« #22 : 10-28-2003 21:00 »
« : 10-28-2003 21:00 »

The voice actor I sound most like is surely Katey. I can do a right on the spot impression of her Leela. I guess Leela's also the character I sound most like too. And I can do an even better impression of Leela singing. Though my Amy's not too shabby either. And I've also discovered I can do a pretty satisfying Zapp impression.    :)

I can't do Fry or Bender at all. but at time my professor ain't too off...

*bold used to point out whether I sound like a voice actor OR a character- there's a difference.   ;)
FemJesse

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« #23 : 10-29-2003 01:00 »
« : 10-29-2003 01:00 »

As far as characterss go:  Morgan Proctor mixed with Heather mixed with Amy.  It seems I have moments I sound like Leela, more often when I'm not trying.  I must say, though, I do the Marge Simpson hummy growly thing a lot...
Asylum-Fry

Liquid Emperor
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« #24 : 10-29-2003 01:07 »

I have a friend who can do a great Roberto impression, does that count?
Irate_ROBOT

Crustacean
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« #25 : 10-29-2003 08:34 »

 
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Originally posted by FemJesse:
As far as characterss go:  Morgan Proctor mixed with Heather mixed with Amy.  It seems I have moments I sound like Leela, more often when I'm not trying.  I must say, though, I do the Marge Simpson hummy growly thing a lot...


Helloooooo, beautiful!  :love:
teensongoten

Crustacean
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« #26 : 10-29-2003 12:22 »

 
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Originally posted by SweetShrimp:
Hmm...if I try, I can probably sound like Amy.  Leela...well, it's hit or miss.  I can kinda get the pitch, but my voice doesn't have the same quality at all.  If I sound like anyone normally, it's probably Michelle.  Which is funny, 'cause if my boyfriend's voice was a little higher pitched, he'd sound exactly like Fry (he can already do a decent Nixon impression...well, he's got the "aruu" down.  It's actually kinda cute   :))

how many people have b/f or g/f here?
i dont.....
Mouse On Venus

Liquid Emperor
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« #27 : 10-29-2003 13:16 »

You should start a thread about it.  :)
Sil

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« #28 : 10-31-2003 09:53 »
« : 10-31-2003 09:53 »

If we were to extend it to commentators as well, I can do a (very dodgy) Rich Moore, and a passable Claudia Katz.
In terms of who I sound most like generally...
probably Tress MacNeille, though I don't have anything like her range, but I sound a little like her and her laugh is pretty similar to mine
ie, insane, loud and evil.   :evillaugh:

If you ignore the fact that I'm English!
nagrub

Bending Unit
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« #29 : 10-31-2003 11:20 »

psssssst... sil is mom.
moonbus69

Bending Unit
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« #30 : 10-31-2003 22:24 »

I can do Fry and Nixon fairly good...

Ages ago there was a comedy record of the Watergate break-in, and I (then) could do all of the characters on the recording.

Nixon: "Come on boys, they'll never corner us in the Oval Office."
Sil

Professor
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« #31 : 11-01-2003 07:03 »

 
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Originally posted by nagrub:
psssssst... sil is mom.

You're next, Kay!
nagrub

Bending Unit
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« #32 : 11-01-2003 08:06 »

*panics in zoidberg fasion* "WHOOOP WHHOOOP WHOOOOP"
Roboturchin

Crustacean
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« #33 : 11-01-2003 12:52 »

I can do zoidbergs Whoop pretty well and the deeper voiced characters like zapp and morbo.
Shadowstar

Liquid Emperor
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« #34 : 11-01-2003 19:34 »

I can do a lot of Billy West's characters (Zoidberg, Zapp, Nixon), but not Fry. I can do a couple of DiMaggio's as well (Sal, Mr. Panucci).
X Ray

Crustacean
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« #35 : 11-01-2003 23:26 »
« : 11-01-2003 23:26 »

i was just thinking, if i ripped my teacher's tonnsells (I SUCK AT SPELLING)out he'd sound a lot like Fry.
Y_L_B

Professor
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« #36 : 01-25-2004 18:47 »
« : 01-25-2004 23:00 »

Just talking normally, I've been told many times I sound like Amy. I can impersonate Cubert and Tinny Tim pretty well, and I rock at talking like Nixon. I can sing like Leela and Fry if I try. That's about it...

edit: Oh! I can sing like Farnsworth, too...
Bushmeister

Professor
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« #37 : 01-26-2004 11:51 »

I can do a passable Nixon and reiterate the word "swish" in an almost Fry-like manner. Apart from that I'm not too good at impressions.
Otis P Jivefunk

DOOP Secretary
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« #38 : 01-26-2004 13:42 »

I don't really sound like any of them  :hmpf:
M0le

Space Pope
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« #39 : 01-26-2004 18:40 »
« : 01-26-2004 18:40 »

I can do Zapp, Nixon, Kif, Zoidberg, Roberto (A personel favourite), Beezlebot and Bender.
I have a cold at the moment though so they come out all warbly.    :p 
Benders voice is a bit tricky because he changes his tone and the way he says things very often. If anybody can do a good Fry, I will be awed.
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