Peter Cullen

1941 - Today

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Peter Claver Cullen (born July 28, 1941) is a Canadian voice actor. He is best known as the voice of Optimus Prime in the original 1980s Transformers animated series, and most other incarnations of the character. He has also voiced many other characters across a wide variety of popular media, including Eeyore in the Winnie the Pooh franchise, Monterey Jack in Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers, the first voice of KARR in Knight Rider and the vocalizations of the title character in Predator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Cullen has received more than 2,829,275 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (down from 31 in 2019). Peter Cullen is the 1,605th most popular actor (down from 1,296th in 2019), the 133rd most popular biography from Canada (down from 102nd in 2019) and the 40th most popular Canadian Actor.

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  • 64.73

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  • 30

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  • 3.06

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  • 4.15

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Peter Cullen ranks 1,605 out of 10,030Before him are Gloria Grahame, George Dzundza, Aleksandër Moisiu, David Huddleston, Walter Huston, and Brigitte Lahaie. After him are Mira Furlan, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Paul Bettany, Octavia Spencer, Dita Von Teese, and Eva Longoria.

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Among people born in 1941, Peter Cullen ranks 177Before him are George Smith, Fritz Wepper, David Lewis, Peter Coyote, Ewa Demarczyk, and Jacques Simon. After him are Fabio Testi, Élisabeth Depardieu, Mariangela Melato, Alexander Gauland, George P. Cosmatos, and Patricio Guzmán.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Peter Cullen ranks 133 out of 1,130Before him are James Craig Watson (1838), Reginald Fessenden (1866), Wilfrid Laurier (1841), Walter Huston (1883), Shulamith Firestone (1945), and David Foster (1949). After him are Bonar Law (1858), Robert Langlands (1936), Shawn Mendes (1998), Nelly Furtado (1978), Louis Riel (1844), and Evangeline Lilly (1979).

Among ACTORS In Canada

Among actors born in Canada, Peter Cullen ranks 40Before him are Ann Rutherford (1917), Lorne Greene (1915), Graham Greene (1952), Margot Kidder (1948), Fay Wray (1907), and Walter Huston (1883). After him are Evangeline Lilly (1979), Raymond Burr (1917), Jason Priestley (1969), Stana Katic (1978), Shirley Douglas (1934), and Rick Moranis (1953).

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