June Foray, the voice of "The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show's" Rocky the Flying Squirrel and his nemesis Natasha Fatale of Boris and Natasha fame in the early 1960s and a key figure in the animation industry, died Thursday. She was 99. Her close friend Dave Nimitz, confirmed her death on Facebook,...
Rocky the Flying Squirrel and his nemesis Natasha Fatale sparred on “The Bullwinkle Show.” Cindy Lou Who cooed to the Grinch, Witch Hazel cackled, and Granny scolded Sylvester and Tweety in the Looney Tunes shorts. Behind these and myriad other animated characters was the same voice actress. June...
The animation industry lost one of its queens, as Rocky the Flying Squirrel voice actress June Foray has passed away.
The woman hailed as "animation's best friend," also voiced Rocky the Flying Squirrel and many other memorable cartoon characters.
We regret to inform you that Channing Tatum’s Amazon series is no longer called Iron Fisting. Despite that, the series, which features Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Nick Offerman as the poorly dubbed voices of a 1980s Romanian crime drama, still feels like something you can get behind. Comrade Detective’s first ... More »
Thor: Ragnarok has officially tapped a legend from the animated superhero world to take on the voice of Surtur, and it's a perfect casting choice.
The iPhone isn’t going to be here for ever, we often hear, as various companies are already working on products that will “kill” it. Virtual and augmented reality, as well as advanced voice recognition tech, are probably major ingredients for a product that could ultimately replace the smartphone, just like we told you. Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced the availability of the Fitbit skill for Cortana. It will allow you to monitor your health and fitness goals just by asking Cortana. You can also track your sleep, stats and progress. For example, you can ask, “Hey Cortana, Ask Fitbit how am I doing today,” to learn about your daily progress. Show More Summary
One of the most accomplished and beloved voice performers of all time died Wednesday at age 99. June Foray, who for decades performed on cartoon series including “Woody Woodpecker,” “Huckleberry Hound,” “The Jetsons,” “Tom and Jerry,” “Mister Magoo,” “Bugs Bunny,”...
The premiere voice artist of classic female cartoon characters, June Foray, passed away Wednesday. A partial remembrance of her long career can be found at Mark Evanier's blog. She was, of course, the premier female voice talent of her era. Show More Summary
June Foray, called "the first lady of voice acting" for her talent and ubiquity, died Wednesday at her home in California, according to The Hollywood Reporter. She was 99. In her long career, which started in the 1940s and lasted until the last few years of her life -- she won a Daytime Emmy in 2012... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com June Foray
Our friends at Thrifter are back again, this time with a must-have Philips Hue accessory! Being able to control your Philips Hue lights from your phone, or via your voice, is awesome, but when you have stuff in your hands or want to be quiet, it's less than ideal. Show More Summary
Moose and Squirrel very sad... June Foray, the voice of Rocky, and also Natasha Fatale, died Wednesday. A close friend of June's confirmed her death with a post on Facebook, saying... "With a heavy heart again I want to let you all know that we…
Lauren Turek Let me add my voice to the chorus of congratulations to the blog on its 10 year anniversary. I have learned so much from reading everyone's contributions and it was very meaningful for me when Cara asked me to begin contributing about three years ago. Show More Summary
Did you know June Foray?"June Foray, the last of the great old voice actors, has passed away at the age of 99...."
"Foray was also the voice behind Looney Tunes' Witch Hazel, Nell from Dudley Do-Right, Granny in the Tweety and Sylvester cartoons and Cindy Lou Who in Chuck Jones' How the Grinch Stole Christmas, among hundreds of others."
Pittsburgh's new fire boat has arrived and it's named, aptly enough, for a former mayor known for her siren-like voice. The city's new Fireboat 1, the Sophie Masloff, arrived Wednesday. … Click to Continue »
THE QUEEN of American voice acting has died, just weeks short of her centennial. We mourn her life even as we smile because she gifted the world with seven decades of animation-sprung laughter. Comedically, could anyone say “Dahlink” quite like June Foray, who not only voiced Natasha Fatale on Jay Ward’s “Rocky and Bullwinkle Show” […]
A couple years after an unsuccessful bid to acquire ShoreTel, Mitel has apparently now succeeded. The Canadian-based business voice provider has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire ShoreTel for $7.50 per share, which is a 28% premium to yesterday's closing price.... [visit site to read more]
Rhye “Please” When Rhye released their first few songs back in 2013 there was a manufactured mystery about them – where did this gentle, sexy music come from, and who is this woman with the silky, gorgeous voice? This was clearly setup for the big reveal: That’s not a woman at all, that’s some guy […]