Dan Hennessey

Dan Hennessey

  • Born on
    • August 25th, 1941
Canadian voice actor who, early on in his career, performed with a children's comedy troupe (with John Stocker, Bruce Gordon, Harriet Cohen, and Jerelyn Homer). That same year, he played Claudius, King of Denmark in his first film, a Canadian adaptation of Shakespeare's Hamlet play. A decade later, he was the voice of Chief Quimby and other characters on DiC's Inspector Gadget and starred as Dizzy in Nelvana's first feature film, Rock & Rule. His best-known role is the voice of Brave Heart Lion in the animated Care Bears franchise (he also voiced Loyal Heart Dog as well as the Irish voice of Good Luck Bear on an episode of the television series).


Acting (16 Credits)

1997Sam & Max: Freelance Police as The Commissioner (voice)
1991Super Mario World
1990The Adventures of Super Mario Bros. 3 as Bully Koopa (voice)
1988Robocop: The Animated Series as Robocop
1988Police Academy: The Animated Series
1987The Care Bears Adventure in Wonderland as Brave Heart Lion (voice)
1986The Care Bears
1986Care Bears Movie II: A New Generation as Brave Heart Lion (voice)
1985Jayce and the Wheeled Warriors
1985The Raccoons
1985Star Wars: Ewoks as King Gorneesh (voice)
1985Star Wars: Droids as Uncle Gundy / Jyn Obah / Vinga / Yorpa / Governor Koong / Captain Cag
1983Rock & Rule as Dizzy

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