Jim Cummings (middle), with Loren Lester (right), and Alan Oppenheimer (left) in 2015 Cummings's first voice role was as Lionel the Lion and Aunt Fira in Dumbo's Circus .   Some of Cummings' earliest vocal work was at Disney, where he replaced Hal Smith as the voice of Winnie the Pooh in 1988.
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- James Jonah Cummings, November 3, 1952 (age 68), Youngstown, Ohio, U.S.
Jim Cummings (born c. 1985) is an American actor and filmmaker. He is known for writing, directing and starring in the 2016 short film Thunder Road, which he also remade into a 2018 feature film of the same name. He also wrote, directed and starred in the 2020 film The Wolf of Snow Hollow.YearFestivalFilmAward2014Confusion Through SandAnimation2014Indie Grits, USConfusion Through SandAnimated Grit2014Confusion Through SandAmerican Spectrum Prize - Best Short2014Gothenburg Indie Film FestConfusion Through SandPeace Award - Best Animation
James Jonah "Jim" Cummings (born November 3, 1952) is an American voice actor. He has appeared in almost 400 roles on television and on movies. He appeared on many movies such as in Aladdin, The Lion King, Antz, The Road to El Dorado, Shrek, and The Princess and the Frog. Jim Cummings is probably best known for his work on Darkwing Duck, Winnie ...
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Born in Youngstown, Ohio, Cummings relocated to New Orleans, where he designed and painted Mardi Gras floats, worked as a river boat deck hand and sang and played drums in the regionally-successful rock band Fusion. He attended Immaculate Conception and St. Columba grade schools as well as Ursuline High Schooland graduated from there in 1970. He later married and moved to Anaheim, California, where he managed a video store in the early 1980s, before launching his voice-acting career in late 1984.
Cummings's first voice role was as Lionel the Lion and Aunt Fira in Dumbo's Circus. Some of Cummings' earliest vocal work was at Disney, where he replaced Hal Smith as the voice of Winnie the Pooh in 1988. He began partially replacing Paul Winchell as Tigger, before fully replacing him as the character in 2000's The Tigger Movie. In 1991, he ventured to Warner Bros. Animation to voice the Tasmanian Devil on the animated series Taz-Mania and would continue to voice the character in various Looney Tunesmedia. When actor Jeremy Irons, the voice of Scar in The Lion King, developed vocal problems during recording of the song "Be Prepared", Cummings replaced him on the remainder of the track along with providing the voice for Ed the hyena. He also provided Scar's voice in a brief nightmare sequence in The Lion King II: Simba's Pride. Cummings would later be hired as the singing double for Russell Means in Pocahontas, the speaking vo...
Cummings has two daughters with Stephanie Cummings, as well as two older children from a previous marriage.Cummings and Stephanie divorced in 2011, after ten years of marriage.
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1. Terminator 2: 3-D Battle Across Time in Universal Studios Theme Parks– Opening Sequence Narrator 2. IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth at Epcot in Walt Disney World– Narrator 3. Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World Resort– Pete 4. Roger Rabbit's Car Toon Spin at Mickey's Toontown in Disneyland– Baby Herman 5. Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Disneyland Resortand Walt Disney World Resort – Hondo Ohnaka
Nov 27, 2020 · Category:Jim Cummings. English: James Jonah "Jim" Cummings (born November 3, 1952) is an American voice actor and singer, who has appeared in almost 400 roles. He is known for voicing Darkwing Duck, Dr. Robotnik from Sonic the Hedgehog, and Pete, as well as being the current voice of both Winnie the Pooh and Tigger, as well as the Tasmanian Devil.
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Jim Cummings is the American voice actor who provides the voices for Lord Boxman, Boxman Jr., Can Wizard, & Mecha Maw. He is also very well-known for providing the voices of Darkwing Duck from the titular Disney series, Dr. Robotnik from Sonic the Hedgehog, and being the current voices of various classic characters like Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Pete, and the Tasmanian Devil among others. Born ...
Sing 2. James Jonah "Jim" Cummings (born November 03, 1952) is an American voice actor and singer, who has appeared in almost 400 roles, including the bears, Mike 's antagonists, in the North American release of Sing. He is known for his many roles as Disney characters, including Pete, Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Kaa, Ray, and several others.
Thunder Road is a 2018 American comedy-drama film directed, written by, and starring Jim Cummings, based on his 2016 short film of the same name. Cummings also served as co-editor, composer and visual effects artist. It also stars Kendal Farr, Nican Robinson, Macon Blair, Jocelyn DeBoer, Chelsea Edmunson, Ammie Leonards, and Bill Wise. It won the Grand Jury Award at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. The production began with a Kickstarter campaign. Unlike the short, the feature version is neither sho
At his mother's funeral, police officer Jim Arnaud gives an awkward speech about her, and how she would sing the Bruce Springsteen song "Thunder Road" to him. Jim attempts to dance to the song, but his CD player malfunctions and he stumbles away in tears. Aside from his mother's death, Jim is going through a rough divorce with his unfaithful wife Rosalind, as they are in a toxic custody battle for their young daughter Crystal, though Jim is willing to pursue joint custody. Jim ignores orders fro
The feature version received positive reviews from critics and audiences. Review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes reports an approval rating of 96%, with an average rating of 7.73/10, based on 80 reviews. The site's critical consensus reads: "Thunder Road deftly balances emotionally affecting drama against bruising comedy - and serves as an outstanding calling card for writer-director-star Jim Cummings." Owen Gleiberman of Variety wrote "This is one of the first dramas to dig deep into America's heart
- Zack Parker, Natalie Metzger, Benjamin Wiessner
- Jim Cummings
- March 12, 2018 (SXSW), September 12, 2018 (France)
- Known For Voicing
Born in Youngstown, Ohio to English parents from Liverpool, England, Cummings relocated to New Orleans, where he designed and painted Mardi Gras floats, worked as a river boat deck hand and sang and played drums in the regionally successful rock band, "FUSION". He attended Immaculate Conception and St. Columba grade schools as well as Ursuline High School. He later married and moved to Anaheim, California, where he managed a video store in the early 1980s, before launching his voice-acting career in late 1984. Cummings has two daughters with Stephanie Cummings, as well as two older children from a previous marriage.Winnie the Pooh (1988-present)Tigger (1989-present)Darkwing Duck/Negaduck (1991-1992)Taz the Tasmanian Devil (Looney Tunes)(1991-present)
- James Jonah Cummings
- November 2, 1952( 1952-11-02)(age 68)
- Youngstown, Ohio, United States
- Actor, comedian, voice actor, singer