J. Michael Tatum

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J. Michael Tatum
TATUM.jpg
Tatum making a heart at a fan during the Otakon 2011 Hetalia voice actor autograph session.
BornJohn Michael Tatum
(1976-05-25) May 25, 1976 (age 37)
McKinney, Texas
Other namesJohn Knell
OccupationVoice Actor
ADR Director
Script Writer
Years active2005-present[1]
 
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J. Michael Tatum
TATUM.jpg
Tatum making a heart at a fan during the Otakon 2011 Hetalia voice actor autograph session.
BornJohn Michael Tatum
(1976-05-25) May 25, 1976 (age 37)
McKinney, Texas
Other namesJohn Knell
OccupationVoice Actor
ADR Director
Script Writer
Years active2005-present[1]

John Michael Tatum (born May 25, 1976 in McKinney, Texas) is an American voice actor, ADR director, and script writer at Funimation/OkraTron 5000 who provided voices for a number of English versions of Japanese anime series, and video games.

Biography[edit]

In 2005, John was discovered by Funimation warhorse and visionary ADR director Christopher Bevins, who cast him as Rikichi in Samurai 7, John's vocal talent has held long enough to see his flag hoisted on a slew of dream roles, most notably Kyoya Ootori in Ouran High School Host Club, Sebastian Michaelis in Black Butler, France in Hetalia: Axis Powers, and Eneru in One Piece. Specializes in nerdy "glasses characters".

From January 2010 to January 2014, John hosted That Anime Show with friend and co-worker, Terri Doty and ADR Engineer, Stephen Hoff.[2] Numerous times, he has expressed his deep love for anime, Doctor Who, Vincent Price, and William Shakespeare.

Filmography[edit]

Anime roles[edit]

1999

2002

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Video game roles[edit]

ADR Staff Credits[edit]

Voice Director[edit]

Script[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Crystal Acids J. Michael Tatum Page". Retrieved 2012-11-23. 
  2. ^ "T.A.S. Crew". thatanimeshow.com. 

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