- Grew up doing various voices and admiring the voice work of Mel Blanc.
- Originally wanted to be a musician and was in several bands; has played guitar in concert for Roy Orbison and Brian Wilson.
- Left the music world to try his hand at stand-up comedy and received the biggest laughs from doing impressions.
- Worked as a voice talent for a Boston radio station on a morning show he produced called The Big Mattress.
- Joined The Howard Stern Show in 1989.
- Big break came in 1991 when he was cast as the title voice on Nickelodeon's Doug and as Stimpy on Ren & Stimpy.
- Provided the voices of Bugs Bunny and Elmer Fudd in Space Jam.
- Is best known for being the voice of Philip J. Fry on Futurama.
- Tours with his band Billy West and the Grief Counselors.
- Violet West — Wife
- Birth Name: William Richard West
- Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
- Profession: Actor
Trending TonightSee all »
Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner, American Gods and more