BILLY WEST Futurama / Ren and Stimpy Interview – Farpoint 30

Voice actor Billy West spoke to us at Farpoint 30 in Hunt Valley, Maryland, to talk about his career, the upcoming Futurama show, dealing with autism, and the M&M controversy.

Billy West portrays Phillip J. Fry, Zoidberg, Professor Hubert J. Farnsworth, Captain Zapp Brannigan, and others on Futurama, but he has also portrayed characters in hundreds of other shows. His credits also include Disenchantment, Doug, Skylanders Academy, The Looney Tunes Show, Ren and Stimpy, Jungle Junction, Drawn Together, Squirrel Boy, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron Boy Genius, CatDog, Johnny Bravo, The Oblongs, Men in Black: The Series, Voltron: The Third Dimension, King of the Hill, Pinky and the Brain, Animaniacs, Scooby-Doo and so many more.

This interview was conducted on February 11th, 2023.

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About Kyle Williamson

"Captain" Kyle Williamson is a cosplayer, actor, writer, fan and author of "The Elements of Cosplay: The Costume and Beyond." He has also interviewed hundreds of actors, authors and cosplayers and has moderated panels for conventions such as Wizard World, Retro Con, Terrificon, Farpoint and Shore Leave to name a few. You can follow him on Twitter @captainkylepa and Instagram @captainkylephilly.

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