James Avery
James Avery
Birthname James LaRue Avery
Gender Male
Eyes Brown
Date of birth (1945-11-27)November 27, 1945
Place of birth Pughsville, Suffolk County, Virginia, USA
Date of death December 31, 2013(2013-12-31) (aged 68)
Place of death Glendale, California, USA
Occupation Voice actor
Notable role(s) Count Shockula
Burger Monster/Skippy Johnson

James Avery was an American actor, best known for his portrayal of patriarch Philip "Uncle Phil" Banks in the sitcom, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (guest starring Vernee Watson-Johnson). He also provided the voice of Shredder in the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles television series (starring Rob Paulsen, Cam Clarke, and Barry Gordon).

Voice roles

TV series

The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries

Main article(s): The New Scooby-Doo Mysteries
Episode Role
104(a). Mission: Un-Doo-Able Groundskeeper

A Pup Named Scooby-Doo

Main article(s): A Pup Named Scooby-Doo
Episode Role
110. Ghost Who's Coming to Dinner Mr. Johnson
205. Night of the Living Burger Count Shockula
Burger Monster/
Skippy Johnson