Christine Cavanaugh

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Christine Cavanaugh (August 16, 1963 – December 22, 2014) was an American voice actress. During her career, she has voiced many different animated characters. Her best known roles were as the voice of the main character Babe in the movie Babe (1995), Chuckie Finster in the Nickelodeon series Rugrats and Dexter in the Cartoon Network series Dexter's Laboratory.

In 2000, she won an Annie Award for Voice Acting By a Female Performer in an Animated Television Production for her performance of Dexter in the television special Dexter's Laboratory: Ego Trip.[1]

Cavanaugh retired from voice acting for personal reasons.[2]

She was born in Layton, Utah. Cavanaugh died on December 22, 2014 in Cedar City, Utah from unknown causes, aged 51.[3] Her death was announced on December 30, 2014.[3] Her cause of death was said to be leukemia.[4][5]

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  1. "28th Annual Annie Award Nominees and Winners (2000)". Annie Awards. Retrieved 2014-01-10.
  2. "10 voice actors who deserved Oscar nominations". Yahoo!. Retrieved 2014-01-10.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Christine Cavanaugh, Voice of Rugrats' Chuckie, Dead at 51". TVLine. 30 December 2014. Retrieved 30 December 2014.
  4. "'Babe' actress Christine Cavanaugh dies at age 51". USA Today.com. Retrieved December 31, 2014.
  5. "Voice Actress Christine Cavanaugh Has Passed Away". Los Angeles Magazine.com. Retrieved December 31, 2014.

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