Joe Alaskey

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Joe Alaskey
Born
Joseph Francis Alaskey

April 17, 1952
DiedFebruary 3, 2016 (aged 63)
Cause of deathCancer
OccupationStand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, impressionist
Years active1983–2016

Joseph Francis "Joe" Alaskey (April 17, 1952 – February 3, 2016) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and impressionist. He was known for voicing Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Sylvester, Tweety and other characters from Warner Bros. cartoons. He voiced Plucky Duck on Tiny Toon Adventures from 1990 to 1995.

Alaskey won an Emmy Award in 2004.

Alaskey was the second actor to voice Grandpa Lou Pickles on Rugrats. He voiced Lou again in the Rugrats spin-off series, All Grown Up! and all three movies. He also voiced Stinkie in Casper.

Alaskey died in Green Island, New York from cancer on February 3, 2016. He was aged 63.[1]

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  1. Notice of death of Joe Alaskey, newsfromme.com, February 3, 2016.

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