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Carlos Alazraqui

Carlos Alazraqui
Birth name Carlos Jaime Alazraqui
Born July 20, 1962 (1962-07-20) (age 45)
Sacramento, California USA

Carlos Jaime Alazraqui (born July 20, 1962) is a Latin-American actor, comedian, impressionist and voice actor. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Location of Sacramento in Sacramento County, California County Sacramento Government  - Mayor Heather Fargo Area  - City  99. ... is the 201st day of the year (202nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... A comedian, or comic, is an entertainer who amuses an audience by making them laugh. ... An impressionist is a performer whose act consists of giving the impression of being someone else by imitating the other persons voice and mannerisms. ... A voice actor (also a voice artist) is a person who provides voices for animated characters (including those in feature films, television series, animated shorts), voice-overs in radio and television commercials, audio dramas, dubbed foreign language films, video games, puppet shows, and amusement rides. ...

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Biography

Early life

Alazraqui was born in Sacramento, California to Argentine parents and moved to Concord, California at an early age. He later returned to Sacramento to attend Cal State Sacramento where he began competing in open mic contests. After winning in his fourth year of competing at the San Francisco International Comedy Competition, he took his prize money and moved to Los Angeles.[1] Location of Sacramento in Sacramento County, California County Sacramento Government  - Mayor Heather Fargo Area  - City  99. ... Location of Concord in California. ... California State University, Sacramento, more commonly referred to as Sacramento State and Sac State, is a public university located in the city of Sacramento, California, USA. It is part of the California State University system. ... Flag Seal Nickname: City of Angels Location Location within Los Angeles County in the state of California Coordinates , Government State County California Los Angeles County Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,290. ...


Career

Alazraqui has since performed several voices for Nickelodeon cartoons, including Juandissimo Magnifico and Denzel Q. Crocker on The Fairly OddParents and Rocko the wallaby on Rocko's Modern Life. He has also voiced the titular protagonist of the first game in the Spyro the Dragon series, the Taco Bell chihuahua,[2] Rikochet in the first two seasons of Mucha Lucha and Mr. Weed on Family Guy. It is mentioned in the DVD commentary track that Mr. Alazraqui was reluctant to leave the Family Guy series. In particular, Seth McFarlane suggests that the untimely death of Alazraqui's character, Mr. Weed, took the actor by surprise. Nickelodeon (commonly referred to as Nick) is an American cable television network owned by Viacom International. ... The bouncing ball animation (below) consists of these 6 frames. ... Juandissimo Magnifico (the first syllable of his given name is a pun on wand; magnífico is Spanish for magnificent) is a fictional character featured in The Fairly OddParents, obviously parodying Antonio Banderas. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... The Fairly OddParents is an American animated television series about the adventures of a boy who has two fairy godparents. ... Rocko, a wallaby, is the eponymous character of the cartoon Rockos Modern Life and the comic book series of the same name. ... Ancient aboriginal rock painting of a wallaby in Kakadu National Park in Northern Australia. ... Rockos Modern Life is an American animated television series whose four seasons aired from 1993 to 1996. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles accessible from a disambiguation page. ... The Taco Bell chihuahua. ... This article is about characters from the animated TV series ¡Mucha Lucha! For the poem, The Flea, see John Donne. ... ¡Mucha Lucha! is packed with a menagerie of colorful characters. ... Family Guy is an Emmy award winning American animated television series about a nuclear family in the fictional town of Quahog (IPA or ), Rhode Island. ... Seth MacFarlane Seth Woodbury MacFarlane (born October 26, 1973 in Kent, Connecticut) is the creator of the animated series Family Guy and American Dad!. Early career MacFarlane received his diploma at Kent School and then attended and studied animation at the Rhode Island School of Design. ...


In 2005, he added the voices for two Cartoon Network series - The Life and Times of Juniper Lee where he played Monroe, a guardian dog with a Scottish accent and two characters in Camp Lazlo, Lazlo and Clam. In 2006 added Salty Mike from Squirrel Boy and Walden in Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! on Nick Jr. to his credits. He played Wisk in Glen Hill's 2000 film version of L. Frank Baum's The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus. He also provided the voice of Nestor in Happy Feet. Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Cartoon Network (commonly referred to as CN) is a cable television network created by Turner Broadcasting which primarily shows animated programming. ... The Life and Times of Juniper Lee, also known as Juniper Lee for short, is an American animated television series, created by Judd Winick and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... Trinomial name Canis lupus familiaris The dog (Canis lupus familiaris) is a domestic subspecies of the wolf, a mammal of the Canidae family of the order Carnivora. ... Scottish English is usually taken to mean the standard form of the English language used in Scotland, often termed Scottish Standard English. ... Camp Lazlo is an Emmy nominated, American animated television series created by Joe Murray, produced by Cartoon Network Studios and currently airs on Cartoon Network. ... Squirrel Boy is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! is an animated childrens television series created by Bob Boyle (who also created Yin Yang Yo!), produced by Bolder Media (a joint-venture between Frederator Studios and the Mixed Media Group) and Film Roman/Starz. ... The Laughing Dragon of Oz, see Frank Joslyn Baum . ... It has been suggested that Kilter be merged into this article or section. ... Happy Feet is an Academy Award-winning commie-lib, Australian-produced 2006 computer-animated comedy-drama film, directed and co-written by George Miller. ...


Alazraqui plays Deputy James Oswaldo Garcia on Comedy Central's Reno 911!. He has also been featured on Comedy Central Presents. Comedy Central is an American cable television and satellite television channel in the United States. ... Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central which debuted in 2003. ... Comedy Central Presents is a television series shown Friday nights at 10 p. ...


Alazraqui is also an accomplished tennis player with a United States Tennis Association grade of 4.0, and has made almost 700 jumps as a skydiver. Arthur Ashe Stadium at Flushing Meadows, New York Tennis is a game played between two players (singles) or between two teams of two players (doubles). ... The United States Tennis Association (USTA), previously known as the United States National Lawn Tennis Association, was established by a small group of tennis club members in a meeting held at the Fifth Avenue Hotel in New York City. ... A skydiver is a person who engages in the sport of skydiving, i. ...


Filmography

Animated Series

Shorty McShorts Shorts is a Disney Channel animated television series, which consists of 5-minute shorts. ... ¡Mucha Lucha! is the first animated television series created with Macromedia Flash, a program usually used for Internet cartoons. ... Camp Lazlo is an Emmy nominated, American animated television series created by Joe Murray, produced by Cartoon Network Studios and currently airs on Cartoon Network. ... A fun loving, free-wheeling Brazilian spider monkey, Lazlo is one happy camper; when everyone else is bored he is having fun. ... Clam is a small, quirky Albino Pygmy rhino who got his knowledge (as well as the items in his Jelly Bean cabin space) from cereal box tops. ... Chef Hemilich McMuesli is a fictional goat in Camp Lazlo. ... CatDog is an American animated television series on Nickelodeon, created by Peter Hannan. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Family Guy is an Emmy award winning American animated television series about a nuclear family in the fictional town of Quahog (IPA or ), Rhode Island. ... Handy Manny is a TV animated childrens program launched in 2006, part of the Playhouse Disney morning block of the Disney Channel. ... Rockos Modern Life is an American animated television series whose four seasons aired from 1993 to 1996. ... Rocko, a wallaby, is the eponymous character of the cartoon Rockos Modern Life and the comic book series of the same name. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Squirrel Boy is an American animated television series produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... The Fairly OddParents is an American animated television series about the adventures of a boy who has two fairy godparents. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... Juandissimo Magnifico (the first syllable of his given name is a pun on wand; magnífico is Spanish for magnificent) is a fictional character featured in The Fairly OddParents, obviously parodying Antonio Banderas. ... The Life and Times of Juniper Lee, also known as Juniper Lee for short, is an American animated television series, created by Judd Winick and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! is an animated childrens television series created by Bob Boyle (who also created Yin Yang Yo!), produced by Bolder Media (a joint-venture between Frederator Studios and the Mixed Media Group) and Film Roman/Starz. ... Whats with Andy? is a Canadian animated series that debuted in September 2001. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...

Live-Action Roles

hjhh Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central which debuted in 2003. ... Saul of the Mole Men is a live action show created by Craig Lewis, writer on The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy and Fosters Home for Imaginary Friends. ...


Movie Roles

Happy Feet is an Academy Award-winning commie-lib, Australian-produced 2006 computer-animated comedy-drama film, directed and co-written by George Miller. ... Howls Moving Castle ) is an Academy Award-nominated Japanese animated fantasy film, based on Diana Wynne Jones novel of the same name, and directed by Hayao Miyazaki of Studio Ghibli. ... I Downloaded a Ghost is a 2004 film starring Carlos Alazraqui as Winston the Ghost and Ellen Page as Stella Blackstone. ... It has been suggested that Kilter be merged into this article or section. ...

Video Game Roles

GoldenEye: Rogue Agent is a first-person shooter video game from Electronic Arts using the James Bond license. ... Dr. Julius No is a fictional character in the James Bond film and novel Dr. No. ... Justice League Heroes is a console game released in the fourth quarter of 2006 across 3 different platforms. ... The Key is a DC Comics supervillain with several major incarnations. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... This article is about the video game character. ...

Commercials

Taco Bell Corp. ... A television advertisement or commercial (often called an advert in the United Kingdom) is a form of advertising in which goods, services, organizations, ideas, etc. ... The Taco Bell chihuahua. ...

Footnotes

External links

Preceded by
Original voice
Voice of Spyro the Dragon
1998
Succeeded by
Tom Kenny

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Carlos Alazraqui - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (223 words)
Carlos Alazraqui is a comedian and voice actor.
Carlos J. Alazraqui (Born on July 20, 1962 in Sacramento, California) is an American actor, comedian, impressionist and voice actor.
Alazraqui is also an excellent tennis player with a United States Tennis Association grade of 4.0, and has made almost 700 jumps as a skydiver.
Rocko's Modern Life - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2256 words)
Rocko (voiced by Carlos Alazraqui): Rocko James Wallabee is a wallaby who emigrated to the United States from Australia.
Carlos Alazraqui (who did the voice of Rocko) did the voice of Peter Griffin's boss, Mr.
Carlos is also a stand up comedian, and stars in the hit show Reno 911.
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