When a Legend like Alan Oppenheimer wants to join your lineup, he joins our lineup. Skeletor will be joining She-Ra at the Washington State Summer Con from June 21st through the 23rd. Alan is a true Hollywood legend from his on-screen acting roles and countless voiceover roles over the last 60 years. Alan Oppenheimer will be joining us at the Washington State Summer Con this time at the spry age of 94.
Alan Oppenheimer is recognized as the voice of many character icons in the 70s and 80s, such as Mighty Mouse, Ming the Merciless on Flash Gordon, the Overlord on BlackStar, as well as Skeletor, Cringer, Man-At-Arms and Mer-Man from Filmation’s 1980’s cartoon He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, and the voice of Prime Evil in the 1986 TV series, Filmation’s Ghostbusters. Other notable voice roles include Thundarr the Barbarian, Vanity on The Smurfs, Rhinokey and Crock from The Wuzzles and Falkor, Gmork, Rockbiter, and the Narrator from 1984’s The NeverEnding Story. In the early 1990s, Oppenheimer was the voice of Merlin in The Legend of Prince Valiant. He also provided the voice of Barkerville in the Pound Puppies TV special.
Oppenheimer also worked on The Transformers, as Beachcomber and Warpath. He was the voice of the unseen Alistair Crane on the soap opera Passions and provided the voice Alfred Pennyworth in Superman/Batman: Public Enemies. Most recently, Alan voiced Moss Man in Masters of the Universe: Revelation and Old Timer in Toy Story 4.
As a character actor, Oppenheimer has had many roles including Hogan’s Heroes, Get Smart, The Six Million Dollar Man, Happy Days, St. Elsewhere, Mama’s Family, 1973’s Westworld, and Alan has appeared in three different Star Trek series.