Are we bringing Jim Cummings to Summer Con this year because he is the main protagonist/antagonist of Mickey (the) Mouse, because he is the iconic smuggler Hondo from The Clone Wars ensemble, or because Jim is a Disney Legend and he is always welcome? All three. Please welcome Jim Cummings to the Washington State Summer Con happening June 21st through the 23rd in Puyallup.
Jim Cummings is an American voice actor and singer, who has appeared in over 400 roles. He is known for voicing the title characters from Winnie the Pooh, Tigger, Darkwing Duck, Pete (the arch-nemesis of Mickey Mouse), Monterey Jack, Sam Ficus, and the Tasmanian Devil. He has voiced leading roles in many major series at several studios, including Disney, Nickelodeon, Warner Bros., Hanna-Barbera, DreamWorks, and 20th Century Fox studios.
Jim Cummings credits include Dr. Robotnik in Sonic the Hedgehog, Pete in Goof Troop, Mickey’s House of Villains, DuckTales, Sofia the First, The Princess and the Frog, Aladdin, A Goofy Movie, TailSpin, Epic Mickey, Kingdom Hearts, Duck Dodgers, Clampdown in Transformers: Robots In Disguise, Thanos and Super Skrull in The Super Hero Squad Show, Cat in CatDog, Disney’s House of Mouse, The Powerpuff Girls, Pinky & the Brain, The Lion King, Savage Dragon in The Savage Dragon, and Yosemite Sam in Animaniacs, and much MUCH more.
Jim also voiced the infamous outlaw and pirate Hondo Ohnaka in Star Wars Rebels and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Hondo is also a key figure in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in the Disney theme parks where Jim continues to give Hondo his voice to greet and give instructions to all of the guests boarding the Millennium Falcon.