Rob Paulsen is an American voice actor and singer, best known as the voice behind Raphael from the 1987 cartoon of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Yakko Warner and Dr. Otto Scratchansniff from Animaniacs, Pinky from Pinky and the Brain and Animaniacs, Rev Runner from Loonatics Unleashed, and Throttle from the 1990s and 2006 versions of Biker Mice From Mars. His role as Pinky won him a Daytime Emmy Award for male vocal performance. In total, Paulsen has been the voice of over 250 different animated characters including Raphael in the original 1987 series. He continues to play parts in dozens of cartoons as well as characters in animated feature movies. He voices Donatello for the 2012 series of TMNT.
Rob Paulsen is regularly asked to perform "Nations of the World" from Animaniacs at fan conventions.
- "I love this guy, my carefree nature! My nature's just being a whack-job!"