James Arnold Taylor
James Arnold Taylor (born July 22, 1969) is an American voice actor, writer, producer and podcast host, known for portraying Ratchet in the Ratchet & Clank franchise, the main character Tidus in Final Fantasy X, Shuyin in Final Fantasy X-2, Obi-Wan Kenobi in the Star Wars animated features such as Star Wars: The Clone Wars and the franchise's video games, and Johnny Test in the animated series Johnny Test.
James Arnold Taylor
Taylor in 2012
|Agent||Abrams Artists Agency|
Taylor began his voice acting career in 1991, for the video game Monkey Island 2: LeChuck's Revenge.
He has been an active member of the voice acting community since, appearing in numerous roles, including Ratchet in the Ratchet & Clank video game series and Tidus from Final Fantasy X. From 2005 until 2011, Taylor also voiced Fred Flintstone in commercials and promotional material, following the death of Henry Corden.
Taylor has been married to his wife Allison, since 1991. Together they have a daughter, Lydia. He identifies as a Christian, and shares religious messages on his social media, though he has stated that he "doesn't want to force his religion onto others".
|2001||Osmosis Jones||Coffee Holding White Blood Cell||Uncredited|
|2012||Foodfight!||Doctor Si Nustrix||Limited theatrical release|||
|2016||Ratchet & Clank||Ratchet|
|2017||Animal Crackers||Buffalo Bob||Limited theatrical release|
|2018||Teen Titans Go! To the Movies||Fake Slade Actor||Character is identified as Shia LaBeouf within the film|
|1997||Johnny Bravo||Huckleberry Hound, various characters|||
|2002||Whatever Happened to Robot Jones?||Boy 3, Boy 6, Cool Kid|
|2002||¡Mucha Lucha!||Kid Wombat|
|2003–06||What's New, Scooby-Doo?||Prince Al-Fimer, Zombie Son, Burr Baston, Moto X Guy #2, Owen DeCassle, Steve Fortescu, Sonny Les Matines, Guy L'Avorton, Shawn, Frankie Martin, Dr. Laslow Ostwald, Tad, additional voices|
|2003||The Powerpuff Girls||Kid #3, Kid #5, Triplet #3, Brian Larsen||Episode: "Save Mojo/Substitute Creature"|
|2003–05||Teen Titans||Overload, Cash||Episode: "Car Trouble"|
|2003–05||Star Wars: Clone Wars||Obi-Wan Kenobi|
|2003–08||Codename: Kids Next Door||King Sandy, Knight #2, Eggbert, others|
|2004||Static Shock||Eddie Felson, Speedwarp|||
|2004–06||The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy||Fred Flintstone, Various characters|
|2004||The Fairly OddParents||Crash Nebula, Sprig Speevak||Episode: "Crash Nebula"|||
|2004||Justice League Unlimited||Private, Robber||Episode: "Hawk and Dove"|||
|2004–07||Danny Phantom||Walker, Ghost Cops|||
|2004||Game Over||Various characters|||
|2004–08||Drawn Together||Wooldoor Sockbat, Jew Producer, various characters|
|2005||The Buzz on Maggie||Additional voices|
|2005||My Life as a Teenage Robot||Kenny, Oblivious Guy, Customer #4||Episode: "Love 'Em or Leash 'Em/Teen Team Time"|
|2005||Stroker and Hoop||Ron Howard, Answering Machine Guy|||
|2005–14||Johnny Test||Johnny Test, Hank Anchorman, The Principal, Mr. Mittens, Bee Keeper, Dark Vegan, others|||
|2005–07||A.T.O.M.||Axel Manning, Sebastian Manning, Tilian||52 episodes|||
|2005–06||The Boondocks||Crew Member, Ganstalicious Fan, Officer Frank|
|2006–07||Celebrity Deathmatch||Johnny Depp, Christian Bale|
|2006–08||Legion of Super Heroes||Mekt Ranzz / Lightning Lord, Color Kid, Ultra Boy, Porcupine Pete|
|2006||The Zimmer Twins||Edgar Zimmer||All episodes|||
|2007||Afro Samurai||Yashichi||Episode: "The Dream Reader"|||
|2008–09||The Spectacular Spider-Man||Harry Osborn, Frederick Foswell / Patch|||
|2008||Ben 10: Alien Force||Raff, Attendant #1||Episode: "X = Ben + 2"|||
|2008–11||Batman: The Brave and the Bold||Green Arrow, Blue Bowman, Guy Gardner, Major Disaster, Wotan, Nabu, Mark Desmond, Arges, Leslie "Rocky" Davis, Alpha-Red, G.I. Robot, Jace|||
|2008–14, 2020||Star Wars: The Clone Wars||Obi-Wan Kenobi, Plo Koon, Rako Hardeen, others|
|2008||Totally Spies!||Insurance Salesman, Alternate Dimension David Letterman||Episodes: "Totally Dunzo: Parts I & II"|||
|2010||Big Time Rush||Regional Manager Taylor||Episode: "Big Time Demos"|
|2010–12||Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated||Rung Laddernton, George Avcados, Randy|
|2010||G.I. Joe: Renegades||Sherriff Terry, Matty, Russel Clemens|||
|2011||Ben 10: Ultimate Alien||Kolar, Announcer, Brannigan|
|2011||ThunderCats||Old Emrick, Khamai||Episode: "Song of the Petalars"|||
|2011||T.U.F.F. Puppy||Biff||Episode: "Dog Save the Queen"|
|2011–13||Young Justice||Barry Allen / The Flash, Burton Thompson, Nathaniel Tryon / Neutron, Topo, Atlantean Guard #2,
G. Gordon Godfrey
|2012||Kaijudo: Rise of the Duel Masters||King Tritonus|
|2013||Beware the Batman||William Benjamin, Officer Dunbrowski, Subway Conductor|||
|2013–15||Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.||Leader, Blastaar, Triton, Human Torch, others|||
|2014||Star Wars Rebels||Obi-Wan Kenobi||Episode: "Spark of Rebellion"|||
|2014||Lego DC Comics: Batman Be-Leaguered||Barry Allen / The Flash|||
|2014||We Wish You a Merry Walrus||Roofhowse|||
|2015||Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero||Additional voices|||
|2015||Clarence||Camden's Dad||Episode: "Where the Wild Chads Are"|
|2015||Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors||Triton, Molten Man|||
|2015||Guardians of the Galaxy||Cosmo the Spacedog, Yondu|
|2017||The Loud House||Fritz, Mr. Bolhofner, Guy Grazer, Bertrand, Additional voices||Recurring role|
|2017||Billy Dilley's Super-Duper Subterranean Summer||Count Wretcher|
|2018||The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants||Additional voices|
|2019||Victor and Valentino||Chip the Collector||Episode: "The Collector"|
|2019||The Casagrandes||Pierre, Little Burger||Episode: "Fast Feud" (voice)|
|2020||Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous||Eddie, Lab assistante||Episode 5: "Happy Birthday, Eddie!" (voice)|
|1999–2000||Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water||Red Noah||English dub|
|2005||Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind||Muzu|
Live action rolesEdit
|2001||The Comedy Team of Pete & James||Himself||Documentary; also writer and producer|
|2008||X-treme Weekend||N/A||Executive producer|
|2008||The Audition||N/A||Associate poroducer|
|2013||I Know That Voice||Himself||Documentary|
|2015||A Certin Point of Voew||N/A||Producer (3 episodes)|
|2017||Clone Wars Conversions||Himself/Host||Also writer and producer|
|2017–present||The JAT Show||Himself/Host||Podcast; also writer and producer|
|2019||Kenobi: A Star Wars Fan Film||Captain Leegus||Fan film|
- "Behind The Voice Actors - James Arnold Taylor". Behind The Voice Actors.
- "James Arnold Taylor". Retrieved June 1, 2020.
- Zwecker, Bill (April 27, 2016). "In 'Ratchet & Clank,' voice actor gets to (kind of) be himself". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved May 4, 2020.
- "JAT365". James Arnold Taylor.
- "The Podcast". James Arnold Taylor.
- Rickards, Megan (2018-11-29). "Podcast Review | Talking to Myself (James Arnold Taylor)". Future of the Force. Retrieved 2020-10-11.
- "Interview with James Arnold Taylor for "Justice League vs. Bizarro League"". YouTube. Retrieved January 26, 2015.
- Lego Justice League vs. Bizarro League Closing Credits
- "LEGO Justice League: Cosmic Clash Movie Bluray With Cosmic Boy Minifigure Details - - Action Figures Toys News ToyNewsI.com". toynewsi.com. Retrieved 21 December 2016.
- Oller, Jacob (Apr 3, 2020). "Embrace your inner child with this first look at LEGO DC: Shazam-Magic & Monsters". SYFY WIRE. Archived from the original on April 8, 2020. Retrieved Apr 10, 2020.
- "Spark of Rebellion". Star Wars Rebels. October 3, 2014. Event occurs at 43:07. Disney Channel.
- "Lego Batman: Be-Leaguered". Lego Batman. October 27, 2014.
- Catherine Taber [@cattaber] (December 23, 2014). "She, James Arnold Taylor, and Dee Bradley Baker are in the Club Penguin special We Wish You a Merry Walrus" (Tweet). Retrieved December 29, 2014 – via Twitter.
- Penn Zero: Part-Time Zero Episode 4 closing credits
- Torus Games. Shrek Smash n' Crash Racing. Activision Value Publishing. Scene: Closing credits, 4 minutes in, Voice overs.
- Krome Studios (October 6, 2009). Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Republic Heroes. LucasArts. Scene: Closing credits, 2:30 in, Voice Talent.
- Toys for Bob. Skylanders: Trap Team. Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 8:40 in, Voice Actors.
- DC Entertainment (December 17, 2014). "Infinite Crisis - Behind the Voice - James Arnold Taylor as Nightmare Robin". YouTube.
- Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity 3.0. Scene: Closing credits, 5:29 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
- Super Bomberman R Presents: Official Voice Actors for Ratchet & Clank. June 7, 2018. Retrieved June 8, 2018 – via YouTube.
- MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY Official (17 July 2018). "FFX Collaboration Event: Dream Within a Dream trailer" – via YouTube.
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