John Ratzenberger

Submitted by on Sep 19, 2015

John Ratzenberger

Interest in the game has a future actor during his school years; After becoming a student at Sacred Heart University, he stood at the base of the student troupe ‘Sal’s Meat Market’. Later, he traveled with the project on tour across Europe, settling in 1971 in London.

Author: Pauline Chelpanova

Actor John Ratzenberger (John Deszo Ratzenberger) was born in 1947 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA. Interest in the game has a future actor during his school years; After becoming a student at Sacred Heart University, he stood at the base of the student troupe ‘Sal’s Meat Market’. Later, he traveled with the project on tour across Europe, settling in 1971 in London.

As a film actor John started in the late seventies. His first appearance on the screen is considered to be a British Comedy Richard Lester ‘Ritz’ (The Ritz). His role in it turned out to be small, but the work in the next film – a thriller by Robert Aldrich ‘last gleam of twilight’ (Twilight’s Last Gleaming) in 1977 – has already become more ‘real’. In the same 77th Rattsenbereger and played in two motion pictures, at the same time, he began acting in television series. Among his early television works – the series ‘Love Boat’ (The Love Boat), a little later – ‘private detective Magnum’ (Magnum, PI). Although most of his role the actor played still not on television and on the big screen.

In 1978, John Ratzenberger is remembered by many in the film Kevin Connor ‘Warlords of Atlantis’, passed around the world. In the 79th he had a chance to play in several important projects, including such films as war drama Peter Hyams ‘Hannover – Street’ (Hanover Street), one more in tune with the genre painting of John Schlesinger’s ‘Yankee’ (Yanks), drama Jerry ‘Hara’ Bitch ‘(The Bitch). Among the actors with whom Ratzenberger had the opportunity to work in the year – Richard Gere. Joan Collins. Harrison Ford and many others.

The beginning of the eighties was marked by an actor such works as the fighter Peter Hyams (which has invited John to their movies) ‘Foreign Land’ (Outland), the drama ‘Ragtime’ (Ragtime) great Milos Forman, a biopic of Richard Attenborough’s ‘Gandhi’ (Gandhi), which received more than one statuette Oscar in 83 years.

His roles were not too great, but their range was quite wide – he played the police, the military, and even the Communist leader in the film 1981 directed by Warren Beatty ‘Red’ (Reds). By the way, Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton, who played in the ‘red’ star, got a picture of the ‘Oscars’.

in 1987 Ratzenberger appeared in perfect horror Ethan Wiley ‘House 2: Cursed abode’ (House II: The Second Story), and in the same year, played one of the main characters – General Joe Brodsky – in TV fiction western Michael Schultz ‘Time Travelers’ (Timestalkers).

1990 brought a major role in another television project – action comedy Roger Duchovny ‘Camp Cucamonga’ (Camp Cucamonga). One set with John Ratzenberger worked Chad Allen and Jennifer Aniston.

In general, it was in the nineties a lot of actor appeared in television projects. His most recognizable and beloved by viewers on-screen character – Cliff Kleyvin – of the very popular series ‘Hello’ (Cheers) came out of the eighties. In the nineties, John Ratzenberger is their talents and another application – he works hard voicing animated projects. His voice says Hamm the pig in a stunning, revolutionary for the years 1995 cartoon “Toy Story ‘(Toy Story). Directed by Tom Lasseter and producers were able to attract to work on animated actors such as Tom Hanks. Tim Allen. John Ratzenberger many others. Cartoon grossed a record amount, and passed with flying colors all over the world. Ratzenberger took part in the continuation of the history of animated toys – ‘Toy Story 2’ (Toy Story 2) in 1999. In the third part, ‘Toy Story 3’, preparing for rental in 2010, the actor will continue to ‘speak’ for the character.

John Ratzenberger worked at the microphone in such triumafalnyh animated projects such as’ Monsters, Inc. ‘(Monsters, Inc.) and the Japanese cartoon “Spirited Away’ (Sen to Chihiro no kamikakushi). Both have won the animated film ‘Oscar’.

‘Finding Nemo’ (Finding Nemo), ‘Cars’ (Cars),’ P

Atata ‘(Ratatouille),’ The Incredibles’ (The Incredibles), ‘VALL’I’ (WALL’E) – Ratzenberger subsequently appeared in all the most significant projects of the genre, has received a major boost to the development of the end of the last century.

In addition to work on the sound, and continued working in films. So, from the beginning of the millennium Ratzenberger has received a number of roles. This – and the role of Jimmy Carter in the detective David S. Cass Sr. ‘Mysterious Woman: Redemption’ (Mystery Woman: Redemption), and the main role in the drama of J. Chris. Ford ‘Village hairdresser’ (The Village Barbershop) in 2008, and others.

During his life in film and television, John Ratzenberger attended nearly a hundred projects and personified at least eighty different characters in movies and animated films.

John Ratzenberger two children – son 1987, daughter of the 89th year of birth; with their mother – Georgia Ratzenberger (Stein) – the actor divorced in 2004.

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