'Futurama' Cast

The cast is a roster of very talented actors. Some have long careers in voice-over acting, while others starred in live-action TV shows. Learn more about the cast of Futurama.

Billy West

Billy West. Paul Archuleta / FilmMagic

Billy West has had a long, successful career as a voice-over actor. He is the voice of a variety of characters on Futurama. Mostly he plays Fry, the pizza delivery boy who wound up frozen, but he is also the voice of Professor Farnsworth, Dr. Zoidberg, Zapp Brannigan and even President Richard Nixon's head.

Where you've heard him before: His other roles include Stimpson J. Cat on , Doug in Doug, Kyle in Squirrel Boy, Razinski in My Life as a Teenage Robot and Sam Melnick in The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius.

Katey Sagal

Katey Sagal
Katey Sagal. Frederick M. Brown / Getty Images

Vetern actress Katey Sagal is the voice of Leela on Futurama. She has a rich, distinctive voice that makes Leela's "Hi-ya!" have a kick of its own.

Where you've heard her before: Her other roles include her famous stint as Peg Bundy on Married with Children, Cate Hennessy on 8 Simple Rules, Helen on and Gemma on .

John DiMaggio

John DiMaggio
John DiMaggio. Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

As Bender, John Di Maggio says some of the best lines on Futurama, "Bite my shiny, metal ass!" His rough voice gives Bender the authentic sound of a robot who smokes and drinks all the time.

Where you've heard him before: John DiMaggio, like Billy West, is a voic-over actor in high demand. His other roles include Jake on Adventure Time, Rico on Penguins of Madagascar, Shnitzel on Chowder and Dr. Drakken on Kim Possible.

Phil LaMarr

Phil LaMarr
Phil LaMarr. Frazer Harrison / Getty Images

Phil LaMarr provides the smooth, Jamaican-accented voice of Hermes Conrad on Futurama.

Where you've heard him before: LaMarr has played a wide range of voice-over roles. Other characters include the Judge on Family Guy, Bail Organa on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Roger 'Booda' Sack on , Jazz on Transformers: Animated, Baxter Stockman on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Nuke on Marvel's Avengers Assemble, Cloak on Ultimate Spider-Man and, most famously, as a variety of characters on Madtv.

Lauren Tom

Lauren Tom
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Lauren Tom's high-pitched, staccato voice adds to Amy Wong's straight-forward personality on Futurama.

Where you've heard her before: Her other roles include Bai Li in Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness, Dana Tan in Batman Beyond and Minh on . She also appeared in live-action shows, as Mai Washington on Men in Trees, and Ross's girlfriend Julie on Friends.

Maurice LaMarche

Maurice Lamarche attends the premiere of Walt Disney Animation Studios' 'Zootopia'. JB Lacroix / WireImage/ Getty Images

Maurice LaMarche is a versatile actor and has portrayed many different characters on Futurama. In 2011 he won an Emmy award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance for "Lrrreconcilable Ndndifferences." Most often he plays Kif Kroker and Calculon.

Where you've heard him before: His other roles include Tommy Vinegar on The Oblongs, The Brain on Pinky and the Brain, Yosemite Sam on , Doctor Doom on Ultimate Spider-Man and Marvel's Avengers Assemble, and Mini-verse Mayor on .

Other Notable Voices

A few actors provide "additional voices" in dozens of episodes.

Tress MacNeille as Slurm Queen, Turanga Munda, ​and Suicide Booth. She can also be heard on ​The Simpsons and ​Mickey Mouse Clubhouse as Daisy Duck.

David Herman as Turanga Morris and Dr. Ogden Wernstrom. He can also be heard on King of the Hill as Buckley and The Goode Family as Ubuntu.

Frank Welker as Nibbler. He can also be heard as Megatron on a variety of cartoons.