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SpouseMary Elizabeth McGlynn
FactBrother-in-law of Melissa McGlynn.

Daran Norris is an American actor, voice artist, and comedian. He was born on November 1, 1964, in Ferndale, California. His parents are George and Sharon Norris. He has two brothers, Troy and Tim. He graduated from Ferndale High School in 1982.

He attended Humboldt State University, where he studied theater arts. He began his career as a stand-up comedian in San Francisco. He has appeared in numerous television shows and movies. He is best known for his roles as Buddha Bob on the television series “Dharma & Greg” and as the voice of Cosmo on the animated series “The Fairly OddParents”.

He has been married to actress Allison Scagliotti since 2011. They have one child together.

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Full NameDaran Norris
ProfessionVoice Actor
EducationFerndale High School


SpouseMary Elizabeth McGlynn


MoviesTeam America: World Police, A Fairly Odd Movie: Grow Up, Timmy Turner!, Veronica Mars, A Fairly Odd Christmas, The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour, A Fairly Odd Summer, Bolt, Cowboy Bebop: The Movie, Invisible Dad, Channel Chasers, The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour 2: When Nerds Collide, Hobgoblins, Wishology, Naru...
TV ShowsThe Fairly OddParents, Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, Veronica Mars, T.U.F.F. Puppy, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Transformers: Prime, The Spectacular Spider-Man, The Replacements, The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, Oswald, Star Wars: Clone Wars, Mon Colle Knights, T...

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1Has been falsely credited under the pseudonym "Jack Hammer" for a solid decade and a half.
2Brother-in-law of Melissa McGlynn.




Codename: Kids Next Door - Operation Z.E.R.O.2006TV MovieCount Spankulot / Janitor (voice)
The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour 3: The Jerkinators!2006TV MovieCosmo Dad Jorgen (voice)
W.I.T.C.H.2006TV SeriesTynar
The Fairly OddParents in Fairy Idol2006TV MovieCosmo Jorgen Von Strangle Mr. Turner ...
.hack//G.U. Vol.1//Rebirth2006Video GamePiros the 3rd Grein Salvador Aihara (English version, voice)
Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends2006TV SeriesImaginary Man
Astérix et les Vikings2006Vitalstatistix (English version, voice)
Ace Combat Zero: The Belkan War2006Video GameAWACS Eagle Eye (voice, uncredited)
Dynasty Warriors 5: Empires2006Video GameLu Meng Pang De (English version, voice, uncredited)
The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour 2: When Nerds Collide2006TV MovieCosmo Dad Jorgen ... (voice)
Stroker and Hoop2005TV SeriesSanta / Elf / Mall Cop
Ratchet: Deadlocked2005Video GameDallas Wanamaker (voice)
Codename: Kids Next Door Operation - Video Game2005Video GameCount Spankulot (voice)
Duck Dodgers2005TV SeriesFox Bounty Hunter / Cyborg #1 / Hungortus
Naruto2005TV SeriesSangorou
Dynasty Warriors 5: Xtreme Legends2005Video GameLu Meng Pang De (English version, voice, uncredited)
Urban Reign2005Video GameVarious Gang Members (English version, voice, uncredited)
Tales of Legendia2005Video GameCommander Vaclav Bloud (English version, voice, uncredited)
Grandia III2005Video GameLa-Ilim / Additional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
Kingdom of Paradise2005Video GameUzo (English version, voice)
Steambot Chronicles2005Video GameComfrey / Commander Ferguson / Dino / ... (English version, voice, uncredited)
The Batman2005TV SeriesBrent
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius2002-2005TV SeriesNanobot #1
Madagascar2005Video GameAnnouncer Cop Sailor ... (voice, as Darren Norris)
Rise of the Kasai2005Video GameAdditional Voices (voice)
Doom 3: Resurrection of Evil2005Video Game voice, as Darran Norris
Star Wars: Clone Wars2003-2005TV SeriesWarrior #3 Ki-Adi-Mundi Durge ...
Avatar: The Last Airbender2005TV SeriesAdditional Voices
Dynasty Warriors 52005Video GameLu Meng Pang De (English version, voice, uncredited)
Danny Phantom2005TV SeriesBullet / Newscaster #2
Death by Degrees2005Video GameSoldiers (voice, uncredited)
Radiata Stories2005Video GameGenius Weissheit (English version, voice, uncredited)
Grounded for Life2005TV SeriesGlamorous Man
Nicktoons Unite2005Video GameCosmo
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II - The Sith Lords2004Video GameG0-T0 (voice)
Megas XLR2004TV SeriesGynok / Brock / VJ Announcer
Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines2004Video GameOfficer Chunk / Milligan / Cal / ... (voice)
EverQuest II2004Video GameGeneric Amygdalan Enemy Generic Centaur Enemy Generic Dragon Enemy (voice, as Darren Norris)
Ace Combat 5: The Unsung War2004Video Game voice, uncredited
Team America: World Police2004Spottswoode (voice)
Fellowship 9/112004ShortGandalf Saruman
Nicktoons Movin' Eye Toy2004Video GameCosmo
The Fairly Odd Parents: Shadow Showdown2004Video GameCosmo Dad Jorgen
Samurai Jack2002-2004TV SeriesCaptain / X-49 / Barber / ...
Howl's Moving Castle2004English version, voice, uncredited
The Powerpuff Girls2002-2004TV SeriesVoodooric / Announcer / Lifeguard / ...
Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow2004Sandayu Asama / Additional Voices (English version, voice)
The Greatest Short Film Ever!!!2004ShortDirector (as Daran Norrie)
Doom³2004Video GameAdditional Voices (voice)
Johnny Bravo2004TV SeriesHorse / Teamster / Arctic Hound / ...
Kôkaku kidôtai: Stand Alone Complex2002-2004TV SeriesSgt. Rod / Nanao Ei
The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour2004TV MovieCosmo Dad Jorgen (voice)
Transformers2004Video GameRed Alert Cyclonus (voice, as Darren Norris)
Onimusha Blade Warriors2004Video GameOsric (English version, voice)
Onimusha 3: Demon Siege2004Video GameSoldier (English version, voice)
Breakdown2004Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
Comic Book: The Movie2004VideoCommander Courage / Bruce Easly
Fairly Odd Parents: Breakin da Rules2004Video GameCosmo (voice)
Front Mission 42003Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
Armed & Dangerous2003Video GameHenry / 01-12 / Shrub Patrol 1 (voice, as Darren Norris)
Metal Arms: Glitch in the System2003Video Game voice
The Hobbit2003Video GameGollum Bombur (voice, as Darren Norris)
The Cat in the Hat2003Announcer
True Crime: Streets of LA2003Video GameAdditional Voices (voice)
What's New, Scooby-Doo?2003TV SeriesCowardly Lion / Mr. Reed / Sheriff / ...
Naruto: Ultimate Ninja2003Video GameGato / Kaji (English version, voice)
Nickelodeon Toon Twister 3D2003Video GameCosmo
Command & Conquer: Generals Zero Hour2003Video Game voice, as Darren Norris
Oswald2001-2003TV SeriesEgbert Egbert (US) Customer #1 ...
Drakengard2003Video GameManah (Evil Voice) (English version, voice, uncredited)
Tales of Symphonia2003Video GameRodyle / Shadow (English version, voice)
My Life as a Teenage Robot2003TV SeriesShop Teacher / Mopey / Old Lady #2
Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic2003Video GameZelka Forn (voice)
Dexter's Laboratory2003TV SeriesAnnouncer / Man #3 / Boss / ...
Jimmy Neutron's Nicktoon Blast2003ShortCosmo (voice)
.hack//Quarantine2003Video GamePiros (English version, voice)
Digimon: Digital Monsters2002-2003TV SeriesMercurymon Sakkakumon ShadowSeraphimon
Command & Conquer: Generals2003Video Game voice, as Darren Norris
Aero-Troopers: The Nemeclous Crusade2003Video voice
Kid Notorious2003TV Series
Aunt Luisa2002ShortNarrator (voice)
Super Santa in South Pole Joe2002TV ShortNarrator, Taxman, Penguin (voice)
The Scorpion King: Rise of the Akkadian2002Video GameHammet / Set / Barbarian Man (voice)
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring2002Video GameAragorn Tom Bombadil Barliman Butterbur ... (voice, as Darren Norris)
.hack//Outbreak2002Video GamePiros (English version, voice)
Minority Report2002Video GameRoy Verhaegan (voice)
Star Wars: The Clone Wars2002Video GameDark Acolyte / Engineer / Old Obi-Wan (voice, as Darran Norris)
.hack//Mutation2002Video GamePiros (English version, voice)
Bagboy!2002TV ShortAlien official / clerk (voice)
Commander Cork2002TV SeriesNarrator / Colonel Stank / Galactic Ranger #1
Son of the Beach2002TV SeriesKaraoke Emcee
The Mark of Kri2002Video GameRongo / Additional Voices (voice)
.hack//Infection2002Video GamePiros (English version, voice)
Super Santa in Vegetation2002TV ShortNarrator / Reindeer / Corn (voice)
WXIII: Patlabor the Movie 32002Kiichi Goto (English version, voice, as Bob Thomas)
Xenosaga Episode I: Der Wille zur Macht2002Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
Spider-Man 2: Enter Electro2001Video GameShocker Sandman Abner Jenkins ... (voice)
The Little Polar Bear2001Brutus (English version, voice)
Time Squad2001TV SeriesWinston Churchill / Announcer / Phileander Knox / ...
SkyGunner2001Video GameVentre (English version, voice, uncredited)
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie2001Vincent Volaju (English version, voice)
Mon Colle Knights2001TV SeriesGabriolis, Redda (English version, voice)
Bastard!!1992-2001TV Mini-Series shortDark Schneider
In the Bedroom2001Red Sox Replay
Jason and the Heroes of Mount Olympus2001TV SeriesDracchus (voice)
Aa! Megamisama! The Movie2000Aoyama (voice, uncredited)
Call to Power II2000Video Game voice, as Darren Norris
Inviati speciali2000
Transformers: Car Robots2000TV SeriesHeavy Load
Spider-Man2000Video GameVenom Mysterio Scorpion ... (voice)
Ground Control2000Video GameSquad Voice / Dropship Voice #13 (voice, as Darren Norris)
Gate Keepers2000TV SeriesFiance (English version, voice, as James Penrod)
Rocket Power2000TV SeriesTelevision Reporter
Adventures in Odyssey: The Last Days of Eugene Meltsner2000Video short voice
Oh Yeah! Cartoons1998-2000TV SeriesCosmo Jorgen Dog #2 (segment "The Fairly OddParents: The Really Bad Day") ...
The Jersey1999TV SeriesCounselor
The Kid with X-ray Eyes1999VideoHarry Stamper
The Chimp Channel1999TV SeriesBrock Hammond / Announcer (voice)
Cowboy Bebop1998-1999TV SeriesAndy / Morgan
Becker1999TV SeriesMan
Billy Frankenstein1998George (as Daran W. Norris)
Bushido Blade 21998Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, as James Penrod)
El Hazard: The Alternative World1998TV SeriesAdditional Voices (English version, voice, as Aaron Weslee)
King's Quest VIII: Mask of Eternity1998Video GameIce Lord / King Graham / Weapon Seller Gnome (voice)
V.I.P.1998TV SeriesNarrator
The Souler Opposite1998Young Man 'Actor'
Super Adventure Team1998TV SeriesMaj. Landon West (voice, as James Penrod)
A Moment of Silence1998ShortMonk
Trigun1998TV Series voice, as Aaron Weslee
Invisible Dad1998VideoAndrew Baily
El Hazard: The Magnificent World 21997Video voice, as Rob Thomas
Fushigi Yûgi: The Mysterious Play - Reflections OAV 21997VideoTasuki (voice, as James Penrod)
Dilbert's Desktop Games1997Video GameTechno Bill / Cheesy Announcer / Fool Voices (voice)
Beauty and the Beast1997VideoBlue-Suited Ghost (voice, uncredited)
Fushigi Yûgi: Memories First OAV1996VideoTasuki (English version, voice, as James Penrod)
The Twisted Tales of Felix the Cat1995-1996TV SeriesVoices / Billion Bill
Black Jack: The Movie1996English version, voice, as Rob Thomas
Kidô senshi Gundam: Dai 08 MS shôtai1996TV SeriesAdditional Voices (English version, voice, as Weslee Aaron)
MADtv1995-1996TV SeriesWaiter / Passerby
Ninku the Movie1996ShortToji (English version, voice)
Rakusho! Hyper Doll1995VideoTodo (1996) (English version, voice, as Chris Baker)
Ghost in the Shell1995EEG Cyberneticist (voice, uncredited)
El Hazard: Wanderers1995TV SeriesAdditional Voices (voice, as Rob Thomas)
High Risk1995The Doctor (voice, uncredited)
Street Fighter II: V1995TV SeriesNarrator, Guile's Friend, Vice Cop, Bellhop, Doctor (English version, voice, as Rob Thomas)
Black Jack1993TV Mini-SeriesBlue Jacket Commander / GNN Commentator / Tokio Umetani
Yu Yu Hakusho: The Movie1993Short Additional Voices Media Blasters dub English version, voice
The Magic Voyage1992Additional Voices (voice)
Jaianto Robo: The Animation - Chikyuu ga Seishi Suru Hi1991VideoZangetsu the Mid-day (English version, voice, as Justin Shyder)
Doomed Megalopolis1991TV Mini-SeriesColleague 1 / Train Announcement (US 1993) (English version, voice)
Kidô senshi Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory1991TV SeriesAdditional voices (English version, voice, as Aaron Weslee)
Earth Angel1991TV MovieFlat Top
Vice Academy1989Laundromat John
Hobgoblins1988Club Scum M.C
Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis1988Astronomy Teacher (Streamline 1993) (English version, voice)
Jûichi-nin iru!1986Instructor 2 / Doctor (1996) (English version, voice, as Justin Shyder)
Fist of the North Star1985TV SeriesRei
Lupin the 3rd1977TV SeriesMarcel Daran, George Marshall, H. Von Myer (English version, voice)
Star Wars: The Old Republic - Knights of the Eternal Throne2016Video GameGault Rennow / Additional Voices (voice)
Victor & Valentino2016TV ShortBone Boys Mic / Hun (voice)
Documentary Now!2016TV Series
The Real O'Neals2016TV SeriesGame Show Host
Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything2016TV SeriesJefferson Landry
The Fairly OddParents2001-2016TV SeriesCosmo Dad Jorgen ...
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2016TV SeriesWingnut
Wander Over Yonder2015-2016TV SeriesMittens
The Loud House2016TV SeriesAnnouncer
iZombie2015-2016TV SeriesJohnny Frost
Idiotsitter2016TV Series
Mixels2015-2016TV SeriesTicketz / Amphipod / Incid #14 / ...
Star Wars: The Old Republic - Knights of the Fallen Empire2015Video GameGault Rennow / Additional Voices (voice)
Dog with a Blog2015TV SeriesColonel Fink
Wabbit: A Looney Tunes Production2015TV SeriesSir Littlechin
Turbo FAST2013-2015TV SeriesMel Shellman / Dr. Shellman
War Days2015ShortDad (voice)
Scooby Doo and the Beach Beastie2015Video shortKurt
T.U.F.F. Puppy2010-2015TV SeriesThe Chief Francisco The Chameleon ...
Star Wars: The Old Republic - Shadow of Revan2014Video GameGault Rennow / Colonel Darok (voice)
Play It Again, Dick2014TV SeriesCliff McCormack / Daran Norris
A Fairly Odd Summer2014TV MovieDad Cosmo - (voice)
American Dad!2005-2014TV SeriesJack Smith
Veronica Mars2014Cliff McCormack
Gekijouban Tiger & Bunny: The Rising2014Alexander Lloyds / Mario (English version, voice)
Raitoningu ritânzu: Fainaru fantajî XIII2013Video GameAdditional Voices (voice)
Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising2013TV MovieKnock Out (voice)
Transformers Prime2011-2013TV SeriesKnock Out Vehicon Trooper Vehicon Seeker #1
Big Time Rush2010-2013TV SeriesBuddha Bob
Teeef2013ShortThe Rabbit
Phineas and Ferb2012-2013TV Series
Star Wars: The Old Republic - Rise of the Hutt Cartel2013Video GameGault Rennow / Doctor Prahmin / ZAN-3L0 (voice)
Escape from Planet Earth2013Orientation Film Host (voice)
Transformers Prime: The Game2012Video GameKnock Out (voice)
Gekijouban Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning2012Alexander Lloyds Mario (English version, voice)
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes2012TV SeriesPolice Chief
Star Wars: The Old Republic2011Video GameGault Rennow / Additional Voices (voice)
Fainaru fantajî XIII-22011Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice)
Desperate Housewives2011TV SeriesPhil
WordGirl2009-2011TV SeriesSeymour Smooth / Nocan the Contrarian
Dan Vs.2011TV SeriesColby
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated2011TV SeriesSkipper's Brother
Fish Hooks2011TV SeriesScientist
Generator Rex2011TV SeriesCoach / Bully Jock
Iron Man2010TV SeriesEditor Nomura / SDF Officer
Handy Manny2010TV SeriesJack
Movies You May Have Missed2010TV SeriesBert Saxby
DC Super Friends2010Video shortBatman (voice)
DC Super Friends: The Joker's Playhouse2010Video shortBatman
Fainaru fantajî XIII2009Video GameCocoon Inhabitants (English version, voice, as Darren Norris)
The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack2008-2009TV SeriesDock Hag Captain Dashing Danny ...
Beyond All Boundaries2009Short1940s Newscaster (voice)
Ninja Gaiden Sigma 22009Video GameVolf (English version, voice)
Dynasty Warriors 6: Empires2009Video GameLu Meng (English version, voice, uncredited)
State of the Union2009TV SeriesLarry King
Party Down2009TV SeriesTony Carolla
The Replacements2006-2009TV SeriesDick Daring / Sloane Stone / Travel DVD Announcer / ...
Monsters vs. Aliens2009Video Game voice
The Spectacular Spider-Man2008-2009TV SeriesJ. Jonah Jameson John Jameson Colonel Jupiter
Imagination Movers2009TV SeriesCaptain Terrific
Bolt2008Louie (voice)
Kung Fu Panda: Legendary Warriors2008Video GameGorilla Boss / Yak Goon #1 (voice)
Spider-Man: Web of Shadows2008Video GameJ. Jonah Jameson (voice)
Gym Teacher: The Movie2008TV MovieAnnouncer
Ninja Gaiden II2008Video GameVolf (English version, voice)
Codename: Kids Next Door2002-2008TV SeriesCount Spankulot Joe Balooka Additional Voices ...
El Sonoma2008Janitor Smithson
Ben 10: Race Against Time2007TV MovieDiamondhead (voice)
Dynasty Warriors 62007Video GameLu Meng (English version, voice, uncredited)
Chowder2007TV SeriesBubble Gum Vendor / Screaming Vendor
Bee Movie Game2007Video GameHonex (voice)
Ace Combat 6: Fires of Liberation2007Video Game English version, voice, uncredited
Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction2007Video GameNarrator (voice)
Operation Darkness2007Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
Warriors Orochi2007Video GameLu Meng (English version, voice, uncredited)
Nicktoons: Attack of the Toybots2007Video GameCosmo Jorgen von Strangle (voice)
Gekijô-ban Naruto shippûden2007Moryo (English version, voice)
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide2004-2007TV SeriesGordy George Washington Cosmo
Veronica Mars2004-2007TV SeriesCliff McCormack
El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera2007TV SeriesPolice Chief Emiliano Suarez Emilano Emiliano Suarez, Judge
.hack//G.U. Vol.3//Redemption2007Video GamePiros the 3rd Grein Salvador Aihara ... (English version, voice)
Random! Cartoons2007TV SeriesConrad Conard
Loonatics Unleashed2006TV SeriesRalph Runner / Alien Dad
Resistance: Fall of Man2006Video Game voice
Nicktoons: Battle for Volcano Island2006Video GameCosmo (voice)
.hack//G.U. Vol.2//Reminisce2006Video GamePiros the 3rd Grein Salvador Aihara ... (English version, voice)
Project Sylpheed2006Video GameAdditional Voices (English version, voice, uncredited)
God Hand2006Video GameBelze / Great Sensei / Villains / ... (English version, voice)
The Life and Times of Juniper Lee2005-2006TV SeriesMr. Radcliff / Camel #2 / Steven the Sandman / ...


The Fairly OddParents2001-2005TV Series performer - 2 episodes
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring2002Video Game performer: "Tom Bombadil's Song"


The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina2002Video additional voice


By the Fans: The Making of the Veronica Mars Movie2014Video documentaryHimself - Actor, 'Cliff McCormack'
I Know That Voice2013DocumentaryHimself
Movies You May Have Missed2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
Hobgoblins: The Making of a DisasterPiece2009Video documentary shortHimself
Spider-Man: Re-Animated2009Video documentary shortHimself
Penn & Teller: Off the Deep End2005TV SpecialAnnouncer

Archive Footage

Big Time Rush2011-2012TV SeriesBuddha Bob
The Spectacular Spider-Man: Attack of the Lizard2008VideoJ. Jonah Jameson
Digimon: Digital Monsters2003TV SeriesMercurymon


Won Awards

2014BTVA Special/DVD Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Theatrical ShortTransformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predacons Rising (2013)

Nominated Awards

2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role - Action/DramaTransformers Prime (2010)
2014BTVA Anime Dub Television/OVA Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in an Anime Television Series/OVATiger & Bunny (2011)
2014BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/DramaTransformers Prime (2010)
2013BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Male Vocal Performance in a Television Series in a Supporting Role - Action/DramaTransformers Prime (2010)
2013BTVA Television Voice Acting AwardBehind the Voice Actors AwardsBest Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series - Action/DramaTransformers Prime (2010)
2012AnnieAnnie AwardsVoice Acting in a Television ProductionThe Fairly OddParents (2001)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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