Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Super Friends Series 1973-1986: Where are They Now?

Last updated/expanded August 28, 2016.  Info derived from imdb. Only roles 2014 and later still being tracked. * = new addition.  + = previously listed with a later show on this list. All known actors noted.
Now divided into the various shows making up the Super Friends continuity; only the most interesting roles (including all comic book characters) noted.

Super Friends (1973-1974)
Sherry Alberoni (Wendy): last known acting role in 1984.
Norman Alden (Aquaman, Green Arrow, Plastic Man): died in 2012.
Danny Dark (Superman): Died in 2004.
Shannon Farnon (Wonder Woman, Martha Kent, Lara): in The Outfield (2015), Breathe (2015); Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel (nd) in post-production.
Casey Kasem (Robin, Jor-El): died in 2014; as Self: Entertainment Tonight (1 episode 2014).
Ted Knight (Narrator, Flash): died in 1986.
Olan Soule (Batman, Jonathan Kent): Died in 1994.
Frank Welker (Marvin/Wonder Dog): in Scooby-Doo! And WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon (2016), Lego Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood (2016), Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! (23 episodes 2015-2016), Wander Over Yonder (1 episode 2016), Lego Marvel's Avengers (2016 video game), Open Season: Scared Silly (2015), The Adventures of Puss in Boots (1 episode 2015), LEGO Scooby-Doo! Knight Time Terror (2015), Transformers: Devastation (2015 video game), Lego Dimensions (2015 video game), Lego Scooby-Doo (3 episodes 2015), Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery (2015), Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle (2015), Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. (1 episode 2015), Scooby Doo and the Beach Beastie (2015), Curious George (11 episodes 2014-2015), Scooby-Doo! Moon Monster Madness (2015), World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor (2014 video game), The Simpsons (1 episode 2014), Big Hero 6 (2014), Scooby-Doo! Frankencreepy (2014), Transformers Universe (2014 video game), Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014), Scooby-Doo! Ghastly Goals (2014), Robot Chicken (2 episodes 2014), Avengers Assemble (1 episode 2014), Scooby-Doo! WrestleMania Mystery (2014), Bubble Guppies (1 episode 2014), Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (1 episode 2014), Stan Lee's Mighty 7 (2014); Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) filming.
John Stephenson (various): died in 2015.

The All –New Super Friends Hour (1977-1978)
Norman Alden (Aquaman), Danny Dark (Superman), Shannon Farnon (Wonder Woman, Rima, Hawkgirl), Casey Kasem (Robin), Olan Soule (Batman): see Super Friends 1973.
Michael Bell (Zan, Gleek): in Transformers: Rescue Bots (5 episodes 2015-2016), Transformers: Devastation (2015 video game), Toy Soldier (2015), Community (2014).
Louise Williams (Jayna): last known acting role in 1990.
William Woodson (Narrator): last known acting role in 2009.
Jack Angel (Hawkman, Samurai, Flash): in Clarence (1 episode 2015), Noah (2014).
Michael Rye (Green Lantern): died in 2012.
Wally Burr (Atom): last known acting role in 2007 (video game), 2001 (non-video game), as Self in 2009.
Ted Cassidy (Crag): died in 1979.
Regis Cordic (Apache Chief): died in 1999.
Buster Jones (Black Vulcan): died in 2014.
* Jane Jones (?): no other known acting roles.
* Joyce Mancini (?): no known subsequent acting roles.
* Chuck McClennan (?): no known subsequent acting roles.
Richard Paul (Gentleman Ghost): died in 1998.
* Barney Phillips (?): died in 1982
+ Kathy Garver (?): in BNow! (2 episodes 2016), Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 20th Anniversary Edition (2014 video game), 1954 Alcatraz (2014), A Blank Slate (2014), Mom, Murder & Me (2014), The Comeback Kids (1 episode 2014); Unleashed (2016) in post-production; The Executive (nd; also Associate Producer) filming; Sold (2015; also Producer), Heaven with a Gun (2016), Mitch, Jennifer and Molly, a Los Angeles Story (2017), Christmas on Maple Street (2017; also Producer) in pre-production; as Producer, pre-production: Medusa (2016); as Self: Oprah: Where Are They Now? (1 episode 2016), Doctor Spine (2015) as Self:, post-production: Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel.

Challenge of the Superfriends (1978-1979):
Jack Angel (Hawkman, Samurai, Flash), Michael Bell (Riddler, Zan, Gleek, Young Lex Luthor), Ted Cassidy (Brainiac, Black Manta), Buster Jones (Black Vulcan), Michael Rye (Green Lantern), Louise Williams (Jayna, Aphrodite, Young Giganta), William Woodson (Narrator, Perry White, Captain Nemo): see All-New Super Friends Hour 1977.
Danny Dark (Superman, Commissioner James Gordon, Superboy), Shannon Farnon (Wonder Woman), Casey Kasem (Robin, JLA Computer), Olan Soule (Batman), Frank Welker (Toyman): see Super Friends 1973.
Marlene Aragon (Cheetah): last known acting role in 1988.
Lewis Bailey (?): last known acting role in 1983 (1980-1983 Super Friends series).
William Callaway (Aquaman, Bizarro, Alfred Pennyworth): last known acting role in 1996.
Melanie Chartoff (?): in Switched at Birth (1 episode 2015); Alexander IRL (2016) in post-production; as Director: Extraordinary Faith (2 episodes 2014, 2 as Producer).
Henry Corden (?): died in 2005.
Al Fann (Young Apache Chief): last known acting role in 2004.
Ruth Forman (Giganta): last known acting role in 2005 (also Writer), as Self in 2007.
Bob Hastings (?): died in 2014.
Bob Holt (?): died in 1985.
Stan Jones (Lex Luthor, Opening Narration, Jonathan Kent, Jor-El, Sinbad): died in 1998.
Don Messick (Scarecrow): died in 1997.
Vic Perrin (Sinestro): died in 1989.
Renny Roker (?): last known acting role in 1999 but Technopolis (2015) completed; as Writer/Executive Producer, pre-production: Patches (unknown episodes 2014).
Stanley Ralph Ross (Gorilla Grodd): died in 2000.
Dick Ryal (Captain Cold, Hall of Doom Computer, Abin Sur): last known acting role in 1981.
Jimmy Weldon (Solomon Grundy): in The 7D (1 episode 2015); last previous known acting role in 1993.

The World’s Greatest Super Friends (1979-1980)
Shannon Farnon (Wonder Woman), Danny Dark (Superman), Casey Kasem (Robin), Olan Soule (Batman), Frank Welker (Mister Mxyzptlk): see Super Friends 1973.
William Callaway (Aquaman), Stan Jones (Lex Luthor): see Challenge of the Superfriends 1978.
Michael Bell (Zan, Gleek), Louise Williams (Jayna), William Woodson (Narrator): see All-New Super Friends Hour 1977.

Super Friends (1980-1983)
Danny Dark (Superman), Olan Soule (Batman), Casey Kasem (Robin), Shannon Farnon (Wonder Woman, Lois Lane), Frank Welker (Mister Mxyzptlk): see Super Friends 1973.
Michael Bell (Zan, Gleek, Riddler), Louise Williams (Jayna), Jack Angel (Hawkman, Samurai, Flash), Michael Rye (Apache Chief, Green Lantern), Buster Jones (Black Vulcan), Wally Burr (Atom), William Woodson (Narrator), Kathy Garver (Hawkgirl): see All-New Super Friends Hour 1977.
William Callaway (Aquaman), Stanley Ralph Ross (Brainiac, Gorilla Grodd), Stan Jones (Lex Luthor), Vic Perrin (Sinestro), Jimmy Weldon (Solomon Grundy), Lewis Bailey (various), Melanie Chartoff (various): see Challenge of the Superfriends 1978.
Fernando Escandon (El Dorado): last known acting role in 2010.
Jerry Dexter (Superboy): died in 2013.
Joan Gerber (Giganta): died in 2011.
* Arthur Burghardt (Head of Volti): last known acting role in 2010 video game, 2006 non-video game.
Nicholas Guest (Jor-El): in Guest Appearances (3 episodes 2016), Madam Secretary (1 episode 2016), Sleepy Hollow (2 episodes 2015), Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015), Penguins of Madagascar (2014), Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (2014 video game), Nightmare Code (2014), Big Hero 6 (2014), The Fault in Our Stars (2014), Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014); Before the Border (2015), Guest Appearances (2016), Guest Appearances : Lydia Might Be a Lesbian (2016) completed; as ADR, various: Fantastic Four (2015), Home (2015), Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014).
John Hostetter (Bizarro): last known acting role in 2006.
Erv Immerman (Bat-Computer): died in 2007.

Super Friends: The Lost Episodes (unaired season intended for 1983-1984)
No imdb credits found but likely very similar to above

Super Friends: The Legendary Super Powers Show (1984-1985)
Note: While William Callaway is credited as Aquaman, the character actually appears unvoiced in the opening credits only and is thus not listed below.
Danny Dark (Superman), Casey Kasem (Robin), Frank Welker (Darkseid, Kalibak, Mister Mxyzptlk), Olan Soule (Professor Martin Stein): see Super Friends 1973.
Michael Rye (Apache Chief, Green Lantern), Jack Angel (Samurai), Michael Bell (Zan, Gleek, Riddler), Buster Jones (Black Vulcan), William Woodson (Additional Voices): see All-New Super Friends Hour 1977.
Fernando Escandon (El Dorado), * Arthur Burghardt (Additional Voices): see Super Friends 1980
Stan Jones (Lex Luthor), Stanley Ralph Ross (Brainiac): see Challenge of the Superfriends 1978.
James Avery (Mirror Master): died in 2013; in Da Jammies (1 episode 2015), Wish I Was Here (2014); as Self: Turtle Power: The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014); as Self, post-production: Directors on Directing 2: The Story of the Storytellers (2008).
* Gregg Berger (Additional Voices): in Transformers: Robots in Disguise (1 episode 2016), Riley's First Date? (2015), Transformers: Devastation (2015 video game), Skylanders: SuperChargers (2015 video game), Inside Out (2015), World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor (2014 video game), Skylanders: Trap Team (2014), Star Wars: The Clone Wars (1 episode 2014), Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (3 episodes 2014), Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (2014 video game); Sing (2016) completed.
* Howard Caine (Additional Voices): died in 1993.
Constance Cawlfield (Wonder Woman): last known acting role in 1986.
* Pat Fraley (Additional Voices): in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1 episode 2016), Skylanders: SuperChargers (2015 video game), The Snow Queen 2 (2014), WWE Slam City (3 episodes 2014), The Boxtrolls (2014), The Little Painter (2014), The Legend of Korra (1 episode 2014); as Loop Group: The Lego Movie (2014); as Self: VO Buzz Weekly (1 episode 2016), Actors Entertainment (1 episode 2014), Turtle Power: The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014).
* Liz Georges (Additional Voices): last known acting role in 2009.
Mary McDonald-Lewis (Lois Lane): in Intruder (2016), Archer (7 episodes 2016), Deep Dark (2015), Community (1 episode 2014); as Dialect Coach: Green Room (2015) ; as Dialect Coach, completed: Runestone: Sizzle Reel (1 episode 2015); as Key Dialect Coach, post-production: Max & Me (2017).
* Mickie McGowan (Additional Voices): in Minions (2015), Inside Out (2015) (both also ADR Voice Casting); Sing (2016; also ADR Voice Casting) completed; as ADR Voice Casting: The Secret Life of Pets (2016), Party Central (2014).
Mark L. Taylor (Firestorm): in Transformers: Rescue Bots (1 episode 2016), The Middle (1 episode 2015); as Director: Flip and Glib... And the Theory of Everything (6 episodes 2014-2015).
* Dick Tufeld (Announcer): died in 2012.
Adam West (Batman): in Family Guy (22 episodes 2014-2016), The Big Bang Theory (1 episode 2016), Moonbeam City (1 episode 2015), Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (3 episodes 2015), Batman: Arkham Knight (2015 video game), Scooby Doo and the Beach Beastie (2015), Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014 video game); Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders (2016) completed; as Self: Jay Leno's Garage (1 episode 2016), Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship (2015), Comic Book Men (1 episode 2015), Electric Playground (4 episodes 2014), Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014 video game), Huffpost Live (1 episode 2014), The Playboy Morning Show (1 episode 2014), My Music: '65-'67 Rock Rewind (2014), Na Na Na Batman (2014), Hangin with Batman (2014), Bats of the Round Table (2014), Batmania Born (2014), Holy Memorabilia Batman! (2014).
B.J. Ward (Jayna): in Curious George (1 episode 2014); as Self, post-production: The Gordon Hunt Documentary Project (2014).
Rene Auberjonois (Desaad): in Blood Stripe (2016), Madam Secretary (2 episodes 2016), Certain Women (2016), Skylanders: SuperChargers (2015 video game), Avengers Assemble (2 episodes 2015), This is Happening (2015), Buddy: Tech Detective (2015), The Librarians (1 episode 2015), Ben 10: Omniverse (1 episode 2014), Masters of Sex (1 episode 2014), Planes, Fire & Rescue (2014), Wander Over Yonder (1 episode 2014), Warehouse 13 (1 episode 2014); Cortex (2016) in post-production; The Circuit (2016) in pre-production; as Self: From the Mouths of Babes (unknown episodes 2016), Home & Family (1 episode 2015).

The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians (1985-1986):
Note: Sources conflict on whether Olan Soule or Ken Sansom played Martin Stein this season.
Casey Kasem (Robin), Danny Dark (Superman, Bizarro #1), Frank Welker (Darkseid, Kalibak, Joker, Ace, Mister Mxyzptlk): see Super Friends 1973.
Adam West (Batman), B.J. Ward (Wonder Woman), Mark L. Taylor (Firestorm), Rene Auberjonois (Desaad), * Dick Tuffled (Announcer): see Super Friends: The Legendary Super Powers Show 1984
Jack Angel (Flash, Hawkman, Samurai), Michael Rye (Green Lantern, Joe Chill), William Woodson (Additional Voices): see All-New Super Friends Hour 1977.
Stanley Ralph Ross (Brainiac), William Callaway (Aquaman), Stan Jones (Lex Luthor): see Challenge of the Superfriends 1978.
Ernie Hudson (Cyborg): in Grace and Frankie (7 episodes 2015-2017), Spaceman (2016), Ghostbusters (2016), God's Not Dead 2 (2016), Modern Family (1 episode 2016), Batman: Bad Blood (2016), Robot Chicken (1 episode 2016), The Man in the Silo (2016), Four Kings (2 episodes 2016) Gallows Road (2015), To Hell and Back (2015), Once Upon a Time (1 episode 2015), Delores & Jermaine (2015), Hot in Cleveland (1 episode 2014), Key and Peele (1 episode 2014), Merry Ex-Mas (2014), Franklin & Bash (2 episodes 2014), You're Not You (2014), Scorpion (1 episode 2014), The Lottery (1 episode 2014), Rizzoli & Isles (1 episode 2014), The Grim Sleeper (2014), Touched (2014), Haunted Hathaways (1 episode 2014), The Millers (1 episode 2014), The Last Song (2014), American Storage (1 episode 2014), Living the Dream (2014); Heaven Sent (2016) completed; High and Outside (2017), Wizardmen (2017), Twin Peaks (1 episode 2017), in post-production; Graves (3 episodes 2016), A.P.B. (1 episode 2016) in pre-production; Mr. Beebee (nd) announced; as Executive Producer, pre-production: The Deaf Kid (2017); as Self: Ghostheads (2016), Home & Family (1 episode 2016), Extra (1 episode 2016), Unsung Hollywood (1 episode 2016), Celebrity Family Feud (1 episode 2016), Jimmy Kimmel Live! (1 episode 2016), Entertainment Tonight (1 episode 2016), Red Eye w/Greg Gutfeld (1 episode 2016), Hollywood Today Live (1 episode 2016), The 24th Annual Movieguide Awards (2016), The 3rd Annual Geekie Awards (2015), IMDb on the Scene (1 episode 2015), Gallows Road: The Path to Gallows Road (2015), Where Have All the Fathers Gone (2015), The View (1 episode 2015), Today (1 episode 2015), Art of the Interview (1 episode 2015), Comic Book Men (1 episode 2014), That Hashtag Show (1 episode 2014), Better (1 episode 2014), Surviving Leviathan with Ernie Hudson (2014), Fashionably Nerdy Geek Chic TV (1 episode 2014), Showing Up (2014); as Self, post-production: Cleanin' Up the Town: Remembering Ghostbusters (2016), Horror Icon: Inside Michael's Mask with Tony Moran (2016).
* Joe Baker (Additional Voices): died in 2001.
Steve Bulen (Teenage Bruce Wayne): last known acting role in 2008.
Peter Cullen (Felix Faust): in Transformers: Rescue Bots (14 episodes 2014-2016), Transformers: Robots in Disguise (14 episodes 2015-2016), Transformers: Devastation (2015 video game), Transformers Universe (2014 video game), Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark (2014 video game), Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014); Transformers: The Last Knight (2017) filming; as Self: Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition (1 episode 2014), Made in Hollywood (1 episode 2014), Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards 2014 (2014).
* Robert DoQui (Additional Voices): died in 2008.
Patti Glick (Young Bruce Wayne): no known subsequent acting roles.
Arlene Golonka (Sarah Simms, Queen): last known acting role in 2005; as Self, post-production: Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age (2016).
Darryl Hickman (Steve Trevor): last known acting role in 1999; as Self: Tab Hunter Confidential (2015); as Self, filming: What Ever Happened to Norma Jeane? (2017).
Jerry Houser (Jack): last known acting role in 2006, as Producer in 2008.
Paul Kirby (Thomas Wayne): last known acting role in 2012.
Lucy Lee (Martha Wayne): last known acting role in 1985.
* Sidney Miller (Additional Voices): died in 2004.
* Haunani Minn (Additional Voices): died in 2014.
Lynne Moody (Ten): last known acting role in 2009; as Self: Actors Entertainment (1 episode 2015).
Robert Morse (Commissioner Gordon, Penguin): in The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story (6 episodes 2016), Animals (1 episode 2016), Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie (2016), Sofia the First (2 episodes 2014-2015), Mad Men (8 episodes 2014-2015), The Legend of Korra (1 episode 2014); as Self: The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards (2014); as Self, post-production: The Gordon Hunt Documentary Project (nd), Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age (2016); as Self, filming: Broadway: The Next Generation (2018).
Ken Samson (Professor Martin Stein): died in 2012; in Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (5 episodes 2014)
Andre Stojka (Alfred Pennyworth, Scarecrow): last known acting role in 2012.
Eugene Wiliams (King): died in 2002.

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