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.

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Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron (2007)

When Hellboy, Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapien are assigned to investigate the ghost-infested mansion of a publicity-hound billionaire, they uncover a plot to resurrect a beautiful yet monstrous vampire from Professor Bruttenholm’s past. But before they can stop her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tad Stones  •  Victor Cook
CAST:  Ron Perlman  •  Selma Blair  •  John Hurt  •  Doug Jones

When Hellboy, Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapien are assigned to investigate the ghost-infested mansion of a publicity-hound billionaire, they uncover a plot to resurrect a beautiful yet monstrous vampire from Professor Bruttenholm’s past. But before they can stop her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tad Stones  •  Victor Cook
CAST:  Ron Perlman  •  Selma Blair  •  John Hurt  •  Doug Jones

TMNT (2007)

After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Struggling to keep them together, their rat sensei, Splinter, becomes worried when strange things begin to brew in New York City.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Munroe
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Chris Evans  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Mako

After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Struggling to keep them together, their rat sensei, Splinter, becomes worried when strange things begin to brew in New York City.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Munroe
CAST:  Laurence Fishburne  •  Chris Evans  •  Sarah Michelle Gellar  •  Mako

Ultimate Avengers: The Movie (2006)

When a nuclear missile was fired at Washington in 1945, Captain America managed to detonate it in the upper atmosphere. But then he fell miles into the icy depths of the North Atlantic, where he remained lost for over sixty years. But now, with the world facing the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven E. Gordon  •  Curt Geda  •  Bob Richardson
CAST:  Justin Gross  •  Grey DeLisle  •  Michael Massee  •  Olivia d'Abo

When a nuclear missile was fired at Washington in 1945, Captain America managed to detonate it in the upper atmosphere. But then he fell miles into the icy depths of the North Atlantic, where he remained lost for over sixty years. But now, with the world facing the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Steven E. Gordon  •  Curt Geda  •  Bob Richardson
CAST:  Justin Gross  •  Grey DeLisle  •  Michael Massee  •  Olivia d'Abo

The Animatrix (2003)

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Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and the conflict between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chung  •  Andrew R. Jones  •  Shinichiro Watanabe  •  Yoshiaki Kawajiri  •  Takeshi Koike  •  Mahiro Maeda  •  Koji Morimoto
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Clayton Watson  •  Pamela Adlon

Straight from the creators of the groundbreaking Matrix trilogy, this collection of short animated films from the world's leading anime directors fuses computer graphics and Japanese anime to provide the background of the Matrix universe and the conflict between ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Chung  •  Andrew R. Jones  •  Shinichiro Watanabe  •  Yoshiaki Kawajiri  •  Takeshi Koike  •  Mahiro Maeda  •  Koji Morimoto
CAST:  Keanu Reeves  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Clayton Watson  •  Pamela Adlon

Atlantis: Milo's Return (2003)

Milo and Kida reunite with their friends to investigate strange occurances around the world that seem to have links to the secrets of Atlantis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tad Stones  •  Victor Cook  •  Toby Shelton
CAST:  James Arnold Taylor  •  Cree Summer  •  Jacqueline Obradors  •  John Mahoney

Milo and Kida reunite with their friends to investigate strange occurances around the world that seem to have links to the secrets of Atlantis.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tad Stones  •  Victor Cook  •  Toby Shelton
CAST:  James Arnold Taylor  •  Cree Summer  •  Jacqueline Obradors  •  John Mahoney

Foodfight! (2012)

The evil Brand X joins a supermarket that becomes a city after closing time.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasanoff
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Wayne Brady  •  Hilary Duff  •  Eva Longoria

The evil Brand X joins a supermarket that becomes a city after closing time.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lawrence Kasanoff
CAST:  Charlie Sheen  •  Wayne Brady  •  Hilary Duff  •  Eva Longoria

A Detective Story (2003)

A private detective is hired to find the elusive computer hacker "Trinity." Part of the Animatrix collection of animated shorts in the Matrix universe.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shinichiro Watanabe
CAST:  James Arnold Taylor  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Matt McKenzie  •  Terrence 'T.C.' Carson

A private detective is hired to find the elusive computer hacker "Trinity." Part of the Animatrix collection of animated shorts in the Matrix universe.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shinichiro Watanabe
CAST:  James Arnold Taylor  •  Carrie-Anne Moss  •  Matt McKenzie  •  Terrence 'T.C.' Carson

I Know That Voice (2014)

Filmmaker Lawrence Shapiro discusses voice-over acting with the talented people behind the characters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lawrence Shapiro
CAST:  Kevin Conroy  •  Charlie Adler  •  Jim Cummings  •  Pamela Adlon

Filmmaker Lawrence Shapiro discusses voice-over acting with the talented people behind the characters.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lawrence Shapiro
CAST:  Kevin Conroy  •  Charlie Adler  •  Jim Cummings  •  Pamela Adlon

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

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Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Harrison Ford  •  Anthony Daniels

Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Carrie Fisher  •  Harrison Ford  •  Anthony Daniels

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012)

Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Oliva
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  Ariel Winter  •  David Selby  •  Wade Williams

Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Oliva
CAST:  Peter Weller  •  Ariel Winter  •  David Selby  •  Wade Williams

Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011)

As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Oliva  •  Lauren Montgomery  •  Christopher Berkeley
CAST:  Nathan Fillion  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Elisabeth Moss  •  Kelly Hu

As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jay Oliva  •  Lauren Montgomery  •  Christopher Berkeley
CAST:  Nathan Fillion  •  Jason Isaacs  •  Elisabeth Moss  •  Kelly Hu

War of the Worlds: Goliath (2012)

Fifteen years have passed since the Martians’ first failed invasion of Earth. The year is 1914, and at the eve of World War I, Mars launches a sudden and more devastating second attack. A small defense force, A.R.E.S., is Earth’s only hope. The giant A.R.E.S. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Pearson
CAST:  Beau Billingslea  •  Jim Byrnes  •  Tony Eusoff  •  Elizabeth Gracen

Fifteen years have passed since the Martians’ first failed invasion of Earth. The year is 1914, and at the eve of World War I, Mars launches a sudden and more devastating second attack. A small defense force, A.R.E.S., is Earth’s only hope. The giant A.R.E.S. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joe Pearson
CAST:  Beau Billingslea  •  Jim Byrnes  •  Tony Eusoff  •  Elizabeth Gracen

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DIRECTION:  Terry Izumi
CAST:  Mark Hamill  •  Billy West  •  Daran Norris  •  James Arnold Taylor

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)

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Set between Episode II and III, The Clone Wars is the first computer animated Star Wars film. Anakin and Obi Wan must find out who kidnapped Jabba the Hutt's son and return him safely. The Separatists will try anything to stop them and ruin any chance of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dave Filoni
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christopher Lee  •  Anthony Daniels  •  James Arnold Taylor

Set between Episode II and III, The Clone Wars is the first computer animated Star Wars film. Anakin and Obi Wan must find out who kidnapped Jabba the Hutt's son and return him safely. The Separatists will try anything to stop them and ruin any chance of a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dave Filoni
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christopher Lee  •  Anthony Daniels  •  James Arnold Taylor

Gnomes and Trolls: The Secret Chamber (2008)

Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in charge of his own forest. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Rhodin
CAST:  Elizabeth Daily  •  Greg Berg  •  James Arnold Taylor  •  André Sogliuzzo

Junior, a teenage gnome, wants nothing more than to invent gizmos and gadgets in his tree-house laboratory. But Junior's old school father, Jalle, the head gnome of the forest, would prefer his son follow in his footsteps and one day be in charge of his own forest. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Rhodin
CAST:  Elizabeth Daily  •  Greg Berg  •  James Arnold Taylor  •  André Sogliuzzo

The Drawn Together Movie: The Movie! (2010)

When the mystery-solving musician Foxxy Love notices she and her fellow housemates can curse without being bleeped—something they've never been able to do before—she realizes their show has been canceled. Determined to get back on the air, the gang travels to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Franklin
CAST:  Adam Carolla  •  Abbey DiGregorio  •  Jess Harnell  •  Jack Plotnick

When the mystery-solving musician Foxxy Love notices she and her fellow housemates can curse without being bleeped—something they've never been able to do before—she realizes their show has been canceled. Determined to get back on the air, the gang travels to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Greg Franklin
CAST:  Adam Carolla  •  Abbey DiGregorio  •  Jess Harnell  •  Jack Plotnick

The Second Renaissance Part II (2003)

The battle for Earth turns against the humans, despite their infamous desperate act of blackening the skies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mahiro Maeda
CAST:  Julia Fletcher  •  Dane A. Davis  •  Debi Derryberry  •  Jill Talley

The battle for Earth turns against the humans, despite their infamous desperate act of blackening the skies.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mahiro Maeda
CAST:  Julia Fletcher  •  Dane A. Davis  •  Debi Derryberry  •  Jill Talley

The Second Renaissance Part I (2003)

Tells the early history of how conflict began between the humans and machines. Part 1 of 2.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mahiro Maeda
CAST:  Julia Fletcher  •  Dane A. Davis  •  Debi Derryberry  •  Jill Talley

Tells the early history of how conflict began between the humans and machines. Part 1 of 2.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mahiro Maeda
CAST:  Julia Fletcher  •  Dane A. Davis  •  Debi Derryberry  •  Jill Talley

Bionicle: The Legend Reborn (2009)

Once the ruler of an entire universe, the Great Spirit Mata Nui finds himself cast out of his own body, his spirit trapped inside the fabled Mask of Life, hurtling through space. After landing on the far-away planet of Bara Magna, the mask creates a new body for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Baldo
CAST:  Jeff Bennett  •  Dee Bradley Baker  •  Jim Cummings  •  Michael Dorn

Once the ruler of an entire universe, the Great Spirit Mata Nui finds himself cast out of his own body, his spirit trapped inside the fabled Mask of Life, hurtling through space. After landing on the far-away planet of Bara Magna, the mask creates a new body for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Baldo
CAST:  Jeff Bennett  •  Dee Bradley Baker  •  Jim Cummings  •  Michael Dorn

Van Helsing: The London Assignment (2004)

It tells of the events before the film, in which monster hunter Gabriel Van Helsing travels to London to investigate a series of horrific, and decidedly supernatural murders, being committed by the mad scientist Dr. Jekyll, in the form of his evil alter-ego, Mr. Hyde.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sharon Bridgeman
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  David Wenham  •  Grey DeLisle

It tells of the events before the film, in which monster hunter Gabriel Van Helsing travels to London to investigate a series of horrific, and decidedly supernatural murders, being committed by the mad scientist Dr. Jekyll, in the form of his evil alter-ego, Mr. Hyde.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sharon Bridgeman
CAST:  Hugh Jackman  •  Robbie Coltrane  •  David Wenham  •  Grey DeLisle
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