Mel Winkler (October 23, 1941 – June 11, 2020) was an American actor, voice actor, stage performer, and dancer, perhaps best known as the voice of Aku Aku in the Crash Bandicoot video games, from Crash Bandicoot: Warped to Crash Twinsanity. What is your reaction? Winkler died in his sleep on June 11, 2020. I wanted to make this in honor of Mel Winkler the voice actor of Aku Aku from Crash Bandicoot. He played the voice of Aku Aku, a character that helps Crash and his friends defeat the forces of evil. Il conserve le même rôle tout au long du mode Aventure de Crash Team Racing. Michael Ensign as Doctor Nefarious Tropy, a henchman and old friend of Uka Uka and the self-proclaimed master of time. The World: The Game - Complete Edition, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake. Crash Bandicoot Aku Aku voice actor Mel Winkler has passed away last night in his sleep. Though he mostly takes on minor live-action roles, such as Melvin in Doc Hollywood, he is probably best known as the voice of the guardian mask Aku Aku in the Crash Bandicoot series, Lucius Fox in The New Batman Adventures and Johnny Snowman in the TV series Oswald. 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He voiced the guardian mask Aku Aku in the Crash Bandicoot series of video games in the early 2000s. As a voice actor, Winkler played Lucius Fox in The New Batman Adventures (1997) and Johnny Snowman in Oswald (2001). Welcome to this Crash Bandicoot one-shot! The original Crash Bandicoot Aku Aku voice actor Mel Winkler has passed away at the age of 78 on Thursday, June 11, 2020. Rest easy Mel Winkler. Born in St Louis, Winkler is survived by sons Maury and Mark; and four granddaughters. Crash Bandicoot and Spyro are owned by Activision Crash Bandicoot : La Vengeance de Cortex (Crash Bandicoot 4: Sakuretsu!Majin Power! Menu. The cause of his death is unknown. Though Winkler mostly appeared in minor live-action roles, such as Melvin in Doc Hollywood, he was best known as the voice of the guardian mask Aku Aku in the Crash Bandicoot series, Lucius Fox in The New Batman Adventures and Johnny Snowman in the TV series Oswald. Mel Winkler (October 23, 1941 – June 11, 2020) was an American actor. bluefirekid 3 months ago #2. Crash Team Racing (1999 Video Game) Aku Aku. Movies . The Crash Bandicoot video games were his only roles in the medium. RIP Mel Winkler who had voiced Aku Aku from Crash Bandicoot: Warped to Crash Twinsanity, lending his voice to Aku Aku also in CTR, CNK and Wrath of Cortex. He was born in St. Louis, Missouri.He was known for his voice role of Aku Aku in Crash Bandicoot.He also voiced Lucius Fox in The New Batman Adventures.He starred as Melvin in the 1991 comedy Doc Hollywood.. Winkler died on June 11, 2020 in Los Angeles, aged 78.. References au Japon et Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex aux États-Unis) est un jeu vidéo de plates-formes développé par Traveller's Tales et édité par Universal Interactive Studios sur Xbox, Gamecube et PlayStation 2 en 2001.Il s'agit du sixième jeu de la série Crash Bandicoot. Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled; Mel Winkler: The Original Voice Actor for Aku Aku has passed away. Though Winkler mostly appeared in minor live-action roles, such as Melvin in Doc Hollywood,[2] In 1978, he appeared in a two show Anything Goes as Lord Evelyn Oakleigh & West Side Story as Action. Now to the picture. He was an actor, known for Doc Hollywood (1991), Crash Bandicoot: Warped (1998) and Devil in a Blue Dress (1995). In 1969, Winkler began a tap dancing career in Anything Goes. Dedicated to Mel Winkler. Winkler was born in St. Louis, Missouri on October 23, 1941. On the 11th of June 2020, the actor, Mel Winkler passed away in his sleep. I'm a huge fan of the series, owning almost all of the games that have come out so far (apart from the two remastered), and this fanfic is a tribute to Mel Winkler, Aku Aku's voice actor from Crash Bandicoot 3 Warped to Crash Twinsanity. He was 78. Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight. As a voice actor, Winkler played Lucius Fox in The New Batman Adventures (1997) and Johnny Snowman in Oswald (2001). Crash Bandicoot, Aku Aku and Coco travel through time to stop Dr. Cortex and Aku Aku's evil twin brother Uka Uka from enslaving Earth. Superman: The Animated Series (1996 TV … Crash Bandicoot, Aku Aku and Coco travel through time to stop Dr. Cortex and Aku Aku's evil twin brother Uka Uka from enslaving Earth. ALSO: Everything revealed in the PS5 reveal stream. Welcome to the new GameRevolution community platform. [1] The video game Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time is dedicated to his memory. Mel Winkler was born on October 23, 1941 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Melvin R. Winkler. Mel Winkler (October 23, 1941 – June 11, 2020)[1] was an American actor, voice actor, stage performer, and dancer, perhaps best known as the voice of Aku Aku in the Crash Bandicoot video games, from Crash Bandicoot: Warped to Crash Twinsanity. The New Batman Adventures (1997 TV Show) Lucius Fox. Actor Mel Winkler, known for his work across film, TV, theater and voice acting, died in his sleep on Thursday of unknown causes. Directors: Andrew S. Gavin, Jason Rubin | Stars: Clancy Brown, Brendan O'Brien, Haruna Ikezawa, Mel Winkler Votes: 2,105 Gamers, however, will best recognize him as the Crash Bandicoot Aku Aku voice actor. was an American actor. Crash Bandicoot, Aku Aku and Coco travel through time to stop Dr. Cortex and Aku Aku's evil twin brother Uka Uka from enslaving Earth. Crash Bandicoot: Warped (1998 Video Game) Aku Aku . We've recently moved from Disqus to Spot.IM. He was a great voice actor of Aku-Aku in Crash Bandicoot games in the past. monitoring_string = "9825918b2b361fb0e003f4935ce18ae6", PC / PS4 / PS5 / Xbox One / Xbox Series X, Scott Pilgrim vs. Winkler died peacefully in his sleep of unknown causes at his home in Hollywood, his family announced. Voix : Mel Winkler (VO) À l'origine, ce modèle a été créé pour les versions japonaises de Crash 2 et 3, dans lesquelles il apparait chaque fois que l'on trouve un masque pour donner un conseil au joueur. Sonictiger99 3 months ago #1. User Info: Sonictiger99. He died in his sleep last week at the age of 78. Directors: Andrew S. Gavin, Jason Rubin | Stars: Clancy Brown, Brendan O'Brien, Haruna Ikezawa, Mel Winkler Votes: 2,063 Directed by Andrew S. Gavin, Jason Rubin. He was 78. The original voice actor of Aku Aku from Crash Bandicoot back in the late 1990s, Mel Winkler had sadly passed away. Mel Winkler is a voice actor known for voicing Aku Aku, Lucius Fox, and Johnny Snowman. Oswald (2001 TV Show) Johnny Snowman. In 2004, he appeared in The Tap Dance Kid as Dipsey. Winkler was born in St. Louis, Missouri on October 23, 1941.[1]. Winkler lent his voice acting talents to a number of animated series in the late 90s and early 2000s including The New Batman Adventures and Superman: The Animated Series. Affiliate Disclosure: Evolve Media LLC, and its owned and operated websites may receive a small commission from the proceeds of any product(s) sold through affiliate and direct partner links. With Clancy Brown, Brendan O'Brien, Haruna Ikezawa, Mel Winkler. Winkler is survived by his children Maury and Mark Winkler and four granddaughters. We will miss you Mel Winker. Crash Bandicoot: The Wrath of Cortex (2001 Video Game) Aku Aku. TV Shows. His first appearance was in Crash Bandicoot: Warped in 1998. Melvin R. 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