Neil Kaplan, the Voice of Optimus Prime, Is Coming to Hub City Comic Convention
Optimus Prime is coming to Lubbock. Well, his voice is.
Neil Kaplan is probably best known as Optimus Prime in the 2000-2002 "Transformers: Robots in Disguise" animated series. However, he's also voiced Madara Uchiha in Naruto: Shippuden and Emperor Zarkon in Voltron: Legendary Defender.
In video games, you've heard him in BioShock Infinite, Heroes of the Storm, League of Legends, Resident Evil: Revelations, StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty, among many others.
Recently, Kaplan voiced Hank in Netflix's wild original animated anthology, Love, Death & Robots.
This year's Hub City Comic Convention is gonna be epic. Besides all the fun activities like a Yandere Escape Room, Neko Neko Maid Cafe and a cosplay contest, the event's special guests have something for everyone.
WWE Hall of Famer Lita will be there, along with Lori Petty of Tank Girl and Orange Is the New Black fame. Anime fans will get to meet some of the biggest names in the biz, including voice actors Kristen McGuire, Elise Baughman, and Tiffany Volmer. We can't wait to see what else is in store.