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Voltaire

Biography

Cuban-American musician that has built a name for himself performing music in a method which includes been become referred to as “dark cabaret.” Among his most widely known tracks can be “BRAINS!,” that was featured for the Toon Network series The Grim Escapades of Billy & Mandy. He shifted to NJ with his family members as a kid and became enamored with computer animation. At 17, he got employment functioning as an animator for Parker Brothers. Aside from his music profession, he has trained stop motion computer animation at the institution of Visible Arts in NEW YORK. His name can be Aurelio Voltaire Hernandez. He was wedded to a female called Jayme from 2008 to 2013. He includes a boy called Mars from a prior romantic relationship. His eighth record, Riding a Dark Unicorn Down the medial side of the Erupting Volcano While Consuming from a Chalice Filled up with the Laughter of SMALL KIDS, features cello efforts from Rasputina’s Melora Craeger.

Quick Facts


Full Name Voltaire
Date Of Birth January 25, 1967
Died May 30, 1778, Paris, France
Place Of Birth Cuba
Profession Rock Singer
Education Lycée Louis-le-Grand, University of Paris
Nationality French
Parents Marie Marguerite d'Aumart, François Arouet
Partner Émilie du Châtelet
Movies Candide, or the Optimist of the Twentieth Century
Star Sign Aquarius

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#Fact
1 Teaches at SVA, and is writing a new album [March 2003]
2 He also is an animation teacher at the School of Visual Arts, teaching Stop-motion Animation.
3 Voltaire is a touring musician. He has released over 7 CDs and is best known for his songs "Brains" and "Land of the Dead" from the Cartoon Network show, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy".


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The VelociPastor 2018 post-production Altair
Dead West 2016 completed Sug White
H. Beam Piper's He Walked Around the Horses 2017 TV Movie Count Von Berchtenwald (as Voltaire)
Model Hunger 2016 Verrill
Maybe Sunshine 2016 TV Series The Vampire (as Voltaire) / The Vampire
American Murder Song 2016 TV Series Unwed Henry (2016)
ABCs of Death 2 2014 Pirate (segment "N")
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy 2006 Video Game The Meteor (singing voice, as Voltaire)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy 2002 TV Series The Meteor
Ed's Next Move 1996 Brush with Happiness Guy (as Voltaire)

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro 2011 Short animator - as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis 2010 Short animator
Transrexia 2008 Short animator
X-Mess Detritus 2008 Short animator - as Voltaire
Celebrity Deathmatch 1999-2002 TV Series animator - 2 episodes
Smoke Alarm: The Unfiltered Truth About Cigarettes 1996 TV Short documentary animator - as Voltaire
Joe's Apartment 1996 animator - as Voltaire
Rakthavira 1994 Short animator - as Voltaire
Transrexia 1993 Short animator - as Voltaire

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro 2011 Short as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis 2010 Short
Transrexia 2008 Short
X-Mess Detritus 2008 Short as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed 2000 TV Series as Voltaire
Rakthavira 1994 Short as Voltaire
Transrexia 1993 Short as Voltaire

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Goth Cruise 2008 Documentary "Cannibal Buffet" / performer: "Cannibal Buffet"
100 Tears 2007 performer: "When You're Evil"
Billy & Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure 2007 TV Movie as Voltaire, "Land of the Dead"
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy 2006 Video Game performer: "BRAINS!" / writer: "BRAINS!"
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2002 writer - 1 episode, 2002

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro 2011 Short as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis 2010 Short
Transrexia 2008 Short
X-Mess Detritus 2008 Short written by - as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed 2000 TV Series as Voltaire
Rakthavira 1994 Short as Voltaire

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Death of Rasputin 2016 Short executive producer
DemiUrge Emesis 2010 Short producer
X-Mess Detritus 2008 Short producer - as Voltaire
Rakthavira 1994 Short producer - as Voltaire
Transrexia 1993 Short producer - as Voltaire

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Maybe Sunshine 2016 TV Series 1 episode
DemiUrge Emesis 2010 Short as Voltaire
The Breakup 2010/I Short as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed 2000 TV Series as Voltaire

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The League of S.T.E.A.M. 2014-2015 TV Series music by - 2 episodes
I Heart Monster Movies 2012 Documentary soundtrack music - as Voltaire

Production Designer

Production Designer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Transrexia 2008 Short

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Transrexia 2008 Short publicist

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ladykiller: The Making of Dead West 2017 Documentary Himself
I Heart Monster Movies 2012 Documentary Himself (as Voltaire)
Oddities 2011 TV Series Himself
Four Days at Dragon*Con 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself (as Voltaire)
Goth Cruise 2008 Documentary Himself (as Voltaire)
Biography 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
Sex, Lies & Superheroes 2003 Documentary Himself (as Voltaire)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012 Festival Prize Louisville Fright Night Film Fest Best Animated Film Odokuro (2011)
2011 Best Animation Dragon*Con Independent Film Festival Best Animated Film Odokuro (2011)
2011 Best of ... Dragon*Con Independent Film Festival Animated Surrealism Odokuro (2011)


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