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Voltaire

Biography

French Enlightenment article writer, historian, and philosopher who became known for his wit and his pointed sociable critique. His well-known function, Candide, satirized French nobility as well as the chapel. He researched Greek and Latin at the faculty Louis-le-Grand, but remaining school to go after a career like a article writer. He subsequently had written a satirical poem about the Duke of Orleans that led to his almost year-long imprisonment in the Bastille. His subversive French functions helped spur the American Trend. He and his four old siblings were the kids of the Parisian lawyer. He used the name Voltaire in 1718. He was extremely influenced from the functions of William Shakespeare.

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
1Teaches at SVA, and is writing a new album [March 2003]
2He also is an animation teacher at the School of Visual Arts, teaching Stop-motion Animation.
3Voltaire 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 VelociPastor2018post-productionAltair
Dead West2016completedSug White
H. Beam Piper's He Walked Around the Horses2017TV MovieCount Von Berchtenwald (as Voltaire)
Model Hunger2016Verrill
Maybe Sunshine2016TV SeriesThe Vampire (as Voltaire) / The Vampire
American Murder Song2016TV SeriesUnwed Henry (2016)
ABCs of Death 22014Pirate (segment "N")
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2006Video GameThe Meteor (singing voice, as Voltaire)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2002TV SeriesThe Meteor
Ed's Next Move1996Brush with Happiness Guy (as Voltaire)

Animation Department

Animation Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro2011Short animator - as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis2010Short animator
Transrexia2008Short animator
X-Mess Detritus2008Short animator - as Voltaire
Celebrity Deathmatch1999-2002TV Series animator - 2 episodes
Smoke Alarm: The Unfiltered Truth About Cigarettes1996TV Short documentary animator - as Voltaire
Joe's Apartment1996animator - as Voltaire
Rakthavira1994Short animator - as Voltaire
Transrexia1993Short animator - as Voltaire

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro2011Short as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis2010Short
Transrexia2008Short
X-Mess Detritus2008Short as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed2000TV Series as Voltaire
Rakthavira1994Short as Voltaire
Transrexia1993Short as Voltaire

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Goth Cruise2008Documentary "Cannibal Buffet" / performer: "Cannibal Buffet"
100 Tears2007performer: "When You're Evil"
Billy & Mandy's Big Boogey Adventure2007TV Movie as Voltaire, "Land of the Dead"
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy2006Video Game performer: "BRAINS!" / writer: "BRAINS!"
The Grim Adventures of Billy & MandyTV Series performer - 1 episode, 2002 writer - 1 episode, 2002

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Odokuro2011Short as Voltaire
DemiUrge Emesis2010Short
Transrexia2008Short
X-Mess Detritus2008Short written by - as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed2000TV Series as Voltaire
Rakthavira1994Short as Voltaire

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Death of Rasputin2016Short executive producer
DemiUrge Emesis2010Short producer
X-Mess Detritus2008Short producer - as Voltaire
Rakthavira1994Short producer - as Voltaire
Transrexia1993Short producer - as Voltaire

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Maybe Sunshine2016TV Series 1 episode
DemiUrge Emesis2010Short as Voltaire
The Breakup2010/IShort as Voltaire
Chi-Chian: The Black Seed2000TV Series as Voltaire

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The League of S.T.E.A.M.2014-2015TV Series music by - 2 episodes
I Heart Monster Movies2012Documentary soundtrack music - as Voltaire

Production Designer

Production Designer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Transrexia2008Short

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Transrexia2008Short publicist

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ladykiller: The Making of Dead West2017DocumentaryHimself
I Heart Monster Movies2012DocumentaryHimself (as Voltaire)
Oddities2011TV SeriesHimself
Four Days at Dragon*Con2010TV Movie documentaryHimself (as Voltaire)
Goth Cruise2008DocumentaryHimself (as Voltaire)
Biography2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Sex, Lies & Superheroes2003DocumentaryHimself (as Voltaire)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2012Festival PrizeLouisville Fright Night Film FestBest Animated FilmOdokuro (2011)
2011Best AnimationDragon*Con Independent Film FestivalBest Animated FilmOdokuro (2011)
2011Best of ...Dragon*Con Independent Film FestivalAnimated SurrealismOdokuro (2011)


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