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What’s Up, Doc?: Q&A with voice actor and Pitt alum Jeff Bergman

Jeff Bergman has voiced countless Looney Tunes characters since Mel Blanc’s death in 1989. Throughout his career, he has voiced many childhood favorite cartoons such as Fred Flintstone and Yogi Bear. Most recently, he voiced Bugs Bunny in “Space Jam: A New Legacy,” which came out this summer. Bergman talked...
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Jeff Bergman, The Man You’ve Heard, But Never Heard Of

Jeff Bergman is the voice actor behind some of the most iconic cartoon characters of all time. Most recently he has voiced Bugs Bunny in “Space Jam: A New Legacy” and Yogi Bear in the new “Jellystone!” series. He shares how he got into this unique profession and what his family thinks of his job.

How a college encounter led Jeff Bergman to Bugs Bunny and 'Space Jam' sequel

Jeff Bergman must have been feeling loony when he showed up unannounced at Mel Blanc’s hotel door. It was late March 1981, and Bergman was a University of Pittsburgh junior with dreams of becoming a professional voice-over artist. So when he found out Blanc, the original voice of Bugs Bunny and many other “Looney Tunes” characters, was performing at David Lawrence Hall, he jumped at the opportunity to attend.

'Space Jam: A New Legacy' Star Jeff Bergman Details Experience of Voicing Bugs Bunny (Exclusive)

LeBron James might be the star of Space Jam: A New Legacy, but Jeff Bergman has the most important role in the film. The 60-year old voice actor plays Bugs Bunny in Space Jam: A New Legacy, which hit theatres and HBO Max on Friday. recently caught up with Bergman, who was very surprised when he found out he was going to be voicing the iconic Looney Tunes character.