->''"So, what's your favorite performance in a cartoon, or video game?"''
->''"Phil [=LaMarr=], as everyone ever."''

[[Film/PulpFiction Remember]] [[IJustShotMarvinInTheFace Marvin]]? Apparently he's still alive and is doing voice-acting now.

One of the original cast members on the sketch comedy series ''Series/{{MADtv}}'' (along with fellow voice actors, David Herman and Creator/NicoleSullivan[[note]]Alex Borstein is another ''MADtv'' cast member-turned-voice actor -- Borstein is Lois and her mother Babs on ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''-- but Borstein was a part of the second wave of cast members brought in on the show during its third season[[/note]]), Phillip "Phil" [=LaMarr=] (born January 24, 1967) is also known for his voice acting on the animated series ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' as Hermes Conrad and about a million minor recurring characters and background voices, ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock'' as Virgil "Static" Hawkins, the title character of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'', [[BrainInAJar Hector Con Carne]] in ''WesternAnimation/EvilConCarne'', Judge Brown and Blaccu-Weather meteorologist [[NoIndoorVoice Ollie Williams]] in ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'', GreenLantern John Stewart in ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and ''Justice League Unlimited'', Wilt in ''WesternAnimation/FostersHomeForImaginaryFriends'', Carver Descartes in ''WesternAnimation/TheWeekenders'', Reddas in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXII'', Jazz in ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated'', and Vamp in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2'' & ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid4GunsOfThePatriots 4]]''. And according to [[WebVideo/TheSpoonyExperiment one source]] "Evil UsefulNotes/BarackObama" in ''Make My Video C+C Music Factory''. He replaced Chris Rock's role, Film/OsmosisJones, from the film for the short-lived television series ''WesternAnimation/OzzyAndDrix''. He also had a minor role in ''Film/PulpFiction'', playing the character who was the TropeNamer for IJustShotMarvinInTheFace.

He has a very [[ManOfAThousandVoices versatile]] voice range.

On ''Series/{{MADtv}}'', his most popular recurring characters included Desperation Lee (a DirtyOldMan who hosted a 1970s public access show called ''Funky Walker, Dirty Talker''), Jaq (an over-enthusiastic delivery man for UPS expy UBS with a surfer dude accent), Savante (an R&B singer with more sex appeal than talent), and Rick (a CasanovaWannabe). His celebrity impressions on the show included Music/{{Prince}}, Moe Howard (on a ''Three Stooges'' parody that had Moe, Larry, and Curly as drug dealing gangsters[[note]]Larry and Curly were played by Debra Wilson and Orlando Jones, respectively[[/note]]), Spike Lee, Chris Rock, Sherman Helmsley (as George Jefferson from ''The Jeffersons''), Bill Maher (in so much white make-up that no one knew it was him), Billy Crystal (also in so much white make-up that it's impossible to tell it's him)[[note]][[HilariousInHindsight coincidentally, Billy Crystal when he was on "Saturday Night Live" played Sammy Davis, Jr., in so much black make-up that it was impossible to tell it was him]][[/note]], Chris Tucker, Music/MichaelJackson, and Louis Farrakhan.

!! Phil [=LaMarr=]'s roles include:
* Marvin from ''Film/PulpFiction''
* The title character of ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack''
* Hermes Conrad, Preacherbot, Ethan "Bubblegum" Tate, Dwight Conrad ([[TheOtherDarrin whenever]] Creator/BumperRobinson [[TheOtherDarrin is unavailable]]), and various others from ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' [[invoked]]
* Wilt, Jackie Khones, and Red from ''WesternAnimation/FostersHomeForImaginaryFriends''
* Franchise/GreenLantern John Stewart from ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' and ''Justice League Unlimited''
* Virgil "Static" Hawkins from ''WesternAnimation/StaticShock''
* Vamp in ''VideoGame/MetalGearSolid2'' & ''[[VideoGame/MetalGearSolid4GunsOfThePatriots 4]]''
* Ollie Williams and Judge Brown from ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy''
* Dracula, Irwin's [[CrossDressingVoices Granmama]], Irwin's Dad, and Judge Roy Spleen from ''WesternAnimation/TheGrimAdventuresOfBillyAndMandy'' [[invoked]]
* Hector Con Carne from ''WesternAnimation/EvilConCarne''
* Carver Descartes from ''WesternAnimation/TheWeekenders''
* Reddas from ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyXII''
* Osmosis Jones in ''WesternAnimation/OzzyAndDrix''
* Jazz from ''WesternAnimation/TransformersAnimated''
* Virgil "Bull" Sharkowski, Phineas Porpoise, and Endugu Elephant from ''WesternAnimation/MyGymPartnersAMonkey''
* Kotal Kahn from ''VideoGame/MortalKombatX''
* Jamie-O Johansen from ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold''
* Numbuh Infinity from ''WesternAnimation/CodenameKidsNextDoor''
* [[TheDanza Philly Phil]] from ''WesternAnimation/ClassOf3000'' [[invoked]]
* Bail Organa in ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsTheCloneWars'' and ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels''. Kit Fisto in the former too.
* Baxter Stockman in ''WesternAnimation/TeenageMutantNinjaTurtles2012''
* Gambit and Bolivar Trask in ''WesternAnimation/WolverineAndTheXMen''
* Kirk Langstrom in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanUnlimitedAnimalInstincts''
* Flurr, Chomly, and Tentro from ''WesternAnimation/{{Mixels}}''
* Ramza Beoulve from ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyTactics'' and ''[[VideoGame/DissidiaFinalFantasy2015 Dissidia Final Fantasy NT]]''
* Pangolier from ''VideoGame/DOTA2''
* Gabe, Carny, and many male characters on ''WesternAnimation/{{Kaijudo}}''
* Doc Magnus, Lucius Fox, and Killer Moth on ''WesternAnimation/DCSuperHeroGirls''
* Various incidental characters on ''Literature/CuriousGeorge''
* Rei Rei's husband on ''WesternAnimation/TheLionGuard''
* Mr. Goodsie the food critic on ''WesternAnimation/VampirinaBallerina''
* Doctor Spectrum on ''WesternAnimation/AvengersAssemble''
* ''WesternAnimation/UltimateSpiderMan''
* CreatorBacklash: He's made no secret of his disappointment with ''Series/MadTV'' giving up it's ambitions to be the "alternative" ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'' as early as it's second season to become "diet ''SNL''" instead.
* IAmNotSpock: Subverted. He has no problem being referred to as WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack because it was his favorite character to play (he's often joked that it was also [[TheSilentBob the easiest]]).
* OneOfUs: Is a self-proclaimed bookworm and a lifelong fan of ''Franchise/StarWars'' and Marvel/DC comics.
* WrittenByCastMember: He wrote the ''WesternAnimation/EvilConCarne'' episode "Hector, King Of The Britons".