Kevin Conroy (born November 30, 1955) is an American actor. Becoming a professional actor in the 1970s, Conroy has performed in numerous productions over the years, particularly in theatre.
Beginning with Batman: The Animated Series, Conroy lent his voice to the iconic character and hasn't looked back since. His performances as Batman are often lauded, especially the manner in which he is able to vocally portray Batman and Bruce Wayne as two different people. He would continue to play the role of the Dark Knight every time he appeared in the DC Animated Universe, a continuity which includes Superman: The Animated Series, Batman Beyond, Justice League as well as numerous Batman-related games. Conroy reprises his role in Batman: Gotham Knight, Superman/Batman: Public Enemies, Superman/Batman: Apocalypse, Batman: Arkham Asylum, Batman: Arkham City, Justice League: Doom, Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox* , Injustice: Gods Among Us, DC Universe Online, Batman: Assault on Arkham, and Justice League Action. Though he did not reprise his role as Batman in Arkham Asylum's prequel Batman: Arkham Originsnote , he did return for Arkham City's sequel, Batman: Arkham Knight.
"I am vengeance, I am the tropes, I AM BATMAN!"
- Badass Baritone: Why else do you think he works so perfectly as the voice of Batman?
- Everyone Went to School Together: His roommate at Julliard was Robin Williams, and Conroy was classmates with Kelsey Grammer and Christopher Reeve. Almost a crossover there...
- I Am Not Spock: Completely and totally averted. He makes no secret that he loves playing Batman and will take every opportunity to voice him that he can.
- Relationship Voice Actor: Kevin Conroy's Batman with Mark Hamill's Joker.