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S3E1 -- Join us we dive into the mind of legendary voice actor Vic Mignogna as he takes us on a journey from Dragon Ballz to the starship enterprise.
Follow Vic Mignogna https://www.facebook.com/vicmignogna https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vic_Mignogna https://twitter.com/vicmignogna?lang=en https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0586003/ https://www.vicsworld.net/ https://www.twitch.tv/realvicmignogna https://www.youtube.com/c/StarTrekContinues Mignogna was born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, to Barb Myers. He graduated from Liberty University with a degree in television and film production,and taught English and speech at Trinity Christian Academy in Jacksonville, Florida. Mignogna helped produce and arrange some of the songs on DC Talk's eponymous first album. He was a summer seasonal officer with the Ocean City Police Department. In 1990, Mignogna moved to Houston, Texas, where he was a film and video production instructor at The Art Institute of Houston. In 1993, he was a contestant on American television talent show Star Search, on which he sang "Worth Waiting For". While working in video production with John Gremillion in Houston, Mignogna got involved in voice acting at ADV Films. He made his debut as Vega in the video game-based anime series Street Fighter II V. Mignogna started attending anime conventions, where he contacted Funimation and landed the voice role of Broly in the Dragon Ball Z movies, as well as Dragon Ball Super: Broly. In 2007, the American Anime Awards presented Mignogna with an award for Best Actor for his work on Fullmetal Alchemist.He often gains attention for his role in Alchemist, and he at one point attended between 15 to 25 conventions per year. One of Mignogna's career goals was "to record at all of the major places where dubbing is done". He said he was "the first ADV voice actor to record at Funimation in Dallas and then I was the first to go to New York". He has also recorded in Los Angeles; he tried out for Bleach and received the part of Ikkaku Madarame. In non-anime productions, he voiced Qrow Branwen in Rooster Teeth's web series RWBY.
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