David Kaye (born David V. Hope on October 14, 1964) is a Canadian voice actor. Some of his more popular roles include Professor X from X-Men Evolution, Treize Khushrenada from Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, and Sesshomaru from InuYasha. He's also voiced a certain Decepticon several times. Yeeessssss... He voiced Shocksquatch in Generator Rex, and reprises him in Ben 10: Omniverse, along with voicing Heatblast, Cannonbolt, Gravattack, Swampfire, Khyber, and Sunder.
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Theft of the Golden Disk
- He is the only voice actor who has voiced both Optimus Prime and Megatron as regular roles.
- When originally auditioning for Beast Wars, Kaye originally read for the role of Optimus Primal while Gary Chalk read for the sinister Megatron.
- He voices two Transformers whose alt modes are Tyrannosaurus rex: Megatron and Grimlock.
- Transformers Animated Optimus Prime's human form seems to be modeled after him.