Danny Jacobs is an Emmy® award winning voice over artist best known for voicing King Julien in The Penguins of Madagascar, both the tv series and the Feature film, and in All Hail King Julien & All Hail King Julien:Exiled for Dreamworks/Netflix. He provided vocals as King Julien on the Soundtrack of Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.
Danny received a BFA in Musical Theatre, at the University of Arizona. From there he went on to focus on professional theatre playing varied roles in dozens of AEA productions in Detroit and eventually all over the country. During this time Danny began to do commercial voice over work including campaigns for Bissell, Ford Dealers, KFC and many others. After moving to Los Angeles, while pursuing film and TV work, he found his way into animation voice over and realized that that is really where he belonged.
Other notable tv roles include Pinky’s Dad and various other roles in Pinky Malinky for Nickelodeon, Admiral Watson in Miles From Tomorrowland for Disney Jr., Ram and Yeppau in Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures for Disney and Pizza and various other roles in Apple & Onion for Cartoon Network.
More notable roles in the gaming world include Victor Zsasz in Batman: Arkham Asylum, Hank Pym in Marvel’s Avengers and Hyman Roth in The Godfather II.
Danny has a passion for working with students and passing on all the experience and knowledge he has collected over the years, helping each student strive toward maximizing their full potential while learning to love the process.