Hollywood voice actor is vocal about God

Hollywood voice actor is vocal about God

Voice actor James Arnold Taylor is behind the vocals for some of Hollywood’s most iconic figures – but he says God turned the day his voice disappeared into one of the best of his life.

Taylor (pictured above with Star Wars characters C-3PO and R2-D2) has provided speech for the likes of Obi Wan Kenobi in the animated Star Wars series, Fred Flintstone and Leonardo the Ninja turtle.

With his voice being his livelihood, to have it vanish was shocking.

“I was in full bore in those productions,” Taylor told CBN. “And I woke up one day and I had no voice.”

There was black mould in the family home, so he had blood tests.

“There were six different types of mould in my bloodstream, one of them being black mould, Stachybotrys, which is the very dangerous one. I had been having everything from brain fog, memory loss, all these things, but particularly my voice was going.

“I remember very vividly that day – February 13, 2005 – and the doctor says, ‘You got to stop speaking.’ And I said, ‘God, God, please don’t let this be the worst day of my life.’”


Read the whole story in the May 2024 issue of New Life Newspaper.

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