Scott McNeil is an Australian-Canadian actor and voice actor, best known for his voice role in many animated franchises such as Dragon Ball Z, The Wacky World of Tex Avery, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, InuYasha, Fullmetal Alchemist and many more. He is one of the most renown voice-over actors in English and also worked in live action films as well.
The voice actor was born in 1962 in Brisbane, Australia. He has dual citizenship in Australia and Canada and belongs to white ethnicity. The actor was interested in animated works and desired to work in a similar field.
In 1966, his family migrated to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada when he was only four years old. Scott knew that people get paid for giving voice to the character after his trip to Disneyland.
Moreover, he also learned that the person who greeted the customers at the Haunted Mansion in Disneyland and the voice of Disney character Pillsbury Doughboy was the same, Paul Frees.
McNeil was interested in the theatrical show and attended Studio 58 for studying and after the completion of his study, he worked as an imposter for a short period of time.
In the late 1980s, Scott followed his way to voice acting and worked as a cast of G.I. Joe cartoon after being hired by the casting director.
Talking about his marital life, Scott is possibly single as of now. There are no rumors of him having a wife or past affairs.
The voice actor seems to be determined in focusing on his professional career as a voice actor and does not want to be involved in any kind of relationship.
As of July 2019, McNeil has an estimated net worth of $1 million however, the exact amount is currently unknown. The main source of his income is from voice acting in various animated shows.
According to PayScale, the average salary of a voice actor is $150 per hour and $40,000 per year. But Scott works in the popular shows for which he may have higher wages as compared to average.
The voice actor made his professional debut through the animated series The New Adventures of He-Man which broadcasted in the fall of 1990 where he lent his voice to different characters.
Likewise, he also played in Japanese anime Project A-Ko and lent his voice to three female characters. After the success in various animated films and series, he provided a voice to Waspinator, Dinobot, Rattrap, and Silverbolt of the film Highlander: The Series.
One of the popular shows McNeil worked was Dragon Ball Z where he gave his voice to Piccolo and different other characters. Similarly, he also appeared in several popular shows like Fullmetal Alchemist as Hohenheim of Light, InuYasha as Koga, Mobile Suit Gundam Wing as Duo Maxwell and many more.
Some of his movies are G.I. Joe: Sgt. Savage and His Screaming Eagles, Kong: King of Atlantis, Care Bears: To the Rescue and Ghost Patrol.
According to Scott, he got inspiration from the voice actors including, Maurice LaMarche, Mel Blanc, and Paul Frees. His last work was on the animated movie Panda vs Aliens as the role of Duke in 2019.
Scott McNeil is an Australian-Canadian voice actor, best known for Dragon Ball Z, Fullmetal Alchemist and Powerpuff Girls.
Scott McNeil stands at a tall height of 6 feet 1 inch.
His net worth of approximately $1 million.