Corey Burton, born as Corey Gregg Weinberg, is an American voice actor best known as the current voice of Captain Hook, Ludwig Von Drake, and many other characters for numerous Disney projects.

He voices the Monster Arm and the Lance Lance Revolution announcer in Star vs. the Forces of Evil.


Burton began his career at age 17 under the name Corey Weinman, with an imitation performance of voice actor Hans Conried for Disney. He studied radio acting with Daws Butler (Time for Beany, Merrie Melodies, Yogi Bear) for four years and went on to work with nearly all of the original Hollywood radio actors in classic-style radio dramas.

Burton provides the voice for Captain Hook and other characters in numerous Disney properties, Brainiac in the DC animated universe, several central characters for numerous Star Wars projects, Spike Witwicky and Shockwave in the Transformers universe, and the current voice of Gus the mouse in Cinderella. He has worked on numerous cartoon series for major networks such as Cartoon Network and has worked extensively with The Walt Disney Company and Disney theme parks.

For Star Wars, Burton voiced Count Dooku in Star Wars: Clone Wars, Star Wars: The Clone Wars and several Star Wars video games. For the Kingdom Hearts series, Burton most notably voices Master Yen Sid, and he took over the role of Ansem the Wise/DiZ after Christopher Lee passed away.

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