Lloyd Sherr, also known professionally as Max Raphael, is an American actor and voice actor best known as the narrator for the History Channel television series Modern Marvels.

He provides additional voices for Star vs. the Forces of Evil, including the human-faced cat in "Freeze Day".


Sherr has been credited in many forms of media, most notably as the narrator of the History Channel's Modern Marvels, for which his voice has become a History Channel trademark. Sherr has also narrated other History Channel series such as Command Decisions, Engineering Disasters, and Dogfights.

In television, Sherr performed the roles of Vathek in W.I.T.C.H., Jibolba in the Nickelodeon series Tak and the Power of Juju (TV series)|Tak and the Power of Juju, Everett in Back at the Barnyard, Father in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and the narrator in Wikipedia:Random! Cartoons. Sherr is also the current voice of Fillmore in the Cars franchise, replacing George Carlin.

In video games, Sherr provided the voices for Cronos in God of War II, bounty-hunter Calo Nord in Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Diego in Gothic 3, Kip Darling in Ratchet & Clank Future: A Crack in Time, Captain Hale in Diablo III, and various characters in EverQuest II. He also reprised his role as Fillmore in Cars 2: The Video Game and Disney Infinity.


  • Sherr's stage name is a combination of his children's names, Max and Raphael.

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