Real Name: Donatello
Identity/Class: Mutated turtle
Occupation: Ninja adventurer
Affiliations: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; Splinter; Casey Jones; April; The Savage Dragon
Enemies: Shredder; The Foot
Known Relatives: Splinter (adopted father); Michaelangelo, Raphael, Leonardo (brothers)
Base of Operations: New York City
First Appearance: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (Mirage Studios, 1984)
Comments: Created by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird
Nationality of creators: U.S.A.
Country of original publication/appearance: U.S.A.
Appearances and variations in other countries: None known
Original Media: Comics
Other Media: Live Action Cinematic Movies
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (retitled as Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles in the U.K.) from 1997 to 1995
Mutant Turtles: Chôjin densetsu hen (Mutant Turtles: Superman Legend), a Japanese OVA (straight to video anime) in 1996
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in 2003 to date
Live Action Television
Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation from 1997 to 1998
Played by: Corey Feldman voiced Donatello in the first and third Turtle movies, with Adam Carl taking the part in the second; Leif Tilden wore the suit for the first two movies, and was replaced by Jim Raposa in the last. Barry Gordon was the voice of Donatello for the original cartoon, Hidenari Ugaki was the voice in the Japanese anime, and Sam Riegel in the latest cartoon. In the live action TV series, Richard Yee was in the suit and Jason Gray-Stanford supplied the voice.
Contributors to this page: Thanks to Ed Arthur for additional information.
Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.
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