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)

Aliases: Don

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


Live Action Television

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.


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