Real Name: Raphael

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, Donatello, Leonardo (brothers)

Aliases: Rafe

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: In the first movie Josh Pais was Raphael's voice, Laurie Faso replaced him for the second movie, and Tim Kelleher the third; Kenn Scott was the body of Raphael in the first two movies, with Matt Hill playing the role in the third. Rob Paulsen was the first voice of Raphael for the original cartoon, with Michael Gough replacing him; Hiroyuki Shibamoto was the voice in the Japanese anime, and Frank Frankson in the latest cartoon. In the live action TV series, Mitchell A. Lee Yuen was in the suit and Matt Hill supplied the voice.

Contributors to this page: Thanks to Ed Arthur for additional information.


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