Josh Petersdorf is a voice actor originally from the San Francisco Bay Area but has been a native to Los Angeles for 7 years. With a background consisting of acting , improv work, theater and a fan loved character resume, Josh is always up to new creative expressions and adventures that are full of excitement.
Josh is best known for his work as Roadhog in Overwatch, on Netflix as Director Ton in the English version of Aggretsuko. Jace Darkweaver, Maxwell Tyrosus and various others in World of Warcraft as well as various characters in Hearthstone and Starcraft II and Galio in League of Legends! He’s been featured on 2014’s Godzilla Blu-Ray Release as the narrator in the secret M.U.T.O. files additional scenes. He also voices Optimus Prime and Megatron at Universal Studios Hollywood and is also featured in AMC’s Walking Dead Attraction as well as The Sorting Hat in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter’s Nightime Light’s Event at Hogwarts. He has also performed as The Grinch in the annual Grinchmas event at Universal Studios Hollywood from 2012-2016.
Other projects he’s been featured in online include working with Geek and Sundry on Twitch.tv, as well as Project Alpha, Legendary Network and Wayland Productions. We’re Alive: Frontier and various guest appearances on both channel’s networks as well as his own large following on social media platforms and twitch.tv/optimus_slimed.
Not just limited to animation and improv work, Josh’s commerical resume of work includes Firestone Tires Shock Top, The Clorox Company, The San Diego Zoo and Dockers.