Mike Nawrocki

Mike Nawrocki

Mike Nawrocki is a multi-faceted voice actor who co-created and stars in the numerous incarnations of the computer-animated series "VeggieTales." Nawrocki's "Larry the Cucumber" was introduced in the 1993 video "VeggieTales: Where's God When I'm S-Scared?," and the character has starred in dozens of videos since. Larry's child-friendly sidekicks include Bob the Tomato and Junior Asparagus. Nawrocki's hand is omnipresent in "VeggieTales" productions, with numerous writing and directing credits, even editing and composing for a couple of episodes in addition to providing the starring voice. Other characters he's voiced have included Jerry Gourd and Jean Claude Pea. Big Idea Productions has been behind the "VeggieTales" franchise from the beginning, and Nawrocki eventually rose to the position of vice president in charge of creative development. His Colombian wife, Lisa, also got into the act, providing translations of episodes for the Spanish-speaking market.