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Bob The Builder Voice Star “William Dufris” Passes Away at 62

He will always be remembered!

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And just like that, another prominent part of our childhood is no more among us. We heard on Wednesday that famous Bob The Builder Voice Actor, William Dufris has passed away. While details are yet to be made public, we know that his death was due to cancer.

A Hole in People’s Hearts!

News of William Dufris’ Death is a heartbreaking one, to say the least. While those close to him haven’t confirmed the exact details of his death yet, the 62-years old voice over artist was battling Cancer in the latter stage of his life. Unfortunately, on Tuesday, 24 March, he lost that battle.

William Dufris was the co-founder of Pocket Universe Productions (a company that produces audio dramas, animation, and games). The company’s twitter handle broke the news of Dufris’ death. The tweet read,

We are heartbroken to announce that the co-founder of
and the director of “EC Comics Presents… The Vault of Horror”, William Dufris, has died from cancer.

There is a hole in a lot of people’s hearts right now. We will have more to say later.

Bless you, Bill.

A Lasting Legacy!

William Dufris’ death can undoubtedly serve a significant blow to the entertainment industry in general. The Bob The Builder Voice Actor made a place in the heart of his shows’ audience.

Bob The Builder

He is mostly known for his stint on Bob The Builder (as the voice of Bob during the first nine seasons). Dufris also lent his voice to other projects such as “Rocky and the Dodos”, X”, “Angel Cop” etc.

He also helped establish a couple of audio production companies. In short, he has left behind a legacy many in the entertainment industry would strive to live up to. May he Rest in Eternal Peace.


Are you saddened to hear about the tragic passing of William Dufris? Did you watch any of his projects other than Bob The Builder? Let us know in the comments below.

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