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Custard's Dave McCormack is the voice behind Bluey's dad Bandit

by Angel Nettleton (2020-07-19)


Dave McCormack of Aussie rock band Custard has been revealed as one of the voices behind the hit ABC cartoon series, Bluey.

1 year agoThe 51-year-old discussed his surprising role as the voice of Bluey's dad Bandit on ABC's News Breakfast on Tuesday.

The singer-songwriter said that he never expected the animated series to become such a hit.


















Wow! Dave McCormack (pictured) of Aussie rock band Custard has been revealed as one of the voices behind the hit ABC cartoon series, Bluey


'I thought it was gonna be like maybe a webisode, like a one off, because we only did one episode to start with,' he admitted.

'Now here we are, it's bigger than all of us!'






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He said that his two young daughters are big fans of the show and much prefer it to his work with indie rock legends Custard.

'They loved it, they're much more appreciative of this than any Custard stuff,' he said.

He added: 'Custard stuff, they're not into it.' 






Man behind the magic! Dave voices Bluey's dad Bandit (far right) on the popular ABC series


Dave also addressed the bizarre fact that Bandit has become a surprising hit with many grown women.

'I only play a very small part, I'm just the voice, I can't take credit for much more of his sex appeal than the voice,' he laughed.

Bluey currently airs in Australia on ABC and internationally on Disney Junior and Disney+.






Claim to fame: Before find popularity as the voice of Bluey's dad Bandit, Dave was best known for his work in the rock band Custard


The series has been a huge hit since premiering in 2018 and is currently the most watched program in the history of ABC's streaming service iView, with over 241 million streams to date.

Before find popularity as the voice of Bluey's dad Bandit, Dave was best known for 웹툰 추천 his work in the rock band Custard.

The band are best known for their 1999 album Loverama, which spawned the hit single Girls Like That (Don't Go For Guys Like Us).






Popular: Bluey has been a huge hit since premiering in 2018 and is currently the most watched program in the history of ABC's streaming service iView, with over 241 million streams to date




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