The one who lent his voice to Homer Simpson in French for 27 years has made his last breath.
Hubert Gagnon lost his battle with cancer at his home in Longueuil, on Sunday, confirmed that two former colleagues voice actors of the Simpsons.
“It’s a big loss, said in a telephone interview Johanne Léveillé, who gives her voice to Bart Simpsons. We will miss it tremendously. It was so someone good, nice and end”
Thiéry Dubé, who was replaced in 2018 for the 28th season of the Simpsons due to his illness, has also touted the great heart of his mentor.
“It is a model. It is an actor of exceptional, he said on the phone. He’s someone irreplaceable.”
Mr. Dubé pointed out that Hubert Gagnon doubled the lead actors is very known in Quebec as Robert De Niro and Mel Gibson.
Hubert Gagnon had also been on the big screen, especially in the children’s series The Oraliens, very popular in the late 1960s and in the 1970s. He embodied the character of Picabo.