March 28, 1957
A versatile actor and voice artist, Paul Eiding has over a hundred credits to his name, lending his voice to numerous animated projects and appearing in live action films and TV series. He began working on TV providing voices for "The Jetsons." Later he contributed satirical pieces to National Public Radio's "All Things Considered" and worked as a stage actor while making guest appearances on TV. One of his first regular jobs was providing voices for the animated show "The Littles," beginning in 1983. He made several appearances on the show "Trapper John, M.D.," and then in 1985 landed one of his most memorable roles as the voice of Perceptor on "The Transformers." Soon after, Eiding had a co-starring role on the short-lived sitcom "The Charmings," playing Don 'King of Carpets' Miller. For the next decade he made numerous live-action guest appearances and provided voices for a wide variety of animated series. He also was given a recurring role on the critically-acclaimed show "Picket Fences," playing Jason Steinberg for six episodes in 1994. In addition to his film and TV work, he also provided voices for many video games.