We were so sad to hear that Christine Cavanough passed away on Dec. 22, and if you grew up in the ’90s and early ’00s, then you feel our pain. The famous voice actor brought some of our all-time favorite characters to life!
Christine Cavanaugh tragically died from unknown causes on Dec. 22, TMZ first reported. And immediately after hearing the news, we became nostalgic, thinking about our favorite cartoon characters that she voiced throughout our childhoods. And some of them are quite iconic!
Christine Cavanough: Chuckie From ‘Rugrats’ & 4 More Of Her Iconic Characters
Take a look at some of Christine’s most famous roles below!
Chuckie Finster in Rugrats: Christine is best known as the voice behind the red-headed baby from the Nickelodeon cartoon series. When she retired from acting in 2001, was replaced by Nancy Cartwright, who voices Bart Simpson.
Dexter in Dexter’s Labratory: She was also the original voice of Dexter in this Cartoon Network series.
Babe in 1995’s Babe: Christine played the pig in the 1995 movie version of Babe!
Gosalyn Mallard in Darkwing Duck: In 1991, Christine voiced the title character’s adopted daughter on this Disney series.
Bunnie Rabbot in Sonic the Hedgehog: Christine also played Bunnie Rabbot in 1993.
Christine Cavanaugh Dead At 51 — ‘Rugrats’ Voice Actor Dies From Unknown Causes
Christine tragically died from unknown causes on Dec. 22.
The famous voice actor had no children of her own, but she’s survived by her goddaughter, Isabel Torres, according to her obituary in the Los Angeles Times.
Our thoughts continue to go out to Christine’s family and friends during this difficult time.
What do YOU think, HollywoodLifers? Which role of Christine’s was your favorite? Vote!
— Chris Rogers