Ronald Perlman (born April 13, 1950) is an American actor. His credits include the roles of Amoukar

in Quest for Fire (1981), Salvatore in The Name of the Rose (1986),

Vincent in the television series Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990),

for which he won a Golden Globe Award, One in The City of Lost Children (1995),

Johner in Alien Resurrection (1997), Hellboy in both Hellboy (2004) and its sequel Hellboy:

The Golden Army (2008), Clay Morrow on the television series Sons of Anarchy (2008–2013),

and Nino in Drive (2011). erlman is also known as a collaborator of Hellboy director Guillermo del Toro,

having roles in the del Toro films Cronos (1993), Blade II (2002),

Pacific Rim (2013) and Nightmare Alley (2021). His voice-over work includes the narrator of the post-

apocalyptic game series Fallout (1997–present), Clayface in the DC Animated Universe,

apocalyptic game series Fallout (1997–present), Clayface in the DC Animated Universe,

Slade in Teen Titans (2003–2006), Mr. Lancer in Danny Phantom (2004–2007),

Slade in Teen Titans (2003–2006), Mr. Lancer in Danny Phantom (2004–2007),

Lord Hood in the video games Halo 2 (2004) and Halo 3 (2007),

the Stabbington brothers in Tangled (2010), The Lich in Adventure Time (2011–2017),

Xibalba in The Book of Life (2014) and Optimus Primal in both Transformers:

Power of the Primes (2018) and the forthcoming Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (2023).

Ronald Perlmanwas born on April 13, 1950 in Washington Heights, New York City. His mother,

Dorothy (née Rosen; 1921–2018), was a municipal employee, and his father,

His family is Jewish, originally from Hungary and Poland, and Perlman had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.