What 15 Of Your Favorite 90s Nickelodeon Cartoon Characters Look Like In Real Life


We all grew up with Tommy Pickles, Patti Mayonnaise and Patrick Star, but what do we know about the voices behind them? Voiceover actors like Tom Kenny and Kath Soucie were just as much a part of our childhoods as their most famous creations, and today we get to see the faces behind the characters.

However, the results can be a little mind-blowing. Who knew that Phoebe from Hey Arnold was crazy hot or that 52-year-old Tommy Pickles was a comely grandma? Prepare your brain and your childhood accordingly.

1. Arnold, from Hey Arnold

Voiced by: Toran Caudell

Also appears in: 7th Heaven (below)

2. Ren Hoek, From The Ren and Stimpy Show

Voiced by: John Kricfalusi

Also appears in: Weekend Pussy Hunt

3. Patrick Star, from Spongebob Squarepants

Voiced by: Bill Fagerbakke

Also appears in: Coach (below)

4. Helga Pataki, from Hey Arnold

Voiced by: Francesca Smith

Also appears in: TV’s Beethoven, The Amanda Show

5. Phil, Lil and Mrs. DeVille, from Rugrats

All voiced by: Kath Soucie

Also appears in: Futurama, Courage the Cowardly Dog, Jimmy Neutron

6. Gerald, from Hey Arnold

Voiced by: Jamil Walker Smith

Also appears in: Stargate SG-1 (below)

7. Rocko, from Rocko’s Modern Life

Voiced by: Carlos Alazraqui

Also appears in: Reno 911

8. Patti Mayonnaise, From Doug

Voiced by: Constance Shulman

Also appears in: Orange is the New Black, as Yoga Jones (below)

9. Phoebe, from Hey Arnold

Voiced by: Anndi McAfee

Also appears in: Touched by an Angel, Boy Meets World (below)

Note: Also check out her unintentionally hilarious website.

10. Skeeter, from Doug

Voiced by: Fred Newman

Also appears in: Gremlins

11. Doug Funnie, from Doug

Voiced by: Billy West

Also appears in: Ren and Stimpy (as Stimpy) and Futurama (as Fry)

12. Angelica Pickles, from Rugrats

Voiced by: Cheryl Chase

13. Spongebob, from Spongebob Squarepants

Voiced by: Tom Kenny

Also appears in: CatDog, Adventure Time, Futurama, ABC’s Happy Endings (as Tyler the racist parrot)

14. Chuckie Finster, from Rugrats

Voiced by: Christine Cavanaugh

Also appears in: E.R. and The X-Files (below)

15. Tommy Pickles, from Rugrats

Voiced by: Elizabeth (or E.G.) Daily

Also appears in: Valley Girl, Fame, Streets of Fire and Pee Wee’s Big Adventure, as Dottie (below)