The Lizard Debuts on "Spectacular Spider-Man"

Wed, March 12th, 2008 at 12:00am PDT

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CBR News Team, Editor

Kids' WB! has provided CBR News with the first official image of The Lizard as seen in the new animated series "The Spectacular Spider-Man." The Lizard will debut in the March 15 episode entitled "Natural Selection" on The CW network in America.

Popular animation and video game voiceover actor Dee Bradley Baker

provides the voice of Curt Connors/The Lizard. Baker's credits include

work on the hit shows "Avatar: The Last Airbender," "SpongeBob

SquarePants," "Ben 10," "The Fairly Oddparents" and hundreds of

episodes within other animated series. Of note: For the Activision

"Spider-Man" (2000) and "Spider-Man 2: Enter Electro" video games,

Baker provided the voice for The Lizard, as well as several other


In "Natural Selection," Peter Parker and Spider-Man both must learn to

own their choices when decisions made by Dr. Curt Connors transform

Pete's mentor into The Lizard. The episode is written by Matt Wayne

and directed by David Bullock.

For more on "The Spectacular Spider-Man," check out CBR's interview with the show's cast and crew.

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