Legendary voice actor Peter Spellos, known for his iconic role as Sky-Byte in Transformers: Robots in Disguise, lost his battle with pancreatic cancer on Sunday.
With a career spanning decades in both animation and live-action roles, Leagendary actor Spellos transformed the entertainment industry before fans’ very eyes.
For 39 epic episodes, Spellos brought the cunning Decepticon Seacon Sky-Byte to life. His unforgettable voice performance captivated comic con audiences worldwide. Beyond voice acting, Spellos also dazzled on the big screen in blockbusters like Men in Black II, where he electrified as Motorman.
Additionally, the star electrified television audiences with his heartfelt portrayal of Gus on the beloved NBC series American Dreams.
Throughout his decades-long, award-winning career, Spellos pushed boundaries and broke barriers in the entertainment industry. Despite health struggles, the icon supported pancreatic cancer research until his final days. Spellos survived by his loving brother James, who recalls the legend’s indomitable spirit and passion for entertaining fans.
James reveals Legendary actor Peter Spellos will be memorialized via an online tribute for his global legion of devoted supporters. As Hollywood mourns the loss of its pioneering transformers star, Spellos’ electric legacy and inspiring story of triumph over adversity will live on forever in the hearts of fans everywhere.