, of the brothers Dobson (himself, Michael, and Brian), is an accomplished Canadian voice actor, one of the many who work with Ocean Group, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Paul is frequently cast in one of two roles: a brilliantly cunning, evil villain, or a thuggish strong guy. He also plays characters that provide some sense of comic relief, usually a minion of some kind of relatively small size like Myoga on InuYasha'.
Arguably, Paul's most notable role as a villainous character would be Naraku from InuYasha
, with the manipulative Sideways from Transformers: Armada
and the vicious dark-hunter Nidhiki from Bionicle 2: Legends of Metru Nui
as close seconds. As the tough guy, he is recognized as the elder Enzo Matrix from ReBoot
, and the unstoppable Juggernaut from X-Men Evolution
. His prominent comedic roles are Myoga from InuYasha
, and Howdy from Hamtaro
, as well as Happosai from Ranma ½
. He commonly acts alongside his brothers, such as during the hit Bionicle movies B2 and B3, in which he also played Toa Whenua (a strong-guy character), as well as during Ranma 1/2
. He is currently playing Doctor Doom in the new Fantastic Four animated series and is slated to play Graham Aker in Gundam 00 when it appears on SCI FI in November 2008.