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If You Love Zuko From Avatar: The Last Airbender, Here Are 19 Roles You Might Have Heard Dante Basco's Voice In

His voice do make me feel some type of way tho πŸ₯΄

We all know and love Prince Zuko in Avatar: The Last Airbender.

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And if you don't, then uhhhhh....

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HIGHLY recommend watching this show if you haven't because the storyline is *chef's kiss* πŸ™Œ.

Prince Zuko was voiced by this wonderful human being, Dante Basco.

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Dante Basco has played so many roles that defined my childhood. Every time I hear his voice, this pops up in my head:

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So if you miss hearing his voice in the Avatar series, here are 19 more characters he played!

1. Rufio in Hook

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Of course, I gotta put this ABSOLUTELY ICONIC character here! Some people grew up with Rufio, some people grew up with Zuko. BOTH ARE IMMACULATE.

The Triple Mohawk. The Leather Jacket. The CROP TOP. Absolutely *chef's kiss.*

I love boys in crop tops πŸ₯΅

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Rufio comes in at 2:14, you're welcome. (You can also check out his book, From Rufio to Zuko, for $11!)

2. The Try Guys '90s Boyband Music Video Challenge

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Watch as Basco reprises his role as Rufio from Hook in this '90s boyband challenge he did with the Try Guys back in 2017!

3. Jake Long in American Dragon: Jake Long

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Basco plays the role of Jake Long, a teenager in New York trying to balance his life as an adolescent and his responsibilities of being the American Dragon.

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And the theme song is truly a BOP.

4. Nerdy Kid in The Goofy Movie

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Oh to be Stacy in this moment~

(Note: catcalling is bad, but I was very much "omg Zuko" when I heard his voice)

5. Ollie in Yappie

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In Yappie, Basco plays a spoken word artist and speaks about how Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders are viewed in America. #kingshit.

6. Quoc Wong in The Proud Family

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"Thus with a kiss I diiiieeeeeee"

7. Scorpion in Ultimate Spider-Man

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Another famous Asian actor, George Takei, that everyone must love voices the Elder Monk!!

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8. Cheddar in We Bare Bears

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A martial arts master who protects baby bears πŸ₯ΊπŸ’• We love that 😭.

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9. Supportive Friend in AJ Rafael's "Five-Hundred Days" Official Music Video

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This isn't necessarily a film, and he's only in it very briefly, but seeing my favorite artists in this video makes me go 😍πŸ₯°πŸ₯΅πŸ₯΄πŸ€ͺ

10. Jai Kell in Star Wars Rebels

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Jai Kell was a young cadet at the Academy for Young Imperials until he is thought to be "Force-sensitive".

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And he has a mom in this one!

11. Narrator in Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures

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Speaking of Star Wars, he goes on to be the narrator for Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures!

12. Fukushima in Kim Possible

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Fukushima is a skilled martial artist who Ron meets in Japan because of a Middleton High exchange student program.

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13. Kevin in The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

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He's a lil ditzy in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, but we love him all the same.

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14. Ben Mercado in The Debut

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This movie's got it all. Art or pre-med? Traditions and expectations or personal dreams? Directed by a Filipino-American filmmaker? We love to see it.

15. Hollywood London in The Suite Life of Zack and Cody

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Season 2, Episode 36 & 37: "The Suite Life Goes Hollywood"

16. Spinkick in Carmen Sandiego

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"May I have this dance?" YESSIRRR YES YOU CAN.

Season 3, Episode 1: "The Luchadora Tango Caper"

Season 3, Episode 2: "The Day of the Dead Caper"

17. Dolph in But I'm A Cheerleader

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He plays a Varsity Wrestler AANDD a homosexual? YEESSS LETS GET ITTTTT!!

18. Duke in The Fabulous Filipino Brothers

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Written and directed by him and his brothers, Darion and Dionysio, The Fabulous Filipino Brothers is Dante's latest film is based on stories from his own family starring his own real family.

19. And finally, General Iroh in The Legend of Korra

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If you watched The Legend of Korra, you'll know he came back to voice General Iroh, Zuko's grandson.

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I legit fell out of my seat when I heard his voice come out of that mouth. ICONIC.

Dante Basco, you are:

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Also I love how your patch jacket honors you and your history! 😍

What other Dante Basco characters do you know and which ones are your favorites? Let us know in the comments!

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