Sonny Strait Bio
Sonny Straithasover20yearsofprofessionalexperiencein
the arts.
Most recognized as the voice of Krillin and Usopponthe
wildly popular Dragon Ball and One Piece franchises as well
as an illustrator for the most famous, independently published
comic book series Elfquest.
As a voice actor, Strait is considered to be one of the most
recognized voice actors in the business. He’s played
numerous roles including Maes Hughes in Full metal
Alchemist, and Cartoon Network’s laid back, robot host
Toonami TOM. He has also worked as a writer and director on
several TV series including Dragon Ball Z, Escaflowne,
Lupin III and Yuri on Ice.
As a comic book artist he has 17 published works to date
including his work on Elfquest (published by DC Comics).
He’s considered one of the top Elfquest artists from its over
30-year history.
In 2007, he wrote and illustrated a graphic novel about a
reluctant punk rock, faerie princess named Goat. The book,
called “We Shadows”(published by Tokyo pop) was nominated
by The American Library Association for Best Graphic
Novel in 2008.
  • Recently he returned to Elfquest as a colorist for Dark
    Horse Comics and was a major contributor on the artist
    retrospective book “Line of Beauty; The Art of Wendy Pini”
    (Flesk Publishing).
    He continues acting today and teaches at Sonny Strait
    Studios in Denton TX.