on or vote interesting facts for the nominate DC Animated Universe Wiki "Did You Know" section. See the Archive for approved and rejected nominations.
This following list comprises every approved entry.
Did You Know…
… that Batman is the only character who has appeared in every DCAU television series?
… that Kirk Langstrom was, chronologically, the first villain to appear in the DCAU?
… that Bruce Wayne was absent from only five episodes?
Batman Beyond … that Tim Curry was originally cast as The Joker on ?
Batman: The Animated Series … that Professor Hamilton coined the terms " Kryptonite" and " Fortress of Solitude"?
… that " The Last Son of Krypton, Part II" has the largest cast for a single episode, requiring the services of 18 actors?
… that Cheetah was supposed to die off-screen in " Injustice For All," and only due to an animation error that she was able to return?
… that Rene Auberjonois reprised the role of Desaad in " Twilight" almost twenty years after playing it in SuperFriends: The Legendary Super Powers Show and The Super Powers Team: Galactic Guardians?
… that Mike Farrell and Shelley Fabares, who voiced Pa and Ma Kent, are married in real life?
… that the cast of guest-starred as the Teen Titans Royal Flush Gang?
… that "Great Hera!" was Wonder Woman's most spoken exclamation, totaling six times?
… that George Newbern voiced Superman in more episodes (59) than Tim Daly (52)?
… that Sherman Howard, who portrayed Lex Luthor on the live-action series Superboy, nearly got to voice its DCAU counterpart, but was eventually offered the role of a Luthor-type character?
… that Michael Rosenbaum modeled the voices for Ghoul and Deadshot on those of Christopher Walken and Kevin Spacey?
… that received ten Annie Awards nominations, Batman Beyond winning three of them?
… that the DCAU original character Lock-Up appeared in DC Comics before the more famous Harley Quinn?
… that George Newbern, Dana Delany, and Clancy Brown reprised their main DCAU roles of Superman, Lois Lane, and Lex Luthor in the non-DCAU show, The Batman?
… that Nathan Fillion and Gina Torres, who voiced Vigilante and Vixen, had previously worked together on the TV show in which they flew around in a spaceship, much like they did in " Firefly Hunter's Moon"?
… that Bruce Timm is a fan of Buffy and 22 Buffyverse actors lent their voice talents to the DCAU?
… that film director Kevin Smith named his daughter after Harley Quinn?
… that five characters originally from the DC Animated Universe— Renee Montoya, Lock-Up, Harley Quinn, Mercy Graves and Livewire—were introduced into the mainstream comics?
… that Superman saved Lois 31 times?
… that Hugo Strange was replaced by Doctor Moon in " Question Authority" because of the Bat-Embargo?
… Wonder Woman is the only core Leaguer not appearing in ?
Static Shock … that " Double Date" was meant to have an injured Batgirl as Oracle and call in Huntress and Black Canary to take down Kirk Langstrom and an army of Man-Bats, but was changed due to the Bat-Embargo?
… that Aquaman and Black Manta (replaced by Devil Ray) were removed from episode "To Another Shore" because of a live-action Aquaman series (which didn't work out) being made?
Justice League Unlimited … that Kevin Conroy has played Batman more than all other Batman actors combined?
… In his first two speaking appearances, " Nothing to Fear" and " Two-Face, Part I", Thomas Wayne was voiced by Richard Moll rather than Kevin Conroy?
… ... that the Joker is the most recurring DCAU villain, appearing in six DCAU series (including the webseries Gotham Girls), and also two related movies?
Michael Rosenbaum (S/O)
Michael Rosenbaum played several recurring characters? (or something of the like. Could be Jennifer Hale or Lauren Tom too, btw.)
I like it if it's rephrased to specify the characters or the number. ― 21:07, 14 October 2008 (UTC)
Hugo Strange was replaced by Doctor Moon in " Question Authority" because of the Bat-Embargo?
Interesting and obscure. ― 12:51, 25 October 2008 (UTC)
T hailog Oppose
New Characters (2/0)
… that five characters originally from the
DC Animated Universe— Renee Montoya, Lock-Up, Harley Quinn, Mercy Graves and Livewire—were introduced into the mainstream comics?
I like it. ― 21:03, 29 October 2008 (UTC)
T hailog People should know that. -- SFH 23:35, 1 November 2008 (UTC)
If this passes, the pages with these characters should be updated. This way, the people who check up on it will learn more about the characters and possibly see the episode guides in which the characters appeared in. MrWhitman 18:32, 29 October 2008 (UTC)
Cheetah was supposed to die off-screen in " Injustice For All," and only due to an animation error that she was able to return?
Funny. --― 15:15, 8 March 2009 (UTC)
Did you know that
Joker is a rogue of every main superhero ( Batman, Superman, Justice League.....) except Zeta?