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Michael Lewis Nawrocki (born July 8th, 1966), better known as Mike Nawrocki, is an American voice actor, writer, animator and director.

He is the co-founder of Big Idea and co-creator of VeggieTales with Phil Vischer. He is also the writer and director for most of the Silly Songs with Larry segments, and also the original voice actor of Larry.


Works with Big Idea


3-2-1 Penguins


VeggieTales in the House

VeggieTales in the City

The VeggieTales Show



Live Shows

Fun Facts


  • Mike's favorite foods are Polish cuisine, Canadian bacon pizza and fries, in fact. He once stated if he picks either fries or chocolate, he'll go for the fries.
  • Mike's favorite shows are "Downton Abbey" and "The Simpsons".
  • His favorite character is Sue Heck from "The Middle".
  • He used to have a pony tail.
  • He is of Polish descent.
  • He originally wanted to have a career in the medicine field, but he gave that up as the success of VeggieTales began to rise.
  • He had severe back pain during the production on Very Silly Songs!.
  • He is married to a Colombian woman named Lisa.
  • During the early years of VeggieTales, he was doing a lot of free lance work to earn money due to Big Idea not making a lot of money.
  • On the 2008 reprint of Where's God When I'm S-Scared?, Mike Nawrocki did a message concerning the 15th anniversary of that show.
  • He has two kids: Ally (Alejandra) and Michael Jr. (Michael K.)
  • He edited the 1998-2000 VeggieTales Theme Song.
  • Around 1993 to 1998, Mike Nawrocki also worked as the official film editor and sound effects editor for the show. By the time when Madame Blueberry came out, he gave his editing jobs to John Wahba. The last VeggieTales project that he edited were the sounds in "His Cheeseburger," in which he supported all of the after effects and audio editing, but John Wahba still did all of the sound effects.
  • Mike has been a Jeep owner for many years.[1]


Shots animated by Mike Nawrocki



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