Sunny Besen Thrasher

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Sunny Thrasher
Born
Sunny Besean Thrasher

(1976-12-13) December 13, 1976 (age 42)
OccupationActor
Years active1982–1995
Parent(s)Joan Besen

Sunny Besen Thrasher (born December 13, 1976 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian former child actor who starred as Paul Edison in Nelvana's live-action series, The Edison Twins , and supplied voices in the first two Care Bears movies. He's the son of Prairie Oyster keyboardist and Canadian songwriter Joan Besen.

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The term child actor or child actress is generally applied to a child acting on stage or in motion pictures or television, but also to an adult who began their acting career as a child. To avoid confusion, the latter is also called a former child actor. Closely associated is teenage actor or teen actor, an actor who reached popularity as a teenager.

He also played Max in both the film and TV series of My Pet Monster and voiced Reggie Mantle in The New Archies as well as several characters in the Care Bears television show, Garbage Pail Kids , Ultraforce and Babar .

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Reggie Mantle Archie Comics character

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Sunny has also guest appeared in several television shows such as Katts and Dog , Alfred Hitchcock Presents and Maniac Mansion .

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<i>Maniac Mansion</i> (TV series) television series

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His play "The Takeover Clause" was produced by Open Mind Productions in Toronto at the Annex Theatre.

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<i>Kung Fu: The Legend Continues</i> television series

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<i>Babar</i> (TV series) TV series

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<i>The Beachcombers</i> television series

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