The Beloved Animated Series
Phineas and Ferb, the hit animated series that captured the hearts of millions of viewers, first aired in 2007. Created by Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, the show followed the adventures of two stepbrothers, Phineas Flynn and Ferb Fletcher, as they embarked on wild and imaginative projects during their summer vacation.
The show gained a massive following, thanks in no small part to its catchy musical numbers, witty humor, and lovable characters. Fans fell in love with the show’s dynamic duo, as well as their friends and family, including Candace Flynn, Perry the Platypus, and Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz.
The Voices Behind the Characters
One of the many reasons why Phineas and Ferb was such a success was its talented voice cast. The show featured a roster of seasoned voice actors, many of whom had worked on other popular animated shows and movies.
Vincent Martella voiced the titular character Phineas Flynn, while Thomas Sangster brought Ferb Fletcher to life. Ashley Tisdale played the role of the boys’ older sister, Candace Flynn, and Dee Bradley Baker provided the voice of Perry the Platypus.
Other notable cast members included Dan Povenmire, who not only co-created the show but also voiced the villainous Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz, and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, who voiced several minor characters and served as the show’s executive producer.
Where Are They Now?
As we catch up with the cast of Phineas and Ferb in 2023, it’s clear that they’ve all gone on to achieve great things in their careers.
Vincent Martella, who was just a teenager when he first landed the role of Phineas, has continued to work in both live-action and animated projects. He’s lent his voice to other popular shows like The Walking Dead and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and has also appeared in films like Love, Simon and The Emoji Movie.
Thomas Sangster, who was already a seasoned actor when he joined the show, has also kept busy since Phineas and Ferb ended its run. He’s appeared in a number of films and TV shows, including the hit Netflix series The Crown and the Maze Runner franchise.
Ashley Tisdale, who had already made a name for herself in the entertainment industry before joining the cast of Phineas and Ferb, has continued to work in both acting and music. She’s released several albums, starred in a number of films and TV shows, and even reprised her role as Sharpay Evans in the High School Musical franchise.
Dee Bradley Baker, who is known for his incredible range as a voice actor, has continued to work on a number of animated projects since Phineas and Ferb ended. He’s provided voices for shows like Star Wars: The Bad Batch, American Dad!, and Big Hero 6: The Series.
Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, the masterminds behind Phineas and Ferb, have continued to collaborate on other projects. They created the animated series Milo Murphy’s Law, which aired on Disney Channel from 2016 to 2019, and are currently working on a new show called Hamster and Gretel.
The Legacy of Phineas and Ferb
Even though Phineas and Ferb ended its run in 2015, its legacy lives on. The show continues to be beloved by fans of all ages, and its catchy songs and witty humor are still as entertaining as ever.
The show’s impact on pop culture cannot be overstated, and it paved the way for other beloved animated series like Gravity Falls and Steven Universe. Its catchy theme song, “Today is Gonna Be a Great Day,” remains an earworm that fans can’t get out of their heads.
As we look back on the show and its talented cast, it’s clear that Phineas and Ferb will always have a special place in our hearts.