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Peter Renaday
Born (1935-06-09) June 9, 1935 (age 88)
Occupation Actor
Years active 1961–present
Florence Daniel
(m. 1979; died 2011)

Peter Renaday (born June 9, 1935) is an American actor. His career spans several films and television shows. His major roles include Master Splinter in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, as well as Abraham Lincoln in the Hall of Presidents, and Henry in Country Bear Jamboree at Walt Disney World.


In the 1980s, Renaday was cast as in the first animated adaptation of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as Hamato Yoshi/Splinter, the mentor of the eponymous turtles from 1987 until the show's finale in 1996. Renaday would also reprise the role of Splinter during the non-musical spoken portions of the live action TMNT: Coming Out of Their Shells concert event during the inaugural show held and recorded at Radio City Music Hall, though he was not credited on the VHS release in 1990.

Personal life

Renaday was married to Florence Daniel from 1979 until her death on February 18, 2011. She worked as a secretary in the music department of the Walt Disney Studios for 35 years, including as executive secretary to two heads of the department. A coloratura soprano, she also featured as a vocalist on "The Sounds of Christmas" produced by Disneyland Records in 1973, alongside her husband.




Video games

  • Age of MythologyAgamemnon
  • Spider-Man vs. The Kingpin – Kingpin
  • Assassin's Creed – Al-Mualim
  • Assassin's Creed: Revelations – Al-Mualim
  • Avatar: The Game – Additional voices
  • Baten Kaitos Origins – Lyuvann
  • Batman & Robin – Bane
  • Champions: Return to Arms – Narrator
  • Dead Rising – Sean Keanan, additional voices
  • Dead Rising: Chop Till You Drop – Additional voices
  • Disney-Pixar Games Age 5+: Mike's Monstrous Adventure – Additional voices
  • Dragon Age: Origins – Duncan
  • EOE: Eve of Extinction – Agla
  • EverQuest II – Additional voices
  • Fallout: New Vegas – No-bark Noonan, Easy Pete, Cannibal Johnson, Heck Gunderson, Loyal, Doctor Henry, Judah Kreger
  • From Russia with Love – M, additional voices
  • Gears of War 3 – Adam Fenix, Various stranded
  • Halo Wars – Covenant Minister, additional voices
  • Heroes of Might and Magic V: Tribes of the East – Additional voices
  • Jeanne d'Arc – Richard
  • Labyrinth of Crete – Zeus
  • Lair – Guardian 2
  • Law & Order: Justice is Served – David Benninger, Dmitri Petrov
  • Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII – Additional voices
  • Lost Odyssey – King Ghotza
  • Marvel Super Hero Squad Online – Odin
  • Marvel Ultimate Alliance – Namor, Odin
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty – Richard Ames
  • Metal Gear Solid 2: Substance – Richard Ames
  • Ninja Gaiden II – Dagra Dai
  • Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 – Dagra Dai
  • Outlaws – Chief Two Feathers, Cowboy 1
  • Return to Castle Wolfenstein – Monk
  • Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Operation Resurrection – Monk
  • Return to Castle Wolfenstein: Tides of War – Monk
  • Revenant – Tendrick
  • Rogue Galaxy – Father Paul
  • Shadow of Rome – Cicero
  • Star Trek: Armada II – Additional voices
  • Star Wars: The Old Republic – Additional voices
  • Star Wars: Uprising – Shortpaw, Trade League Male, Rebel Male
  • Star Wars: X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter – Additional voices
  • Summoner 2 – Imarbeth
  • Viewtiful Joe 2 – Dr. Cranken
  • The Bourne Conspiracy – Additional voices
  • The Matrix: Path of Neo – The Key Maker, The Architect, Police/Security

Audio drama

  • Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi: Dark Lords of the Sith – Exar Kun
  • Adventures in Odyssey – numerous characters 1994–2015

Theme park attractions

  • The Hall of Presidents – Abraham Lincoln
  • Country Bear Jamboree – Henry the M.C. and also Max the Deer
  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea: Submarine Voyage – Captain Nemo
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh – The Narrator (Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Hong Kong Disneyland versions)
  • Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover – Narrator (1994 to 2009)
  • Buzz Lightyear Astro Blasters - Space Ranger


  • Mickey Mouse SplashdanceMickey Mouse
  • Yankee Doodle Mickey – Mickey Mouse
  • The Story and Song of the Haunted Mansion – The Ghost Host (original voice, but replaced by Paul Frees in The Haunted Mansion attraction)


  • The Talking Mickey Mouse – Mickey Mouse


  • A Distant Thunder – Harold Shenson
  • Cellar Doors – Frank
  • Dad... Can I Borrow the Car? – Actor
  • Obliteration – Doctor
  • The Miracles of Jesus – Additional voices
  • The Visitant – Narrator


  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Coming Out of their Shells Tour – Splinter (uncredited)
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Turtles Awesome Easter – Splinter
  • Terrifying Tales – Additional voices
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