When it comes to Hollywood movie video game adaptations, Cars has had a lot of interactive incarnations. And Larry the Cable Guy has brought Mater the tow truck to life in every one. In addition to Cars, Larry provided the voice of Mater for Cars: Mater National, Cars Race-O-Rama and Cars Toons: Mater’s Tall Tales. And yes, Larry’s back with an interactive Mater for Cars 2: The Video Game. The comedian and actor talks about working in video games in the video interview below.
Born Daniel Lawrence Whitney on February 17, 1963, Larry the Cable Guy is now synonymous with his Git-R-Done catch phrase. The comedian started out with the Blue Collar Comedy Tour alongside Bill Engvall, Ron White and Jeff Foxworthy. Larry still appears with them occasionally, but he spends most of his time these days working on film and television projects.
As an actor, his movies include Larry the Cable Guy: Health Inspector, Delta Farce, Witless Protection, and the Cars movies. He’s currently starring in a History Channel TV series, “Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy.