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Why Did Shaggy from Scooby-Doo Become a Vegetarian?

Kemal Amin Casey Kasem was born on April 27, 1932, and died on June 15, 2014. He was a disc jockey, actor, and radio personality from the United States who created and hosted different radio countdown shows, including American Top 40. He was the first actor to play Norville Shaggy Rogers in the Scooby-Doo franchise …

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Casey Kasem, the original voice of Shaggy on Scooby-Doo, was a vegan and critic of factory farming. Kasem quit the show in 1995 when he was asked to voice Shaggy for a Burger King commercial. He would not agree to return until 2002 when producers agreed to have Shaggy become a vegetarian.

Casey Kasem Kemal Amin “Casey” Kasem (/ˈkeɪsɛm/ April 27, 1932 – June 15, 2014) was an American voice actor, disc jockey, music historian, and radio personality, who created and hosted several radio countdown programs, notably American Top 40. He was the first actor to voice Norville “Shaggy” Rogers in the Scooby-Doo franchise (1969 to 1997 …

Casey Kasem, the original voice of Shaggy on Scooby-Doo, was a vegan and critic of factory farming. Kasem quit the show in 1995 when he was asked to voice Shaggy for a Burger King commercial. He would not agree to return until 2002 when producers agreed to have Shaggy become a vegetarian. Read More »