Freddie Prinze Jr.: ‘I can’t tell my daughter!’

Freddie Prince Jnr arrives at the World Premiiere of 'Hairspray' 5th July 2007 at the Odeon West End, London Photo by Jon Furniss/Wireimage
Freddie Prinze Jr. is making sure the magic of the movies isn’t spoiled for his kids. Credit: Getty Images

There are a few movies on Freddie Prinze Jr.’s resume that we can understand him not wanting his daughter to know he starred in. Actually, there’s a few we’d like to forget he starred in ourselves. But Disney’s “Star Wars Rebels”? What’s so bad about that? “I don’t tell her daddy does cartoon voices because to her those characters are so magical and real. What kind of jerk would I be?” he tells People magazine.

Even though he’s keeping his new role a secret from his daughter, Prinze still plans on watching the movie with his whole fam, including wife Sarah Michelle Gellar and son Rocky James, 18 months. Prinze voices Kanan, a jedi cowboy, in the new movie, but it’s far from his first time lending his voice to cartoons. The actor has also voiced characters in the TV show, “Robot Chicken,” the movie “Diego” (voicing the principle character), “Happily N’Ever After,” among other roles.

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