Lori Alan Denniberg (born July 18, 1966; age 53) is an American actress and voice artist. She is a main cast member on SpongeBob SquarePants, voicing Pearl.


Lori Alan was born as Lori Alan Denniberg in Potomac, Maryland. Her mother was a Southern Baptist and her father was Jewish. Both of her parents were performers and supported her choice to become an actress. She started acting at the age of five, and made her television debut in a commercial for Shakey's Pizza. Her theater debut was as Annie's youngest sister in a local production of Annie Get Your Gun.

Alan has spoken out against animal cruelty and is the co-founder of the United States section of the Global Campaign NoToDogMeat. This organization raises awareness for dogs and cats being slaughtered and used as food. She is also on the board of Pickel Pants Rescue, an animal rescue center in Los Angeles.

Alan is known especially for her vocal work, which currently spans over three decades. She gets the authentic personality of her characters by improvising. She voices Pearl Krabs, the Whale on SpongeBob SquarePants, Sue Richards (The Invisible Woman) on Marvel Comics' The Fantastic Four, and Diane Simmons on Family Guy. Alan has done voices in feature films: Monsters University, Toy Story 3, Despicable Me 2, Wall-E, and Finding Dory. She has also voiced roles for Henry Hugglemonster, Cow and Chicken, Animaniacs, and Futurama. She also has voiced roles in some video games such as The Boss on Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater, and some minor roles in Marvel: Ultimate Alliance 2 and Kinect Rush: A Disney-Pixar Adventure.

Alan's on-camera roles include Workaholics, Bones, Southland, CSI, 90210, Law & Order and many more. On stage credits include Lori Alan: The Musical, Queen Celia in the hit musical Sneaux!, and the award-winning musical Reefer Madness.




Episode Credit(s)
Season 1
8b - "Squeaky Boots" Voice of Pearl
10a - "Culture Shock" Voice of Pearl
12a - "The Chaperone" Voice of Pearl
13a - "Scaredy Pants" Voice of Pearl
15a - "Sleepy Time" Voice of Pearl
20a - "Hooky" Voice of Pearl
Season 2
21b - "Squid's Day Off" Voice of Lady
22b - "Bossy Boots" Voice of Pearl
23b - "Bubble Buddy" Voice of Pearl
Season 3
41a - "The Algae's Always Greener" Voice of Pearl
47a - "As Seen on TV" Voice of Pearl
51 - "Party Pooper Pants" Voice of Pearl
55b - "Mid-Life Crustacean" Voice of Pearl and Girl Fish #2
Season 4
62b - "Krabs vs. Plankton" Voice of Female Fish
65a - "Selling Out" Voice of Pearl and Kid
66 - "Dunces and Dragons" Voice of Pearl
67b - "Mermaid Man & Barnacle Boy VI: The Motion Picture" Voice of Pearl
71a - "Whale of a Birthday" Voice of Pearl
73b - "Once Bitten" Voice of Pearl (deleted scene, still credited)
78b - "Best Frenemies" Voice of Pearl
Season 5
91b - "Le Big Switch" Voice of Pearl and Fancy Woman Fish
Season 6
110a - "The Slumber Party" Voice of Pearl, Girlfriend #10, and Girl in Movie
115a - "Grandpappy the Pirate" Voice of Pearl
Season 7
127a - "Tentacle-Vision" Voice of Pearl and Grandma
128a - "Growth Spout" Voice of Pearl
137a - "One Coarse Meal" Voice of Pearl
140b - "Welcome to the Bikini Bottom Triangle" Voice of Pearl and Red-Haired Mermaid
145b - "Enchanted Tiki Dreams" Voice of Pearl (deleted scene, still credited)
146a - "The Abrasive Side" Voice of Pearl
149b - "Tunnel of Glove" Voice of Pearl and Girl Fish #104
Season 8
154a - "Drive Thru" Voice of Pearl, Boy, and Teenager #1
161b - "Mr. Krabs Takes a Vacation" Voice of Pearl, Girl #1, and Cop #2
164a - "Barnacle Face" Voice of Pearl and Teen Girl #2
166a - "Bubble Troubles" Voice of Pearl
175 - "It's a SpongeBob Christmas!" Voice of Pearl and Extra #6
Season 9
186a - "Safe Deposit Krabs" Voice of Pearl
190a - "Lost in Bikini Bottom" Voice of the phone operator
190b - "Tutor Sauce" (uncredited), voice of Pearl
196a - "The Fish Bowl" Voice of Lady Fish
196b - "Married to Money" Voice of Pearl
197a - "Mall Girl Pearl" Voice of Pearl
199b - "Lame and Fortune" Voice of Pearl and Patron #2
200 - "Goodbye, Krabby Patty?" Voice of Pearl, Limia, and Baby Executive
201b - "Bulletin Board" Voice of Pearl
202a - "Food Con Castaways" Voice of the patty
Season 10
211b - "Trident Trouble" Voice of Kraken Mother
215a - "Feral Friends" Voice of Pearl
Season 11
229b - "Moving Bubble Bass" Voice of Lady Upturn, Babies, and Kids
233a - "Whale Watching" Voice of Pearl
233b - "Krusty Kleaners" Voice of Female Boss
234a - "Patnocchio" Voice of Pearl
235a - "Plankton Paranoia" Voice of Pearl
237 - "Goons on the Moon" Voice of Pearl and Computer Voice
Season 12
249a - "Sandy's Nutty Nieces" Voice of Rosy Cheeks
254-255 - "SpongeBob's Big Birthday Blowout" Voice of Pearl
259a - "The Ghost of Plankton" Voice of Pearl and Grandma Ghost
259b - "My Two Krabses" Voice of Pearl
262a - "A Cabin in the Kelp" Voice of Pearl
F1 - "The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie" Voice of Pearl
F2 - "The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water" Voice of Pearl
List of episode credits

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Cast and Crew (VTE)

Main character voices
Tom KennyBill FagerbakkeRodger BumpassClancy BrownLori AlanCarolyn LawrenceMary Jo CatlettDoug LawrenceJill Talley

Supporting character voices
Stephen HillenburgPaul TibbittErnest BorgnineTim ConwayBrian Doyle-MurrayJohn O'HurleyMarion RossDee Bradley BakerSirena IrwinCarlos AlazraquiThomas F. WilsonBob JolesMark FiteSara PaxtonJohn GegenhuberGuest stars

Aaron SpringerAdam FayAdam PaloianAlan SmartAndrea RomanoAndrew GoodmanAndrew OvertoomBlake LemonsBob CampBob JaquesBrad VandergriftBrian MoranteBrice MallierBruce HellerCaleb MeurerCarson KuglerCasey AlexanderCatherine SimmondsC.H. GreenblattCharlie BeanChris AllisonChris HeadrickChris MitchellChris ReccardiChuck KleinClare O'KaneClint Bond Jr.Dave CunninghamDavid FainDani MichaeliDan PovenmireDaniel DominguezDerek DrymonDerek IversenDerek L'estrangeDoug LawrenceEban SchletterEdgar LarrazábalEduardo AcostaEnnio Torresan, Jr.Eric FilipkowskiEric ShawErik WieseFrank WeissFred MillerFred OsmondGarrett HoGreg MillerGregor F. NarholzHeather MartinezHowie PerryIan GrahamIIya SkorupskyJack PendarvisJanice TolentinoJay LenderJennie MonicaJim SchumannJoe LissJoe WierengaJohn MagnessJohn TrabbicJosh AndroskyKaren HeathwoodKazKelly ArmstrongKent OsborneKris WimberlyKurt SnyderKyle McCullochLarry LeFrancisLarry LeichliterLeonard RobinsonLloyd AhlquistLuke BrookshierLynne NaylorMarc CeccarelliMarcelo SouzaMarco CinelloMark CaballeroMark O'HareMaureen MascarinaMerriwether WilliamsMike BellMike FasoloMike MitchellMike RothMonica DavilaMonica TomovaNate CashNick CrossNick JenningsOctavio RodriguezPaul TibbittPeter BennettPeter BurnsPeter ShukoffPhilip HarrisRichard PurselRobertryan CoryRob RosenRobert DressRyan KhatamRyan KramerSam HendersonSolomon GeorgioSeamus WalshSaeid ZameniateniSean CharmatzSean DempseySherm CohenShellie O'BrienStephen HerczegStephen HillenburgSteve FontiSteven BanksSyd DaleThaddeus Paul CouldronTim HillTim ParsonsTeale Reon WangTed SekoTodd WhiteTom KingTom YasumiTuck TuckerVincent WallerVirginia HawesWalt DohrnWilliam ReissWolf-Rudiger BlossZeus Cervas

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