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For the American actress, see. April was later voiced by Renae Jacobs in the 1987 animated series, by Veronica Taylor in the 2003 animated series, and by Sarah Michelle Gellar in the 2007 film TMNT. Unsure what to do with her, Raphael carries her to the Turtles' sewer lair. Black April O'Neil + Raphael New Lead Turtle In Rise Of The TMNT [Character Break Down] In Florida on vacation, she and the Turtles found a body of water contaminated with a mutagen that made mutants feel youthful, while physically de-aging humans into four-year-old versions of themselves.  Her first day on set voice director Stu Rosen made it clear he did not approve of her for the role, and had waited to show her audition last, saying to her, "Every one I played, the producers said ‘No, no, no, that’s not April,’ and finally I was out of people to show them, so I pulled your audition out and played it for them and they said ‘That’s April!’". This scene is absent from the final cut of the movie but can be found on the DVD. CBR Senior Writer Brian Cronin has been writing professionally about comic books for over a dozen years now at CBR (primarily with his “Comics Should Be Good” series of columns, including Comic Book Legends Revealed). She is later offered by Splinter to be trained in ninjutsu in order to become a full-fledged kunoichi. In the continuity of the IDW comics, April is a very bright science student who interns at Baxter Stockman's genetic laboratory Stock Gen, where her father used to work before a stroke rendered him paralyzed. This is the seven hundred and eighteenth installment where we examine comic book legends and whether they are true or false. That’s really dope! Archived. Why not just make a new character? For some reason, she was not able to shield herself from the massively powerful blast with her extraordinarily strong psionic/extrasensory powers whatsoever. She was seen wielding a katana in the special episode "Turtles Forever". In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time, she kicks the story off with a brief report where Krang steals the Statue of Liberty and later appears in the game ending; she also appears onscreen in the SNES version to encourage the Turtles to fight when the player characters are idle. The figure itself includes a katana, tonfa, and two shoulder armored pads; this outfit was replicated for the movie. In a three-part special episode, which is somehow set in a fifty-year apocalyptic future, "Raphael: Mutant Apocalypse", April is killed along with the entire human population and most mutants from being hit with a mutagen bomb that had been mysteriously triggered by an unknown adversary. 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April quickly became their major link to the outside world since their unusual appearance effectively precluded them from functioning above ground without some sort of disguise. ", Fox was given a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress for her portrayal of O'Neil. So go follow the CSBG Twitter page! Great deal, right? She was able to hack into the computers of Shredder's stronghold and even breach several codes. Then April kind of finishes her off. Mae Whitman voices the teenage April O'Neil in the 2012 computer-animated series. She used her extraordinarily strong telekinesis to open the water pipes, which appeared to weaken and disorient him. April is romantically attracted to Casey Jones, though their contrasting personalities often make them bicker. No character with such ugly glasses can have the best design. April later nearly becomes a murder victim during a nocturnal break-in by a group of ninjas (the Foot Clan), who steal the Turtles along with several samples of Stockman's secret mutagenetic projects; the attempt at her life shakes her so much that she decides to take self-defense lessons from her fellow student Casey Jones, who later introduces her to the now-mutated Turtles and Splinter. With the help of Renet, a time-traveler who took April back through time, it was revealed that April was really a living drawing brought to life with the help of Kirby's crystal. when the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ate pizza for the first time. Press J to jump to the feed. In the series finale, "Wedding Bells and Bytes", she and Casey finally got married. 4. and one book, 100 Things X-Men Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die, from Triumph Books. At one point, when they were trying stop the Kraang from bringing mutagen supplies to Shredder and her father Kirby ended up getting mutated into a bat during the mission, April found out that the Turtles cockiness had caused her father's accidental mutation as she overacts and accuses them for doing it on purpose then walked out on them. Befriending the Turtles after they rescue her from the Kraang, she is a valuable and dependable ally; able to go up the surface in broad daylight when the Turtles cannot. She provides the Turtles and Splinter with a place to stay after the destruction of their lair in the previous film, and helps them research the company responsible for the mutagen that transformed the Turtles into their present state. Posted by. The shop was subsequently destroyed in a battle between the Turtles and Shredder and the Foot Clan. In the 1987 cartoon series, April Harriet O'Neil was introduced as a television reporter for Channel 6 News. Mark Pellegrini addressed the topic on his awesome Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles website, TMNT Entity. Digital Entertainment, Entertainment/TV, Her Source, Uncategorized . Leonardo explains to her about their time-traveling ally Renet, that she is "the greatest time master that ever lived.". By the third season, the two seemed to have quite a serious romantic relationship. She worked together with Karai in finding Bebop heading to Don Visiozo's restaurant, where a vial containing the heart of the Super Shredder was being held. In the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures series produced by Archie Comics, April began as a carbon copy of her animated counterpart from the 1987 TV series, but the writers developed her into a competent warrior after training with Splinter. She is the first human ally of the Ninja Turtles. It was reported there was a filmed but unused scene of a fight between April, Vernon Fenwick, Karai, and The Foot in downtown Manhattan that was cut from the finished film. March 26, 2018. She developed a closer relationship to Donatello, who shared many of her interests. Thanks to Mark Pellegrini for his excellent article! In the latest Comic Book Legends Revealed, discover whether April O'Neil was originally intended to be black in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic. In Season 7 she sometimes helped Donatello to collect Splinter's data bits. Comic Legends: Was April O'Neil Originally Intended to be Black?  During the mid-1990s, April became romantically involved with the violent vigilante Casey Jones, and the two of them eventually raised Shadow, the child of Casey's late wife Gabrielle, as their own. 1 Takes an Academic Approach to Monsters, Carnage Born: How Marvel's Web of Venom TWISTED Cletus Kasady's Origin, The Last Avengers Story: What Happened to the Heroes In Marvel's Darkest Timeline, Palpatine Vs. 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At the young adult age of 28, April has high reflexes and deduction skills. She is the first human ally of the Ninja Turtles. After dealing with the Foot Clan and having forgiven the Turtles for their honest mistake, April was about to make amends with the them but left to go see if Casey was ok before she had the chance to apologise to them. In the film's alternate ending, Casey proposes marriage to April and she accepts. Will Arnett, who played Vernon, said his character "comes out just at the right moment [and] hits Karai with the gurney and knocks her off balance a little bit. Aware of the Seal of the Ancients power over Kavaxas, she attempted to use it by combing its dark magic with her own growing sensory abilities, but was unsuccessful. April takes up several forms of ninjutsu training from Splinter, purchasing a slim black-and-yellow jumpsuit of armor from Japan, and becoming quite skilled in the use of a katana.
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