Tony Frank Anselmo is an American voice actor and animator who has worked at Walt Disney Animation Studios since 1980. After his death in 1985, Anselmo succeeded Clarence Nash as the voice of Donald Duck, who apprenticed him for the role during the last 3 years of his life. Anselmo's first performance as Donald was on a television special titled DTV Valentine (1986) that premiered on The Disney Channel. Since then, Anselmo has voiced Donald in thousands of projects, including television, feature films, theme parks, and consumer products.
In September 2009, Tony Anselmo was named a Disney Legend, who began collecting Disney objects and ephemera at an early age. Anselmo has been also known for his comprehensive collection of Disney posters relating to the works of Walt Disney. This expertise resulted in a 2002 art book, The Disney Poster Book featuring the Collection of Tony Anselmo.