Wayne Elliot Knight is an American actor, voice actor, and comedian, who is best known for his roles as Newman in the NBC sitcom Seinfeld, Officer Don Orville in the NBC sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun, and Dennis Nedry in Steven Spielberg's Jurassic Park. He also voiced Dojo in the Kids' WB series Xiaolin Showdown and Mr. Blik in the Nickelodeon series Catscratch.
For Disney, he voiced Tantor the elephant in Tarzan, Al McWhiggin in Toy Story 2, Demetrius in Hercules, Emperor Zurg in Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, the Microwave in The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, Zoot in My Favorite Martian, Gingerbread Jimmy in Goldie & Bear, Mr. Cantarious in Brandy & Mr. Whiskers, and Baron Von Sheldgoose in Legend of the Three Caballeros. He also played Earl Smeissen in V.I. Warshawski and guest starred in Amphibia.