Don LaFontaine had the most recognized voice in the world. Many people didn't know his name, but everyone knew his voice. LaFontaine died Monday afternoon from complications with Pneumothorax.
Having lent his vocal talents to over 5000 movie trailers and 350,000 commercials – you've heard his voice at least once in your life. He was truly the "King of voiceovers."
Don is survived by his wife Nita Whitaker, and three children: Christine, Skye and Elyse. To learn more about his contribution to the entertainment world, check out this website here.
To hear his voice and learn about his life, watch this video. Everyone will miss LaFontaine and his amazing voice. Rest in Peace.