Ray Buktenica is the voice of Hugo Strange in Batman: The Animated Series. Hugo Strange is a supervillain appearing in comic books published by DC Comics, commonly as an adversary of the superhero Batman. He was a psychiatrist running a rest hospital which he used to blackmail Gotham City’s elites with secrets he discovered with a machine that reads their thoughts and memories The character is one of Batman's first recurring villains and is also one of the first Batman villains to discover the hero's secret identity. Hugo Strange developed a machine that allowed him to read people’s thoughts. He touted himself as a psychotherapist who ran a resort to help people deal with emotional problems. In actuality, he would use his machine to learn one’s darkest secrets, then blackmail them into keeping their secret.