Rodger Bumpass is a Guest Star as the voice of Hocke
During August 2006, rumors were circulated that Bumpass died during heart surgery just like Josh Ryan Evans, the character of Timmy Lenox from the Monday's episode of Passions in August 5, 2002.
His death was noted on Internet Movie Database and in the Arkansas State University alumni newsletter. Bumpass confirmed that reports of his death were untrue.
Bumpass rides a recumbent bicycle and he's alive. As an in-joke by the producers of the Spongebob Squarepants Movie, Squidward does too.
In 2011, Bumpass going to talk about another Spongebob motion picture during the reprising role as Squidward Tentacles and he was during the song called "Superior". Producer Andy Paley planned about Rodger's new song from The Spongebob Squarepants Movie sequel.
Darla K. Anderson has the first director with Brenda Chapman the co-director of The Prince of Egypt to give Bumpass has a new character from the movie A Bug's Life 2 in 2013.