“I knew a lot about the show before hand. And I also personally know a lot of the actors and writers. So coming onto ninjago was both amazing and also like coming back to a familiar place for me. It was really exciting and fun.”
— Panton on Twitter
- He also plays Iron Man/Tony Stark in LEGO Avengers: Climate Conundrum and Clay Moorington, Beast Master and Burnzie in Nexo Knights.
- He is the last main cast member of Nexo Knights to receive a role in Ninjago.
- He stated that Kalmaar was the most fun villain he has played.
- He records short clips of himself acting as Kalmaar and sends them on Twitter, often twisting fan requests.
- He answers many Kalmaar-related questions in character on Twitter.
- He, Ian Hanlin, Bill Newton, Michael Daingerfield, Brian Drummond, Cole Howard, Britt McKillip, Nicole Oliver and Adrian Petriw voiced characters in LEGO Avengers: Climate Conundrum.