Voice Actors

Voice Actors are the performers who do voice-overs or provide voices for animated characters in various works like feature films, dubbed foreign language films, animated short films, television programs, commercials, radio or audio dramas, etc. Reginald Fessenden became one of the earliest voice actors when he made a radio broadcast during Christmas of 1906 in a program of Christmas messages and spiritual music to ships at sea. Walt Disney, the creator of Mickey Mouse, also voiced the character in early films, heralding in the era of animated sound films. Another well-known voice actor in the first half of the 20th century was radio personality Mel Blanc who also provided his voice to numerous animated films. One of the most talented and versatile stars in the field of voice acting, he is still known today as The Man of 1000 Voices. Don LaFontaine, another highly accomplished voice actor, recorded more than 5,000 film trailers and hundreds of thousands of television advertisements, network promotions, and video game trailers. Some popular contemporary voice actors are David Kaye, Brittney Karbowski, Tom Kane, and Eric Idle. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous voice actors.

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 1 Lizzo

Lizzo
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 27, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Three-time Grammy-winning rap and hip-hop sensation Lizzo is also a queer and body-positivity icon. She began singing with groups such as The Chalice and Grrrl Prty, and graced the Billboard 200 with the album Cuz I Love You. Time’s 2019 Entertainer of the Year, Lizzo is also a talented flute-player.

 2 Kiernan Shipka

Kiernan Shipka
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: November 10, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Kiernan Shipka is best known as Sally Draper from Mad Men, a role that earned her multiple awards, such as the Young Artist Award and the Screen Actors Guild Award. She also amazed fans with her portrayal of Sabrina in a 2018 remake of the series Sabrina the Teenage Witch
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 3 Sam Worthington

Sam Worthington
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Famous As: Actor, Voice actor
Birthdate: August 2, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Australian, British

 4 Josh Gad

Josh Gad
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Famous As: Actor, Voice Actor
Birthdate: February 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

American actor Josh Gad is credited with bringing the famous character Olaf to life with his impressive voice-acting skills in the Frozen franchise. He is also credited with launching Reunited Apart, a YouTube series, which reunites the cast of popular movies. The series also encourages viewers to support charity organizations, such as No Kid Hungry, Project Hope, and Dig Deep.

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 5 Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw
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Famous As: Stage actor, Television actor, Film actor, Voice actor
Birthdate: October 14, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: British

 6 Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard
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Famous As: Comedian, Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor
Birthdate: February 7, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
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 7 Tara Strong

Tara Strong
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: February 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Canadian, American
Tara Strong has voiced countless animated characters, such as Dil Pickles in Rugrats, Bubbles in The Powerpuff Girls, and Twilight Sparkle in My Little Pony. She has also voiced for video games such as Mortal Kombat X. She now runs VoiceStarz, a company that helps people build careers in voice-acting.
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 8 Seth Green

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Birthdate: February 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

Seth Green is a popular American actor and voice artist who is credited with co-creating the famous adult animated comedy TV series Robot Chicken for Adult Swim. As a voice actor, Seth Green has contributed immensely to the success of series, Family Guy.

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 9 Carice van Houten

Carice van Houten
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Dutch
Carice van Houten is best known for her Emmy-nominated performance as Melisandre in the series Game of Thrones. She has previously amazed audiences with her Golden Calf-winning roles in Black Book, The Happy Housewife, and Black Butterflies. She is also known for her pop-rock album See You on the Ice.

 10 Fran Drescher

Fran Drescher
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 30, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

Fran Drescher is an American actress and comedian. Characterized by her thick New York accent and nasal voice, Fran Drescher serves as an inspiration to many cancer patients as she successfully fought off the disease after suffering from uterine cancer. She is also an outspoken LGBT rights activist and healthcare advocate.

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 11 Richard C Armitage

Richard C Armitage
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 22, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British

Richard Crispin Armitage is an English actor whose portrayal of Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit film series earned him international recognition and a Saturn Award. Well-known for his baritone voice, Richard Armitage has also recorded many audiobooks; in 2014, he won an Audiobook of the Year award for his work on Hamlet, Prince of Denmark: A Novel.

 12 John Leguizamo

John Leguizamo
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Famous As: Actor, Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: July 22, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Colombian, American

John Leguizamo is a popular stand-up comedian and actor who is credited with voicing Sid the Sloth in the Ice Age film series. Over the years, John Leguizamo has also played a major role in helping the Hispanic community and has been honored by organizations, such as the Hispanic Organization of Latin Actors.

 13 Sonakshi Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Indian

 14 Teri Hatcher

Teri Hatcher
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 8, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Teri Hatcher is best known for her Golden Globe- and SAG Award-winning performance as Susan Mayer in Desperate Housewives. She also voiced Dottie in the Planes movies and was seen as Lois Lane in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and as Paris Carver in Tomorrow Never Dies.

 15 Robin Williams

Robin Williams
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Famous As: American stand-up comedian
Birthdate: July 21, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: August 11, 2014

One of the finest comedians of all time, Robin Williams began his career as a stand-up comedian and soon moved to act in television and films. Though widely recognised for his comedic skills, the immensely talented Williams proved his versatility by taking up and successfully performing more serious roles in films like Good Will Hunting and The Fisher King.

 16 John C. Reilly

John C. Reilly
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Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: May 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 17 Walt Disney

Walt Disney
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Birthdate: December 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: December 15, 1966

Walt Disney is considered to be the forerunner of the American animation industry. He has won 22 Oscars and holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual as a film producer. His The Walt Disney Company‍ has produced many successful animation films. He later established amusement theme park, Disneyland, in 1955, which has since grown manifold.

 18 Clancy Brown

Clancy Brown
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Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: January 5, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 19 Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 7, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American, Northern Irish

The recipient of multiple awards, actor Liam Neeson has been ranked among  the '100 Sexiest Stars in Film History'. One of the highest-grossing actors of all time, he first rose to prominence in the 1990s with his title role in the epic drama film Schindler's List. Since then, he has appeared in many other critically acclaimed films.

 20 Noel Gallagher

Noel Gallagher
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 29, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British

 21 Dick Van Dyke

Dick Van Dyke
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Famous As: Actors
Birthdate: December 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American

Richard Van Dyke is an actor, writer, singer and dancer. He became famous after working on radio and Broadway and later for his role in the television sitcom The Dick Van Dyke Show. He tasted more success after starring in musical films such Bye Bye Birdie and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.  He has received many awards including Emmy, Tony and Grammy.

 22 Alexandra Breckenridge

Alexandra Breckenridge
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Famous As: Actress, Photographer
Birthdate: May 15, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Alexandra Breckenridge is best known as Sophie from the series This Is Us. The tattoo-loving actor has also voiced a number of characters in Family Guy. Other notable projects featuring her are the series Dirt, Virgin River, and True Blood, and the movies The Bridge to Nowhere and Broken Vows.

 23 Michael Sheen

Michael Sheen
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British

Michael Sheen is a Welsh actor and started his career as a theatre artist. He rose to fame in the 2000s as a screen actor after working in various biographical films. He starred in television films like The Deal, The Queen and The Special Relationship. Some of his notable films are The Twilight Saga: New Moon and Midnight in Paris.

 24 Josh Lucas

Josh Lucas
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 25 Armie Hammer

Armie Hammer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 28, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 26 Josh Peck

Josh Peck
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Famous As: Actor & Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: November 10, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

Josh Peck is a comedian, actor, and YouTuber. After starting his career as a child artist, Peck went on to establish himself in the film and TV industry. His performance in the sitcom Drake & Josh earned him the Favorite Male TV Star award at the 2008 UK Kids' Choice Awards. As a social media influencer, he also inspires children and youngsters.

 27 Lena Headey

Lena Headey
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Famous As: Actor, Voice actor
Birthdate: October 3, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Bermudian, British

 28 Alan Thicke

Alan Thicke
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Famous As: Actor, Songwriter, Composer, Television presenter, Voice actor, Comedian
Birthdate: March 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Canadian
Died: December 13, 2016

 29 Hasan Minhaj

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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: September 23, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Hasan Minhaj began his career as a stand-up comedian and eventually soared to fame with Comedy Central's The Daily Show. Fans loved his Netflix shows Homecoming King and Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj. The Peabody- and Webby-winning entertainer was a featured speaker at the 2017 White House Correspondents' Dinner.

 30 Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 26, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

Seth MacFarlane is best known as the creator of animated television series Family Guy and American Dad. He won many awards for Family Guy, including couple of Emmys. He also created and starred in the sci-fi comedy-drama television series The Orville. He’s worked in films too and acted in and directed Ted and Ted 2. He is also an accomplished singer.

 31 Atticus Shaffer

Atticus Shaffer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 19, 1998
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 32 Linda Cardellini

Linda Cardellini
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 25, 1975
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 33 James Cromwell

James Cromwell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 27, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 34 Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

A popular actress, producer, and activist, Rosario Dawson is known as much for her involvement in politics and philanthropy as for her work in films and television. A strong supporter of various charitable organizations, such as One Campaign and Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, Rosario came out as member of the LGBT community in 2020.

 35 Jim Belushi

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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: June 15, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

The younger brother of iconic comedian and actor John Belushi, Jim Belushi followed in his brother's footsteps to become a comedian and actor. He is also a passionate cannabis cultivator and plans to open a cannabis dispensary in Downtown Portland.

 36 Rosa Salazar

Rosa Salazar
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 16, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 37 Peter Stormare

Peter Stormare
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 27, 1953
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Swedish, American
Actor, musician, and theater director Peter Stormare is best known as John Abruzzi from Prison Break. He has also appeared in films such as Minority Report, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, and Fargo. He is also a skilled voice actor who has appeared in video games such as Destiny.

 38 Hayden Christensen

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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 19, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Canadian

Canadian actor, Hayden Christensen, is best known for his role of Darth Vader in Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones and Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith. However, many critics panned his acting in both the films. Shattered Glass, Awake, Jumper, Outcast, First Kill and The Last Man are some of his other notable films.

 39 Ben McKenzie

Ben McKenzie
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American

 40 Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston
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Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: March 7, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

American actor Bryan Cranston became a household name when he starred in the hit television series Breaking Bad. He won four Primetime Emmy Awards for the role. Seinfeld, Malcolm in the Middle and Sneaky Pete are some of his other notable series. He has also worked in many films and has received critical acclaim for movies like Trumbo and The Upside.

 41 Gabriel Iglesias

Gabriel Iglesias
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Famous As: Comedian, Actor, Voice Actor
Birthdate: July 15, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Gabriel Iglesias gained fame for his stand-up specials I'm Not Fat... I'm Fluffy and Hot and Fluffy. His comedy is devoid of any controversial topic and consists of self-deprecating jokes about his weight and his Hispanic descent. Also seen in Netflix’s Mr. Iglesias, Gabriel is known for his Hawaiian shirts.

 42 David Tennant

David Tennant
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 18, 1971
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: British

A celebrated son of Scotland, David Tennant is best known for his lead role in the BBC series, Doctor Who, from 2005-10. The show made him a household name and a sex symbol. His career continues to flourish with lead roles in films and television. He’s also a prolific theater actor having played Shakespearean characters like Hamlet and Richard II.

 43 Alicia Witt

Alicia Witt
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 21, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 44 Val Kilmer

Val Kilmer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 31, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American

 45 Michael Rooker

Michael Rooker
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 6, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

Michael Rooker is an American actor. A black belt holder in Kyokushin style of karate, Michael Rooker often uses his martial arts skills to play his characters, such as Yondu Udonta in Guardians of the Galaxy, to perfection. He is also known for his performance in popular TV series like The Walking Dead.

 46 Natalie Dormer

Natalie Dormer
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 11, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British

Natalie Dormer is a popular English actress who received international recognition after playing Margaery Tyrell in one of the most popular TV series of all time, Game of Thrones. Also known for her charity work and advocacy, Natalie traveled to Tanzania in 2017 along with a humanitarian organization called Plan International to ban child marriage in the East African country.

 47 T.J. Miller

T.J. Miller
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 4, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 48 Domhnall Gleeson

Domhnall Gleeson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Irish

 49 Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey
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Famous As: actor, singer, television actor, voice actor
Birthdate: May 28, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 50 Bill Hader

Bill Hader
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: June 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

Bill Hader is an American actor and comedian. He is credited with creating the popular HBO series Barry. A product of Saturday Night Live, Bill Hader's journey from being a below-average student at school to becoming a popular personality in the American film and TV industry continues to serve as an inspiration to many.

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