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List of famous male narrators, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male narrators list contains the most prominent and top males known for being narrators. There are thousand of males working as narrators in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic narrators have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a narrator then the people below should give you inspiration.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, including Jeff Bridges and Akira Kume.

While this isn't a list of all male narrators, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male narrators?" and "Who are the best male narrators?"
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Narrators
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Jeffrey Leon Bridges (born December 4, 1949) is an American actor, singer, and producer. He comes from a prominent acting family and appeared on the television series Sea Hunt (1958–60), with his father, Lloyd Bridges and brother, Beau Bridges. He won numerous accolades, including the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Otis "Bad" Blake in the 2009 film Crazy Heart, and earned Academy Award nominations for his roles in The Last Picture Show (1971), Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974), Starman (1984), The Contender (2000), True Grit (2010), and Hell or High Water (2016). His other films include Tron (1982), Jagged Edge (1985), The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989), The Fisher King (1991), ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Gabriel Byrne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Narrators
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Gabriel James Byrne (born 12 May 1950) is an Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator. His acting career began in the Focus Theatre before he joined London's Royal Court Theatre in 1979. Byrne's screen debut came in the Irish drama serial The Riordans and the spin-off show Bracken. He has starred in over 70 films for some of cinemas best known directors. On Broadway he received 3 Tony nominations for his roles in the work of Eugene O'Neill as well as the Outer Critics Circle Award for A touch of the poet. On television Byrne has been nominated for 3 Emmys. He won a Golden Globe for his performance in HBO's In Treatment (2008–2011) and the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Walkinstown, Republic of Ireland

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Eimei Esumi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Narrators
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Hideaki Esumi was an actor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1935-2004)

Birthplace: Shimane, Japan

Pete Smith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Narrators
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Peter Schmidt (September 4, 1892 – January 12, 1979), known as Pete Smith, was an American producer and narrator of "short subject" films. A native of New York City, Smith began working as a publicist at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer during the 1920s. He later became involved with movie making. He is best known for his series of short movies, the Pete Smith Specialties, which were produced from the 1930s to the 1950s. Smith produced and narrated more than 150 short movies which earned him two Best Live Action Short Film Academy Awards. In 1953, he was awarded an Academy Honorary Award for his short movies. Smith's later years were spent in a Santa Monica convalescent home due to ill health. In ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 87 (1892-1979)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York