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Famous Voice Actors from England

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List of notable or famous voice actors from England, with bios and photos, including the top voice actors born in England and even some popular voice actors who immigrated to England. If you're trying to find out the names of famous English voice actors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These voice actors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known voice actor from England is included when available.

List people include Hugh Laurie, Stan Laurel and many additional people as well.

This historic voice actors from England list can help answer the questions "Who are some English voice actors of note?" and "Who are the most famous voice actors from England?" These prominent voice actors of England may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected English voice actors.

Use this list of renowned English voice actors to discover some new voice actors that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (43 items)
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Alan Hardwick is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 69

Birthplace: Staveley, United Kingdom

Alan Hardwick (born 1949) is a former journalist and television presenter. He was the Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner from 2012 to 2016.
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Billie Whitelaw is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 86

Birthplace: Coventry, England

Billie Honor Whitelaw (6 June 1932 – 21 December 2014) was an English actress. She worked in close collaboration with Irish playwright Samuel Beckett for 25 years and was regarded as one of the ...more
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Bradley Lavelle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Dec. at 49 (1958-2007)

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Bradley Lavelle (31 March 1958 – 22 March 2007) was a British-based Canadian actor.Born in Toronto, Ontario, Lavelle appeared in such films as Hellbound: Hellraiser II, Nightbreed and Memphis ...more
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Cary Elwes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Cary Elwes Age: 56

Birthplace: Westminster, London, United Kingdom

Ivan Simon Cary Elwes (; born 26 October 1962) is an English actor and writer. He is best known for his roles as Westley in The Princess Bride, Robin Hood in Robin Hood: Men in Tights, and Dr. ...more

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Chris Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 88

Birthplace: Blackpool, United Kingdom

Chris Wiggins (January 13, 1931 – February 19, 2017) was an English-born Canadian actor.He started out as a banker in his home country before he began his acting career in Canada, where he moved ...more
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David Bowers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 49

Birthplace: England, Cheshire

David Bowers is a British film director and screenwriter, originally from Stockport, Greater Manchester, in the United Kingdom.
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Edward Kelsey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 89

Birthplace: Petersfield, United Kingdom

Edward "Ted" Kelsey (4 June 1930 – 23 April 2019) was an English actor, as well as a voiceover artist. He was known for voicing the role of Joe Grundy on the BBC radio soap opera The ...more
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Hugh Laurie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 59

Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom

James Hugh Calum Laurie, (; born 11 June 1959) is an English actor, director, singer, musician, comedian and author. Laurie first gained recognition for his work as one half of the comedy double ...more

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India Dupre is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 42

Birthplace: Leigh-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom

India Dupré is an English singer, songwriter and actress best known for her voice work in Lost and Mercenaries 2: World in Flames and her music. She recorded an album with English singer ...more
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James Faulkner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 70

Birthplace: England, London, Hampstead

James Faulkner may refer to: James Faulkner (actor) (born 1948), British television and film actor James Faulkner (cricketer) (born 1990), Australian cricketer James Faulkner (Livingston County, ...more
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James Thornton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 43

Birthplace: Bradford, United Kingdom

James Thornton (born 31 October 1975) is an English actor and voice-over artist. He is best known for portraying John Barton on the long-running British soap opera Emmerdale from 2009 to 2012. ...more
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Jay Simon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 52

Birthplace: England, London

Jay Simon (born 17 December 1966) is a British stage, film/television and voice actor best known for screen roles including: the Flight Attendant in The Wedding Date, Billy Hennessy in Jack ...more
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Jim Dale is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 83

Birthplace: Rothwell, United Kingdom

Jim Dale, (born 15 August 1935) is an English actor, narrator, singer, director, and composer. In the United Kingdom, he is best known as a pop singer of the 1960s who became a leading actor at ...more
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Jimmy Hibbert is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 62

Birthplace: Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom

James Christian Hibbert, better known as Jimmy Hibbert is an English writer, actor and voice actor known mainly for his work with the animation studio Cosgrove Hall Films.
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Joanna Lumley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 72

Birthplace: Srinagar, India

Joanna Lamond Lumley, (born 1 May 1946) is an English actress, former model, author and activist. She won two BAFTA TV Awards for her role as Patsy Stone in the BBC sitcom Absolutely Fabulous ...more

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John Hurt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 79

Birthplace: Chesterfield, United Kingdom

Sir John Vincent Hurt (22 January 1940 – 25 January 2017) was an English actor whose career spanned more than 50 years. Hurt came to prominence for his role as Richard Rich in the film A Man for ...more

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Justin Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 49

Birthplace: South East England, Eurasia, Reading, United Kingdom, England, + more

Justin Fletcher, (born 15 June 1970) is an English comedian, children's television presenter and actor on the BBC pre-school television channel CBeebies, speaking and performing in various, ...more
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Kayvan Novak is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 40

Birthplace: Cricklewood, United Kingdom

Kayvan Novak (Persian: کیوان نواک‎; born 23 November 1978) is a British actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is best known for co-creating and starring in the comedy series Fonejacker from 2006 ...more
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Kevin McNally is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 62

Birthplace: Bristol, England

Kevin Robert McNally (born 27 April 1956) is an English actor who has worked in theatre and radio as well as in film and television. He is best known for portraying Joshamee Gibbs in the Pirates ...more
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Long John Baldry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Dec. at 64 (1941-2005)

Birthplace: East Haddon, United Kingdom

John William "Long John" Baldry (12 January 1941 – 21 July 2005) was an English-Canadian blues singer and voice actor. In the 1960s, he was one of the first British vocalists to sing ...more
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Marcus Bentley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 51

Birthplace: Gateshead, United Kingdom

Marcus Morgan Bentley (born 4 October 1967) is a British actor, broadcaster and voice-over artist. Bentley is most known for narrating the UK version of the Dutch reality television programme ...more
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Martin Jarvis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 77

Birthplace: England, Cheltenham

Martin Jarvis, OBE (born 4 August 1941) is an English actor and voice actor. After a varied career in film and television, he has become particularly noted for his voice acting for radio and ...more
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Michael Hordern is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Dec. at 84 (1911-1995)

Birthplace: England, Berkhamsted

Sir Michael Murray Hordern, CBE (3 October 1911 – 2 May 1995) was an English stage and film actor whose career spanned nearly 60 years. He is best known for his Shakespearean roles, especially ...more
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Miriam Margolyes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 77

Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom

Miriam Margolyes, (; born 18 May 1941) is a British-Australian actress and voice artist. Her earliest roles were in theatre and after several supporting roles in film and television she won a ...more
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Neil Ross is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Voice Actors from England
Age: 74

Birthplace: England, London

Neil Ross (born 31 December 1944) is a British-American voice actor and announcer, now resident in the United States, working in Los Angeles. Noted for his Trans-Atlantic accent, Ross has ...more