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List of famous narrators, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top narrators in the world? This includes the most prominent narrators, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable narrators is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic narrators were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned narrators.

A list made up of people like Jeff Bridges and Gabriel Byrne. Some of the following people are considered the greatest narrators for TV, film, and others. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known narrators to the lesser known narrators of today, these are some of the best professionals in the narrator field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous narrators ever?" and "What are the names of famous narrators?" then you're in the right place. 
Jeff Bridges is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Narrators
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Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges is an American actor, singer, and producer. He comes from a well-known acting family and began his televised acting in 1958 as a child with his father, Lloyd Bridges, and brother, Beau, on television's Sea Hunt. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role as Otis ...more

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Gabriel Byrne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Narrators
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Gabriel James Byrne 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 soap opera The Riordans and the spin-off ...more

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#11 on The Best Irish Actors of All Time

#93 on The Greatest British Actors of All Time

#8 on The Best Living Irish Actors

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

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Pete Smith was an American publicist, short subject producer and narrator. A native of New York City, Smith began working as a publicist at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in the 1920s. He later moved into film making. He is best known for his series of shorts, the Pete Smith Specialties, which were in ...more

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