Best Voice Actors (Canadian and American)by justasnowflake | created - 25 Jan 2017 | updated - 3 months ago | Public
in no particular order (except for numbers 1 & 2); in anime, animation and video games. They have great voices, and know how to ACT
1. Paul Dobson
Paul Dobson was born on December 7, 1963 in London, England as Paul William Dobson. He is known for his work on Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (2011), InuYasha: The Final Act (2009) and ReBoot (1994).
The very talented voice actor, Marc Diraison, started voicing characters in anime that was being dubbed in New York City in early 2000s. He has since given his voice to many characters in anime shows and feature films, and in other animated shows. In addition to that, he has also directed and ...
Actor | Spider-Man
Born in Alliance, Ohio, which was the first of many homes for Yuri; he's lived in Virginia, Tennessee, West Africa, Japan, New York and resides in Los Angeles.
Yuri discovered his talent and passion for acting near the end of high school and since then has made a reputation of being a committed and ...
4. David Kaye
Actor | Up
David Kaye's voiceover career began with 'The Great American Hero', General Hawk in the D.I.C. animated series, G.I. Joe in 1989. Working as an on-air talent for radio station C.K.L.G. (L.G.73) quickly became less interesting as both on-camera and behind-the-microphone roles started taking up more ...
5. Laura Bailey
Actress | Gears 5
Laura Bailey was born on May 28, 1981 in Biloxi, Mississippi, USA as Laura Dawn Bailey. She is known for her work on Gears 5 (2019), Spider-Man (2018) and Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (2017). She has been married to Travis Willingham since September 25, 2011. They have one child.
Actor | Avengers Assemble
Hailing from Texas and an athletic background, Travis Willingham graduated from Texas Christian University's theater program in 2003. No stranger to the stage or screen, Travis was surprised to develop a new talent in voice-over. His booming voice can be recognized in over 150 different video game ...
7. Brad Swaile
Actor | X-Men: Evolution
Brad has been acting since he was in middle school and high school. Upon graduating from Sir Winston Churchill Secondary in British Columbia, Canada, he became involved with Vancouver Youth Theatre. Subsequently, he then became part of Tarlington Talent Agency. He landed his first voice role as Ace...
Actor | Dragon Ball Z
Brian Drummond was born on August 10, 1969 in Salmon Arm, British Columbia, Canada. He is an actor, known for Dragon Ball Z (1996), Death Note (2006) and Hot Wheels Highway 35 World Race (2003). He has been married to Laura Drummond since July 25, 1992. They have three children.
10. Tara Strong
Actress | Batman: The Killing Joke
Tara Strong began her acting career at the age of 13 in Toronto, Canada. She landed several TV, film, and musical theater roles as well as her first lead in an animated series as the title role of "Hello Kitty." After a short run at Toronto's Second City theater company, she moved to Los Angeles ...
11. Fred Tatasciore
Actor | Team America: World Police
Fred Tatasciore is a voice actor/animator known for his work in film, television and games. He can be heard regularly on Fox's "Family Guy," "American Dad," and "The Cleveland Show." He plays Aaarggggh! and many characters on the new show, "Trollhunters" (for Netflix by Guillermo Del Torro), For ...
12. Jeff Bennett
Actor | Enchanted
Jeff Bennett was born on October 2, 1962 in Houston, Texas, USA as Jeffrey Glenn Bennett. He is known for his work on Enchanted (2007), Johnny Bravo (1997) and The Penguins of Madagascar (2008). He has been married to Susan E. Welby since October 8, 1988. They have one child.
13. Michael Dobson
Actor | Sausage Party
Michael was born in London, England and grew up in both England and Canada.
In Georgetown, Ontario, he chose theater arts as an elective and it is there that Michael says "He found his tribe'. Inspired by his Theater Arts teacher Michelle Mole, he was soon voicing all the school announcements and ...
15. Crispin Freeman
Crispin is the oldest of three. He has a younger brother, Clark, and youngest sister, Cassidy. All three attended the Latin School of Chicago, where Crispin graduated in a class of 60 in 1990. Crispin had a Mac in 1985. To this day he is still an avid computer geek. He played no official team ...
Actor | Bleach: Burîchi
Johnny Yong Bosch was born on January 6, 1976 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as John Jay Bosch. He is known for his work on Bleach: Burîchi (2004), Akira (1988) and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie (1995). He has been married to Amy Bosch since March 21, 2003. They have two children.
Actress | Ookami kodomo no Ame to Yuki
Colleen Clinkenbeard was born on April 13, 1980 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Colleen Smith Clinkenbeard. She is an actress and producer, known for Wolf Children (2012), Munemoshune no musume tachi (2008) and Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013). She has been married to Patric Carroll since ...
19. Kirby Morrow
Actor | A Ring by Spring
Kirby Morrow trained in theatre at Mount Royal University, in Calgary, Alberta. Throughout his career, Kirby has also trained in Vancouver, Paris, Dublin, Toronto and Los Angeles. Reaching a successful stature in both on camera and animation voice overs, Kirby is a highly sought after guest at ...
21. Jason Griffith
Sound_department | Durante la tormenta
Jason Griffith was born on November 29, 1980 in Lakeline, Ohio, USA as Jason Adam Griffith. He is known for his work on Mirage (2018), The Girl on the Train (2016) and Super Smash Bros. Brawl (2008). He has been married to Melissa Ryan since August 15, 2015.
"You've heard Roger Craig Smith.
Maybe you've not heard of him, but you've definitely heard this former stand-up comedian's voice in countless TV shows, video games, films and commercials.
Roger Craig Smith is a man of a thousand voices. In just one production alone, Roger has voiced more than 170 ...
24. Dan Green
Dan Green was born on February 16, 1971 in San Rafael, California, USA as James Hadley Snyder. He is known for his work on Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions (2016), Sonic X (2003) and Yu-Gi-Oh! (2000). He was previously married to Michal Friedman.
25. Trevor Devall
Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy
A native of Edmonton, Canada, Trevor Devall spent 15 years in Vancouver's voice-over industry as an animation and commercial voice actor, before continuing his career in Los Angeles.
He is a prolific voice artist, having performed in hundreds of animated productions including television movies, ...
26. Bryce Papenbrook
Actor | Shingeki no kyojin
Bryce Papenbrook was born on February 24, 1986 in West Hills, California, USA as Bryce Austin Papenbrook. He is an actor, known for Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (2012) (2012), Call of Duty: Ghosts (2013) (2013), Kirito in Sword Art Online (2012) (2014) and Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan (2013) (...
27. Ray Chase
Actor | Final Fantasy XV
Ray Chase is best known for his versatility as a voice actor in video games and animation, as well as being a major spokesperson for brands such as Coke Zero, Progressive, Welch's, Corona Light, and Naturebox. Video game fans know him as the lead protagonist Noctis in Final Fantasy XV (2016) and ...
29. Steve Blum
Actor | Star Wars: Rebels
With hundreds of V/O credits to his name, Veteran Voice Monkey Steve Blum is best known as the voice of "Spike Spiegel" from Cowboy Bebop, "Wolverine" from several incarnations of X-Men (animated movies, games, the Wolverine and the X-Men TV Series, The Super Hero Squad Show, X-Men Anime and more),...
30. Brina Palencia
Actress | Lumberjack Man
Brina Palencia was born on February 13, 1984 as Brina Michelle Palencia. She is an Honduran-American actress, voice-over artist and director, known for One Piece: Wan pîsu (1999), Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009), The Walking Dead (2010), and Star-Crossed (2014). Her voice has been featured in ...
31. Robbie Daymond
Actor | Spider-Man
Robert Daymond Howard was born on March 11th, 1982, in the town of Chesterfield, Mo. His mother Laura Marks and biological father Robert Niles lived in Warrenton, Missouri in a home on Robbie's grandparent's estate. It was in this small town that Robbie would spend the first twelve years of his ...
35. Troy Baker
Actor | The Last of Us
Troy Baker was born on April 1, 1976 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Troy Edward Baker. He is known for his work on The Last of Us (2013), BioShock Infinite (2013) and Batman: Arkham Knight (2015). He has been married to Pamela Walworth since October 13, 2012. They have one child. He was previously ...
36. Frank Welker
Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Frank Welker was born in Colorado. He followed his dream in California, and started a voice acting career which has amassed over five decades of hundreds of credits, accolades, and friends. Frank worked with fellow voice actors Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe, Don Messick, Heather North, and Indira/...
37. Rob Paulsen
Actor | Animaniacs
Rob Paulsen was born on March 11, 1956 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Robert Fredrick Paulsen III. He is known for his work on Animaniacs (1993), Pinky and the Brain (1995) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012). He has been married to Parrish Todd since 1983. They have one child. He was previously ...
38. Jim Cummings
Actor | Christopher Robin
Born James Jonah Cummings on November 3, 1952, he grew up in Youngstown, Ohio.
Sooner or later, he moved to New Orleans. There, he designed Mardi Gras floats, was a singer, door-to-door salesman, and a Louisiana riverboat deckhand.
Then Cummings moved to Anaheim, California, where he started his ...
39. Caitlin Glass
Actress | Hagane no renkinjutsushi
Caitlin Glass was born on November 16, 1981 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Caitlin Tiffany Glass. She is known for her work on Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood (2009), Escaflowne: The Movie (2000) and Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos (2011).
41. Liam O'Brien
Actor | Critical Role
Liam O'Brien was born on May 28, 1976 and was raised in Weehawken, New Jersey, USA. He worked in the theater during his early career, before branching out into work in animation, video games, and film. He has been married to Amy Kincaid since July 6, 2002. They have two children.
42. John DiMaggio
Actor | Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet
John DiMaggio was born on September 4, 1968 in North Plainfield, New Jersey, USA as John William DiMaggio. He is known for his work on Mythic Quest: Raven's Banquet (2020), Disenchantment (2018) and Historical Roasts (2019). He has been married to Kate Miller since October 22, 2014.
43. Mark Hamill
Actor | Star Wars
Mark Hamill is best known for his portrayal of Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars trilogy - Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980), and Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) - a role he reprised in Star Wars: Episode VII - ...
Actor | Mortal Kombat
Well-known, king-sized actor and voice artist Kevin Michael Richardson was born in Bronx, New York. He is, perhaps, mostly recognizable for his deep voice, which he uses in many of his works.
Richardson is a classically trained actor. He first gained recognition as one of only eight U.S. high school...
45. Sean Schemmel
Sean Schemmel was born on November 21, 1968 in Waterloo, Iowa, USA as Sean Christian Neil. He is known for his work on Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013), Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" (2015) and Dragon Ball Z Kai (2009). He was previously married to Melodee Lenz and Melissa Denise ...
Christopher Sabat was born on April 22, 1973 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Christopher Robin Sabat. He is an actor and producer, known for Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013), Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F" (2015) and Dragon Ball Z (1996). He has been married to Tabitha ...
47. Josh Keaton
Actor | Hercules
Josh Keaton was born on February 8, 1979 in Pasadena, California, USA as Joshua Luis Wiener. He is known for his work on Hercules (1997), Voltron: Legendary Defender (2016) and Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater (2004). He has been married to Elizabeth Melendez since May 30, 2009.
48. Kyle Hebert
Kyle was one of the few people who knew what he wanted to be as a youth and actually achieved it. In high school and at the University of North Texas, he was a DJ for the school radio stations. Not long after graduation, he worked his way thru many radio formats and eventually found a home on ...
Actress | Kimi no na wa.
Cassandra Lee Morris was born on April 19, 1982 in Connecticut, USA. She is known for her work on Your Name. (2016), Sword Art Online (2012) and Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part III: Rebellion (2013). She has been married to Steve Shebby since February 13, 2016.
Actress | My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Tabitha St. Germain (also known by the alias of Paulina Gillis) is a Canadian actress. She has made the transition from stage work to voice work, and has since become one of the core voice actresses working in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. As Paulina Gillis, she won a Dora Award in 1995 for ...
52. Jennifer Hale
Actress | Mass Effect 3
Jennifer Hale was born on January 1, 1965 in Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada as Jennifer Leigh Hale. She is an actress, known for Mass Effect 3 (2012), Mass Effect (2007) and Mass Effect 2 (2010). She has been married to Barry Oswick since 2009. They have one child.
53. Ashleigh Ball
Actress | My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic
Ashleigh Ball was born on March 31, 1983 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as Ashleigh Adele Ball. She is known for her work on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010), My Little Pony: The Movie (2017) and My Little Pony: Equestria Girls (2013).
Actor | Star Wars: The Clone Wars
James Arnold Taylor's versatile vocal range has given him success in every facet of the voice-over industry. His voice is heard all of the world daily, and you would never know it's one person. His list of credits range from leading roles in major summer blockbuster films, starring roles in the ...
56. Aaron Dismuke
Actor | Hagane no renkinjutsushi
Aaron Dismuke was born on October 13, 1992 in Tarrant County, Texas, USA as Aaron Mitchell Dismuke. He is an actor and writer, known for Fullmetal Alchemist (2003), Escaflowne: The Movie (2000) and Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005).
Actor | War for the Planet of the Apes
Alessandro Juliani presently makes his living as an actor, voice actor, singer, composer, and sound designer. He once commanded the Battlestar Galactica for 27 minutes. He frequently lends his voice to the animated programs that your kids/grand-kids/socially awkward uncles currently binge. He was ...
58. Sam Riegel
Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Sam Riegel is an accomplished voice actor and Emmy Award-winning voice director. He is also on the show "Critical Role (2015)", a live-streamed Dungeons and Dragons game on Geek and Sundry. He plays the game with fellow voice actors Matthew Mercer, Taliesin Jaffe, Travis Willingham, Laura Bailey, ...
64. Nolan North
Nolan North was born on October 31, 1970 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA as Nolan Ramsay North. He is known for his work on Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection (2015), Con Man (2015) and Pretty Little Liars (2010). He has been married to Jill Murray since June 4, 1999. They have two children.
Actress | Danny Phantom
Colleen O'Shaughnessey was born on September 15, 1971 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA as Colleen Ann O'Shaughnessey. She is known for her work on Danny Phantom (2004), Digimon Adventure tri. Part 1: Reunion (2015) and The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010). She has been married to Jason ...
66. Richard Epcar
Actor | Mortal Kombat 11
Richard Epcar is an actor/voice actor-director who has voiced over 600 characters in Video games, Animation and Anime. Best known as the voice of Batou in the Ghost in the Shell franchise, The Joker in several Batman games, including Injustice: Gods Among Us and Injustice 2, Raiden in Mortal Kombat...
67. Dameon Clarke
Actor | How to Get Away with Murder
Dameon J. Clarke is a Canadian-American actor and voice actor. His TV credits include Graceland, How to Get Away with Murder, 24, Castle, Supernatural and Prison Break, and his film work includes How to Be a Serial Killer and I Love You Phillip Morris. He has worked with numerous Academy Award ...
Actor | The Big O
Michael McConnohie was born on July 23, 1951 in Mansfield, Ohio, USA as Michael D. McConnohie. He is an actor and writer, known for The Big O (1999), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991).
71. Ron Perlman
Actor | Hand of God
Ron Perlman is a classically-trained actor who has appeared in countless stage plays, feature films and television productions.
Ronald N. Perlman was born April 13, 1950 in Washington Heights, Manhattan, New York. His mother, Dorothy (Rosen), is retired from the City Clerk's Office. His father, ...
75. Marc Thompson
Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Marc Thompson was born on May 20, 1975 in Webster, New York, USA as Marc J. Thompson. He is an actor, known for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003), G.I. Joe: Sigma 6 (2005) and Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin I - Blue-Eyed Casval (2015). He has been married to Lesley Grogan since January 29, 2000. ...
76. Joshua Seth
Actor | Akira
Joshua Seth is the voice of some of the most popular Anime characters of all time and has been heard on over 65 animated TV series and Movies as well as hundreds of commercials and literally thousands of promos.
Joshua's unique voice caught the attention of casting directors back in the late 90s and...
Saffron Henderson was born on September 25, 1965 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. She is an actress, known for Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989), Kleo the Misfit Unicorn (1997) and The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (2006). She has been married to Chris Pritchett since ...
80. Janyse Jaud
Self | Adoption Stories
Janyse Jaud (actress, singer/songwriter, and dancer) is an exciting and versatile talent, and has been featured in a prolific spectrum of media, from television to film, animation and music, to anime and video games.
Raised on a farm in Kelowna, British Columbia and of Icelandic and French descent, ...
81. Greg Ayres
Actor | Chrono Crusade
Greg Ayres was born on December 7, 1968 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Gregory Scott Ayres. He is an actor, known for Chrono Crusade (2003), Heaven's Lost Property the Movie: The Angeloid of Clockwork (2011) and Deadman Wonderland (2011).
83. Tom Kenny
Actor | SpongeBob SquarePants
Tom Kenny grew up in East Syracuse, New York. When Tom was young he was into comic books, drawing funny pictures and collecting records. Tom turned to stand-up comedy in Boston and San Francisco. This led to appearances on every cable show spawned by the stand-up epidemic of the '80s and '90s as ...
Keith Silverstein was born on December 24, 1970 in Plainfield, New Jersey, USA as Ketih David Silverstein. He is known for his work on Ghost in the Shell (2017), Shazam! (2019) and Bleach: Burîchi (2004). He has been married to Rosemary Do since October 10, 2010.
86. Cherami Leigh
Actress | Temple Grandin
Cherami Leigh Kuehn (born July 19, 1988) is an American actress and voice artist who has provided voices for a number of English-language versions of Japanese anime series and video games with Funimation, Bang Zoom! Entertainment and Studiopolis.
Leigh began acting at the age of six. She studied ...
Actress | Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
Cristina Valenzuela was born on July 11, 1987 in Norwalk, California, USA as Cristina Danielle Valenzuela. She is an actress and casting director, known for Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (2015), Shantae and the Seven Sirens (2019) and Pokémon Masters (2019).
92. Richard Ian Cox
Actor | Dinotrux
Richard Ian Cox was born on October 3, 1973 in St. Asaph, Wales. He is an actor and writer, known for Dinotrux (2015), Spy Kids: Mission Critical (2018) and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010). He has been married to Becky Cox since June 10, 2006. They have four children.
93. Scott Rayow
Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Scott Rayow was born on November 30, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Scott Jason Rayow. He is an actor, known for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003), Turtles Forever (2009) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled (2009). He has been married to Deborah Lerman since September...
94. Tom Kane
Actor | Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Tom started doing voiceover work professionally at the age of 15, in his hometown of Kansas City. By the time he got out of college he had done several hundred commercials, then he moved to Hollywood and started landing Movie Trailers, Network Promos, Games, Feature Films and Cartoons.
First came ...
95. Ted Lewis
Ted Lewis was born on October 18, 1969 in Bellingham, Massachusetts, USA as Edmund Paul Lewis. He is known for his work on Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998), Kirby: Right Back at Ya! (2001) and Sonic X (2003). He has been married to John Spiteri since August 12, 2017.
97. Martin Billany
Actor | Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series
Martin Billany was born on February 3, 1983 in Knutsford, Cheshire, England as Martin Piers Billany. He is an actor and writer, known for Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series (2006), Yu-Gi-Oh! 3D: Bonds Beyond Time Abridged (2011) and Naruto: The Abridged Comedy Fandub Spoof Series Show (2009). He has ...
99. Chris Patton
Actor | Hagane no renkinjutsushi
Born in Houston, Texas and started acting/singing in Opera and Musical Theatre at the age of ten. Began his Voiceover career in 1999 with ADV Films. He has voiced over 200 Anime titles, including iconic shows such as Dragon Ball Z, Pokemon, Fullmetal Alchemist, and Soul Eater.
Chris has also ...
100. Richard Newman
Richard Newman was born on November 2, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is known for his work on Street Fighter: The Animated Series (1995), Beast Wars: Transformers (1996) and Escaflowne (1996). He is married to Lisa Bunting. They have one child.