Meet Our International Narrators

RJ Bayley

Beginning with a chat show on Edinburgh radio,  soon RJ’s charming, distinctive British voice could be heard on stations across BBC, TalkSport and Smooth networks.

Alana Kerr Collins

Alana was born and raised in Belfast, N. Ireland and holds a BA in Drama/English from Trinity College, Dublin.

Mera Mayde

Mera is now based in the City of Angels, where she continues her passion for living stories that may have begun with her professional stage debut and first award for best actress in her early teens while growing up in Germany. She works internationally and across the board, including TV, film, stage, voice, lipsynch/dub and ADR.

John York

John has experience in Television Presenting, a background in both drama and musical theatre, and over 50 Audiobooks to his name.

Jonathan Johns

Jonathan is a full time narrator and storyteller based in Cornwall.

 

Shiromi Arserio

Originally from the UK, Shiromi has lived all over the U.S. including Georgia, Hawaii and now Seattle, which has led her to develop an uncanny ability to pick up accents.

Kirsty Gillmore

Kirsty is a New Zealand/Australian voice actor with years of experience in bringing other people’s words to life.

Tracy Russell

Tracy began her adventures in audio over twenty years ago playing feisty types doing battle with aliens in BBC spin-offs of dramas.

Joel Froomkin

AudioFile Earphones Award-winner Joel Froomkin is a classically trained narrator known for rich characterizations.

Elmira Rahim

Elmira started her acting career in her home country Iran when she was a teenager.

Claire Calverley

Claire’s strong, reassuring, trustworthy and unique voice is formed of a Yorkshire upbringing to age 18, drama school training in London, 1 year touring Australia and 20 years living in Cornwall.

Lara J West

Lara was classically trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School where she played everything from Humpty Dumpty to Lady Macduff.

Claire Wyatt

Claire is an accomplished British actress and voiceover artist with a reputation for clarity, wit and chameleon-like versatility.

Andrew Cullum

Andrew trained at Webber Douglas. He toured his one man show, The Storytellers, up and down the country for many years.

Peter Noble

Peter studied music and drama at the University of Cape Town, and toured South Africa with a small repertory company, as well as working on radio, TV and film.

Tom Bromhead

Tom is a uniquely international voice artist. Now living in Los Angeles, but having grown up in Australia and England, as well as being a musician, has given him an ear for accents and characters.

James Cameron Stewart

Half Scots, half English, and marginally eccentric, James/Cameron is first and foremost an actor.

Sam Devereaux

Sam trained at Arts Educational Schools (BA Hons – Acting, 2004) and has been narrating audiobooks since 2014.

Brigid Lohrey

Brigid is a professional actor, examiner and audiobook narrator, originally from the island of Tasmania, Australia but now calls London home.

Antony Ferguson

Antony was recommended by the “All About Romance” Web site as one of the best male narrators at performing female characters.

Tim Gerard Reynolds

To date, Tim has 10 Audiofile Earphone Awards under his belt, with also 4 Audie nominations, and 3 Society of Voice Arts and Sciences Awards nominations.

Ana Clements

Ana is Spanish by birth, but grew up in London, and is bilingual.

Caroline McLaughlin

With a degree in Journalism from the University of Maryland, Caroline began her career in broadcasting and her credits include announcer, spokesperson, voice actor and narrator.

Gary Furlong

Gary is an up and coming Irish Audiobook narrator and Voice Actor. He has a true flair for accents and dialects and has lived all over the world including Japan, Ireland and Texas.

Derek Perkins

A degree in languages, travel worldwide on business and a facility with accents underpin skills that have seen Derek nominated for numerous awards for his audiobook work.

Melanie Fraser

Melanie was born in Cape Town, South Africa before moving to England where she has appeared as an actress, singer and dancer in theatre, TV and film for several decades.

Justine Eyre

Justine has won multiple awards for her narration, including a half-dozen Earphones and a coveted Audie amongst her more than 300 titles.

Natasha Soudek

If you’ve watched TV at all in the past ten years, you’ve definitely seen Natasha’s face many times in any number of wildly successful national, global and Super Bowl commercials.

Lucy Rayner

Lucy is an award winning British actress. Bitten hard by the acting bug whilst performing at the Edinburgh Festival as a teenager, she has performed on both sides of the US (and the Atlantic)

Matt Cowlrick

Matt is an Australian voice actor who works in voiceover with top global clients and brands in commercials, corporate/industrial and other media.

Anna Parker-Naples

Anna considers narration to be the most skilled of acting jobs and loves bringing books to life – and relishes finding subtle ways to bring out the most in an author’s words.

Liam Gerrard

Liam is an Irish born voice-artist with over 10 years experience working in every field of the voice industry.

Billie Fulford-Brown

Billie is a professionally trained actress and voice over artist. She has a talent for accents, character voices and storytelling, so finding the world of audiobooks has been a joy.

Louise Barrett

Louise has been an actress for over 20 years and has enjoyed her Theatre and Voiceover work the most.

Andrew Baguley

Andrew’s unscheduled career path began with factory work in the power cut days of the 70’s, moved on to Rent Collecting and was followed by seven years of acting.

Rich Cope

Rich relishes the opportunity that Audiobooks give him to realise characters and bring any text to life with his warm, natural tones.

Matt Jamie

Matt trained at Drama Studio London. On stage he has played a wide range of roles, from Romeo to MI5 agents to Officer Crabtree in ‘Allo ‘Allo.

Lesley Parkin

Lesley was raised in England, and graduated with a Bachelor of Education Honors degree from Cambridge University.

Fenella Fudge

Hugely versatile, Fenella can bring anything from the driest technical material to historical dramas to horror stories to characterful life.

Karen Cass

Karen has many years of professional experience in the theatre, media and as an Audiobook narrator, having recorded over a hundred and fifty titles.

Sally Burnett

Sally was born in Scotland and has been escaping into books (and recording them for RNIB) for enjoyment for many years of her life.

Jan Cramer

Jan is a London born actress trained at The Central School of Speech and Drama and has worked in the Theatre, TV , film and radio.

Jon Caruth

Jon was a regular broadcaster on his local hospital and commercial radio stations in his youth and has now returned to voice work after straying off into the business world some years ago.

Malk Williams

Malk has a natural feel for the rhythms of both narrative and verse, as well as a versatile and evocative voice, an excellent ear for accents and a knack for character voices

Cat Gould

Originally from Australia, Cat Gould has now settled in Southern Oregon where she completed her BFA in Performance with a Creative Writing Minor at SOU.

Derek Le Page

Derek has performed on stage for over 60 years and at home for even longer.

Neil Shah

Neil is a classically trained actor with an MFA from the Old Globe/University of San Diego program and has appeared on Off-Broadway and regional stages, as well as in film and television.

Morag Sims

Morag has a good ear for accents and can voice a range ages, from a very young child upwards.

Caroline Hall

Caroline began her professional career in BBC Local Radio and progressed to BBC television within a couple of years.

Sam Niblock

Sam has been a broadcast professional for over 20 years, with a welcoming and broad UK English accent that has been used by Facebook, Marks and Spencers and British Petroleum.

 

Emma Clarke

Famously the voice of London Underground, Emma has voiced over 250,000 commercials, and still has bags of energy and inventiveness for narrating books!

Peter Baker

Peter has been a professional voiceover and actor for almost 40 years starting his career at the first independent radio station in the north of the UK, Piccadilly Radio.

R. D. Watson

Roger is a Grammy nominated record producer and former record executive turned full-time voiceover actor.

George Thorn

George was born in Bedfordshire and grew up in the rough and tumble surroundings of Catford, a suburb of South London.

Peter Wickham

Peter has appeared in hundreds of radio plays, short stories, serials and poetry recordings on the BBC Radio Rep. That has led to audio books of which he has now recorded more than three hundred.

Roger Davis

As well as narrating many fiction and non-fiction audiobook titles, Roger worked for 15 years as a voice-over artist and actor for corporate clients including BP, Halifax and Coca-Cola

Eddie Beardsmore

A professional actor / voice artist for over a decade, Eddie’s chief passion is Shakespeare, a subject in which he recently completed a post graduate certificate at the Shakespeare Institute -Stratford.

Drew Campbell

Drew has lent his voice to various mediums including videos, documentaries and voiceover projects.

Emily Woo Zeller

Emily is a multiple award-winning audiobook narrator, voiceover artist, actor, singer, and dancer.

Jack Reynolds

Originally from Northern Ireland, Jack has appeared in several plays for BBC Radio 4, as well as providing the voice of Charles Darwin for a series called Hunting the Beagle.

Greg Russell

Greg has been a broadcaster and journalist for many years and has presented news and current affairs programmes for BBC Scotland and a host of commercial radio stations.

Tom Carter

Hailing from Glasgow before moving south, Tom has portrayed Edward VIII in ‘Britain’s Nazi King’ and has recently completed work on ‘Mr Selfridge’ and the dark drama ‘Gemini’.

Liz Robertson

Liz is a BJTC qualified, award winning journalist and presenter currently working for the BBC at Media City.

Ralph Lister

Born in one of the unlikeliest of places – on the desk of the British High Commissioner in New Delhi, India – Ralph lives happily in whatever reality he finds himself.

Tom Lionetti Maguire

Tom’s versatile sound that has seen him voicing Roman villagers for an Xbox game, as well as a British Commander and an Irish Lieutenant for the History Channel.

William Kirby

William is a native British-English speaker, born in Dover, Kent and has enjoyed using his voice on stage for over ten years.

Elisa Hilton

Elisa is a natural storyteller; for 20 years she’s delighted radio listeners with stories of her own life – now she can bring the same warm, friendly approach to YOUR story.

Kat Rose Martin

Kat relishes being on both the stage and in the studio and won the Best Newcomer Narrator Award for Twisted 50. She has worked with Northern Broadsides, Imagine Theatre and many more.

Serena Gay

Serena trained as a BBC radio journalist before moving to Berlin, where she worked solidly for the next 20 years as a TV news presenter and narrator for Deutsche Welle.

Zehra Jane Naqvi

Zehra Jane is a native Australian, Anglo/Indian actress, singer and voice artist.

Mary Jane Wells

Mary Jane trained as an actress at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in 1998 and began the regular back and forth to LA in 2009

Cassandra Wilson

Cassandra studied drama at Exeter University and the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts in London where she discovered her love for voice work.

Mike Rogers

Mike has worked extensively with the English Shakespeare Company, including playing the title roles of Hamlet and Titus Andronicus.

Alice Gilmour

Alice has worked primarily in the e-learning sector, where she has the ability to make even the most complex, dry information sound interesting and easily understandable.

Matt Loveridge

Matt’s talents as a stand-up comedian and teacher to provide entertaining, exciting and informative reads across all genres.

Rebecca Courtney

Rebecca is a classically trained actor who has 14 years of experience on stage, on screen and in voice overs.

James Beaumont

James is a comic actor and writer based in Wales. When he’s not busy with the Cardiff Comedy Festival, he’s lending his voice to a multitude of animations, video games and documentaries

James Warrior

James trained at the GSM&D and has been a professional actor for over 40 years, appearing on numerous repertory stages as well as the National Theatre and London’s West End.

Dawn Murphy

Dawn is a British actress and voice artist, who trained at Drama Centre London.

Andy Cresswell

Since graduating from The Birmingham School of Speech and Drama, Andy has been busy treading the boards nationally and internationally as both an actor and musician.

Ruth Urquhart

Ruth was raised in Scotland with English parents, so her forte is character work and she has an excellent ear for accents.

Penny Scott-Andrews

Penny performed in the West End and played leading roles in National Tours of many Classical productions prior to finding her niche as a voiceover.

James Gillies

James has been a familiar voice across the BBC for nearly a quarter of a century, working as an actor, continuity announcer, programme narrator and even reading the shipping forecast.

Susie Riddell

Susie now plays regular character Tracy Horrobin in The Archers and her vocal dexterity has lead to her twice being a member of the prestigious BBC Radio Drama Company.

Richard Dadd

Richard played over 25 distinct characters in his nationally award-nominated radio comedy series.

Jane Copland

Jane has over 25 years’ experience in broadcasting and voiceovers. Working mainly in television, she has been a BBC newsreader, presenter and continuity announcer.

Matthew Lloyd Davies

Highlights of Matthew’s career include Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal National Theatre, West End, International tours and award winning TV and Film.

Alex Wyndham

An Oxford University and Royal Academy of Dramatic Art graduate, Alex has voiced everything from Apple TV campaigns to Discovery Channel documentaries to fertiliser instructions.

Greg Wagland

Greg works as a jobbing actor, having performed in the last couple of years on stages from the West End, to Vienna, Pitlochry, Keswick and even sunny Ipswich.

Nicholas Camm

Nicholas, a native Englishman, has been a professional actor for some twenty years, regularly appearing in Britain’s top dramas, soaps and theatres.

Christine Rendel

Christine is a British-born audiobook narrator, voiceover performer and actor living in New York city. She has narrated a wide-ranging number of audiobooks over several years.

Michelle Ford

Michelle has a proven track record in long narration and audiobooks in contemporary fiction, historical fiction, short stories and business.

James Adams

James has narrated over 200 fiction and non-fiction audiobooks.

Tim Bruce

Essentially a British RP actor-narrator, Tim was originally born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in the North East of England (native Geordie), but spent most of his life (when not on tour!) in London.

Philip Rose

Philip built himself a home studio six years ago and now narrates books, documentaries, adverts and e-learning projects for clients around the world.

Simon Brooks

Simon’s recorded word as a storyteller has been awarded both Silver and Gold from Parent’s Choice and has been given awards from Storytelling World.

Dennis Kleinman

Dennis was a 2016 Voice Arts Nominee for Best Narrator for Biography.

Matthew Waterson

Matthew has been heard on ESPN, ABC, Speed Channel, Logo, and inDemand. He is the radio voice of Twinings Tea and the voice of Sabra Dips.

Alex Hyde-White

Alex is UK born, raised in SoCal desert, the son of British Character great Wilfrid Hyde-White and was an actor at birth, getting his start as one of the last contract players at Universal Studios, at age 19.

Fajer Al-Kaisi

Fajer Al-Kaisi is an actor for the stage and screen as well as an experienced voice over artist and audiobook narrator.

Kelly Birch

Kelly was born in Kent in England and has been using her voice to entertain and educate for more than 20 years.

Anne Flosnik

Anne is an accomplished British actress with lead credits on stage, television, commercials and voice-overs, and has hundreds of audiobooks to her credit.

Deepti Gupta

Praised by The New York Times for her performance in the feature film ‘Walkaway’, Deepti also stars in ‘Record/Play’ (a sci-fi love story) which was an official selection at SUNDANCE 2013.

Susannah Tyrrell

Susannah has a distinctive and warm British voice. A classical soloist in opera, music theater, recitals and contemporary music, she has sung all over Europe, living in Paris, Vienna and London.

Helen Lloyd

A classically trained actor, (GSM&D), Helen has trodden the boards of The Old Vic, The National Theatre, at The Edinburgh Festival, The Roundhouse and in the West End.

Nick Afka Thomas

Nick was once a comedy actor in London until he met and married his American wife. Now he is a comedy actor in New York.