Let’s face it, some performers are hired for their look. If you take away the chiseled frame and steely glare, you are left with sophomore-year-at-the-conservatory-level diction and delivery. But truly great actors and broadcasters have the charisma and versatile skill-set to make limitation an inspiration…even with a simple voice-over.
A captivating speaker is a priceless commodity in television and film narration, so if you watch TV, you’ve probably heard these people talk. Scroll the gallery for 30 of the most distinctive voices in entertainment history.