Ian Russell

Ian Russell

Member for 7 years •
"VoiceActor of the Year 2020 5* Customer Service 5* Performance"

Hi, my name is Ian and I'm a British Voice Actor based in the USA.

I was delighted to be presented with the Award for Best Gaming Performance 2021 by One Voice USA

In 2020 I was awarded the prestigious Male Voiceover Artist of the Year accolade and Best Male Character Performance in an Animation by the One Voice Awards UK.

I have received an additional 7 Nominations from One Voice and 4 from SOVAS - Society of Voice Arts - along with a best-supporting Actor Nomination (see below)

Best Male Animation One Voice USA 2021
Best Male Movie/Gaming Trailer One Voice USA 2021
Best Performance in a demo reel One Voice USA 2021
Male Voice of the Year One Voice USA 2021

Best Male Gaming One Voice UK 2020
Best Performance in a Videogame demo reel SOVAS 2020
Best Performanace in an E-Learning Demo Reel SOVAS 2020
Best Audiobook Children SOVAS 2020
Best Audiobook Teen SOVAS 2020
Best Supporting Actor Nomination from the Skyphire Festival 2020

UK Male Voice of the Year One Voice 2019
Best Male Gaming One Voice UK 2019

Specialties are Gaming, Animation, Corporate/Commercial, E-Learning, Instructional and Explainer Videos, Narration, Movie Trailers, Documentaries and Educational. I've been hired by clients from all over the globe and can supply the following accents: British RP, British London, British Northern, Scottish, Southern US,

Vocal influences include Tom Hiddleston, Jude Law, Sir Ian McKellen and David Attenborough.


I have trained in London with JP Orr (The Showreel) and Yvonne Morley (Former Head of Voice at LAMDA)
Workshops with Adele Cutting, Philip Banks, Jeffrey Umberger, Stanley Fisher, Lisa Biggs, J Michael Collins and many more
Conferences attended include One Voice (London and dallas), VO Atlanta and Faffcon
I continue to hone my skills every day


I'm often told my client list reads like a listing of the fortune 500
Which I guess means that people with significant reputations to lose have trusted my voice to represent them
I'd love to do the same for you
For a more complete overview of my portfolio I would encourage you to visit my website


We are a VO family. If you need a British Teen, my daughter is available for hire - Search Eva Russell