Tilo Schmitz

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Tilo Schmitz (* 1959 in Radebeul ) is a German voice actor and radio play speaker .

Live and act

From 1982 to 1986 Schmitz studied at the Ernst Busch Academy of Dramatic Arts in Berlin . He then worked at the Cottbus State Theater until 1989 . Since 1989 he has lived in Berlin as a freelance voice actor. In addition to synchronizing films, he also speaks radio plays and commercials and is also active as station voice for ProSieben , Sat.1 and N24 .

Due to his sonorous bass voice , he is often used for the synchronization of various roles. Actors he regularly lends or lends his voice to include Ving Rhames , Abraham Benrubi , Ron Perlman and the late Michael Clarke Duncan . As voice actor for Marc Alaimo and Christopher Judge , he can be heard in the science fiction series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Stargate - Kommando SG-1 . For the synchronization of Batou he was represented in the anime Ghost in the Shell and Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence as well as for the subsequent anime series Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG . Furthermore, it synchronizes Dennis Haysbert , who in the series The Unit - A Few Good Men the Sergeant Major mimes Jonas "Snake Doctor" Blane. In 2012 he dubbed Captain Utan in Ice Age 4 - Fully Postponed .

In 1995 he played the role of "Ben", the main actor from the Lucas Arts adventure game "Vollgas (Full Throttle)". Schmitz was also the voice of Obelix in the comic book adaptation Asterix and the Vikings and had a short synchronous role as Eisenherd in the Disney adaptation of Beauty and the Beast . Since 1998 he has been dubbing Kater Karlo in various Disney specials. He also spoke in the new dubbing versions of the Looney Tunes cartoons and in Looney Tunes: Back in Action the role of Yosemite Sam .

He was also the German voice actor for Gerard Butler in the role of King Leonidas in the film 300 , and he speaks in the series The School of Little Vampires the Count Horrificus. In the series Pushing Daisies Tilo Schmitz speaks to the detective and former police officer Emerson Cod. In the video game Left 4 Dead 2 he lends his voice to the character coach. In the game Dragon Age 2 and its sequel Dragon Age: Inquisition he is the German voice of the dwarf Varric. In Starcraft 2 , also published in 2010, he took over the dubbing voice of Tychus Findlay. In the games programmed by Crytek Crysis 1-3 , he speaks the character of Lawrence "Prophet" Barnes as a voice actor. In 2011, he dubbed Ken Foree in the film adaptation of the bestseller Water for the Elephants . In 2013 he dubbed the terracotta emperor in the game Moorhuhn - Tiger and Chicken . His voice is also known as the voice actor for Ron Perlman from the Hellboy films.


Radio plays (selection)

Synchronous rollers (selection)

Abraham Benrubi

Chi McBride

Christopher Judge

Dennis Haysbert

Djimon Hounsou

Jim Cummings

Keith David

Michael Clarke Duncan

Ron Perlman

Steve Austin

Thomas Lister junior

Ving Rhames

Wendell Pierce



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