Robin Atkin Downes

BirthDay:

06 Sep 1976

Bio:

Robin Atkin Downes has an extensive and distinguished career in all aspects of the film and television industry, not only as an accomplished actor but also as a director, producer, voice-over artist, motion capture artist and music producer.

Born and raised in the U.K., he was trained in the United States, with a Masters of Fine Arts degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.

Robin's on-camera credits include series regular, recurring and guest starring roles on many shows, including Criminal Minds (2005), NCIS: Los Angeles (2009), Entourage (2004), CSI: Miami (2002), The Starter Wife (2008) and In Plain Sight (2008), among others. He has also worked on many features, including Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007), Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009), How to Train Your Dragon (2010), and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011).

His creature vocal effects can be heard in many films, including Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007), The Tale of Despereaux (2008), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), The Wolfman (2010), Immortals (2011), and Happy Feet 2 (2011).

As a voice-over artist, Robin is one of the most prolific voice actors in Los Angeles and is proficient in over 60 dialects. He has acted in 100's of the top interactive titles in the industry, as well as work on commercials and animated shows. His current animated series work includes roles in Thundercats (2011), Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008), The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010), Regular Show (2009), and Green Lantern: The Animated Series (2011), among many others. Robin performed the role of David in Katsuhiro Otomo's Steamboy (2004), with Patrick Stewart, Alfred Molina and Anna Paquin. Other interactive credits include Talbot in Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011), Joseph Capelli in Resistance 3 (2011), Atoq Navarro in Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (2007), Sean Devlin in The Saboteur (2009), and Travis Touchdown in No More Heroes (2007). His vocal creature skills were used for several of the locust creatures in the Gears of War (2006) franchise as well as the characters Kim Minh, Niles and Chaps. In addition, he also voices promos and trailers for television and film.

Robin's stage credits include performances in London, Prague and the United States, including "John Wilkes Booth" in the Philadelphia premiere of "Assassins", "Cyranau De Bergerac" at the famed Walnut Street Theatre, "Skinlad/Brink" in "Road", performed at The Wilma Theatre, and in Prague and the title role in "Dracula" at the Hermosa Playhouse.
Filmography

Actor ( 81 credits )

Suicide Squad (2016) Angelo
Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
The Conjuring 2 (2016) Bill (voice)
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Creature Vocals (voice)
Voltron: Legendary Defender (2016)  Former Galra Prisoner / ... (1 episode, 2016)
San Andreas (2015) News Announcer
Postman Pat: The Movie (2014) Simon Cowbell (voice)
Parts Per Billion (2014) News Reporter
The Strain (2014)  The Master (9 episodes, 2014)
Sonic Boom (2014)  Additional Voices (2 episodes, 2014-2015)
Star Wars Rebels (2014)  Cham Syndulla / ... (1 episode, 2016)
Clarence (2014)  Fartholomew (1 episode, 2016)
I Know That Voice (2013) Himself (as Robin Atkin Downs)
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) Edward (voice)
Sofia the First (2013)  Fisherman / ... (3 episodes, 2014)
Marvel's Avengers Assemble (2013)  Glorian (1 episode, 2013)
Beware the Batman (2013)  Dane Lisslow / ... (6 episodes, 2014)
Monsters vs. Aliens (2013)  Academic Dr. Cockroach / ... (1 episode, 2013)
King Star King (2013)  Narrator, Chunkles (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. (2013)  Abomination / ... (4 episodes, 2013-2014)
The World of Steam (2013)  Lord Grey (1 episode, 2015)
Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload (2013)  Abomination (unknown episodes)
Prometheus (2012) Ship Computer Voice (voice)
Battleship (2012) Soccer Announcer
Ultimate Spider-Man (2012)  Abomination / ... (2 episodes, 2015)
Happy Feet 2 (2011) Additional Voices (voice)
Star Tours: The Adventures Continue (2011) Security guard (uncredited)
The Eagle (2011) Centurion (uncredited)
Green Lantern: The Animated Series (2011)  Gil Broome / ... (1 episode, 2012)
Thundercats (2011)  Mumm-Ra / ... (14 episodes, 2011-2012)
Animals Say the Wildest Things (2011) (6 episodes, 2011)
Halloween Wars (2011)  Himself - Guest Judge (1 episode, 2015)
How to Train Your Dragon (2010) Ack (voice)
Repo Men (2010) News reporter (uncredited)
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes (2010)  Baron Zemo / ... (8 episodes, 2010-2012)
Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (2010)  Sir Cyrus / ... (2 episodes, 2011)
Generator Rex (2010)  Reddick / ... (4 episodes, 2011-2013)
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009) Prime #3 (voice)
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)  Prague Henchman (1 episode, 2011)
Regular Show (2009)  Gary / ... (9 episodes, 2010-2014)
The Tale of Despereaux (2008) The Cat (uncredited)
Body of Lies (2008) News Correspondent (uncredited)
Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown (2008) Narrator (voice)
Meet the Spartans (2008) Narrator (uncredited)
Star Wars: The Clone Wars (2008)  Rush Clovis / ... (11 episodes, 2009-2014)
In Plain Sight (2008)  Vidonne Gustonne (1 episode, 2008)
The Starter Wife (2008)  Jeff (3 episodes, 2008)
Batman: The Brave and the Bold (2008)  Firefly / ... (2 episodes, 2010)
The Kingdom (2007) News Reporter (uncredited)
For Pete's Wake! (2007) Jesse
Ben & Izzy (2007)  Ibn Batouta (1 episode, 2008)
Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006) Additional Voice Cast (voice)
The New World (2005) (uncredited)
The Great War of Magellan (2005)
Geppetto's Secret (2005) Philip Screwdriver (voice)
Frankenstein & the Werewolf Reborn! (2005) Peter Kranek / Werewolf (as Robin Downes)
Criminal Minds (2005)  Lachlan McDermott (1 episode, 2011)
Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)  Additional Voices / ... (3 episodes, 2006)
Ben 10 (2005)  Jonah Melville (1 episode, 2006)
Cyber Wars (2004) Various
Steamboy (2004) David (voice)
Entourage (2004)  Photo Shoot Director (1 episode, 2007)
Stroker and Hoop (2004)  Various / ... (5 episodes, 2005)
Evil Con Carne (2003)  Secret Service #1 / ... (1 episode, 2004)
Sonic X (2003) (78 episodes, 2003-2006)
High Voltage (2002) Gavin P. Templeton III
Glaadiator (2002) Marcus Areolus
CSI: Miami (2002)  Danny Walters (1 episode, 2006)
Justice League (2001)  Gentleman Ghost / ... (2 episodes, 2006)
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (2001)  Chocolate Sailor #2 / ... (1 episode, 2004)
The Proud Family (2001)  Additional Voices (uncredited) (1 episode, 2001)
Titans (2000)  Skyler (1 episode, 2001)
Babylon Park: Frightspace (1999) Lillard / Steve / Byakhee (voice)
Angel (1999)  Pockla (uncredited) (1 episode, 2001)
The Werewolf Reborn! (1998) Peter Kranek
Charmed (1998)  Demon of Illusion (1 episode, 2000)
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)  Machida (1 episode, 1997)
Nash Bridges (1996)  Bruce Jenkel (1 episode, 1999)
Arli$$ (1996) (1 episode, 2002)
Babylon 5 (1994)  Byron / ... (9 episodes, 1997-1998)
Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990)  Richard (1 episode, 1998)

Director ( 1 credit )

For Pete's Wake! (2007)