Robert Belgrade

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Robert Belgrade
Belgrade playing tabla on stage.
Born San Francisco, California, U.S.
Other names Robbie Belgrade
Alma mater Ali Akbar College of Music
Occupation Voice actor, musician
Years active 1995-present
Notable credit(s) Tekken
as Announcer
Megaman X
as Signas
as Optimus Prime/Soundwave

Robert Belgrade is an American voice actor and musician. He's best known for being the original English dubbing voice actor for Alucard in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, and for being the announcer in several entries of the Tekken series.


Belgrade attended the Ali Akbar College of Music, and began his studies in Western Classical music on the piano and flute. After that he studied the saxophone and improvisation under John Handy. He also studied vocal music under Ali Akbar Khan and the tabla under Alla Rakha, Zakir Hussain and Swapan Chaudhuri. He currently resides in Berkeley, California, and performs in a wide range of musical concepts, including R&B, jazz, Latin and Indian music.[1]

Voice acting[edit]

Robert Belgrade worked regularly as a voice actor in video games since 1995. After 2007 however, he is not known to have any credited voice acting role.

Belgrade maintained a website that had information on his music and voice acting credits, at For unknown reasons, the site went down sometime after 2009, and has never been put up again.


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Video games[edit]


  1. ^ Bevan, Andy. "From Conception to Realisation". Elder Conservatorium of Music. University of Adelaide. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 

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